Topic: McCombs School of Business

Students Build Solar-Powered Home

Oct. 8, 2015
Students designed and built a solar-powered home for the 2015 Solar Decathlon.

More than 60 students from The University of Texas at Austin and the Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany have spent two years imagining how to power our homes and keep our day-to-day lives running on light from the sun. Now, as part of the U.S. Department of Energy's Solar Decathlon, the solar-powered home they designed and built is on display in California, where judges will score the team's work.

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Energy Management Program Receives Landmen Accreditation

Sept. 2, 2015
2015 EMP Cohort in front of the UT Tower

The American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL) has accredited the Energy Management Program at UT Austin’s McCombs School of Business, making the program one of 11 nationally accredited land management programs in North America. 

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Halliburton Partners With McCombs School to Teach Business

Aug. 6, 2015
Halliburton hard hat

Halliburton has donated $1 million to renew support of the Texas Business Foundations Summer Institute at the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin. The grant will fund the Summer Institute through 2020. 

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Investors May Be Missing Hidden Warnings in Audit Reports

July 7, 2015
Audit checklist

Investors may be overlooking information about financial misstatement risk in unqualified audit reports, according to research from the McCombs School of Business at UT Austin.

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Model Predicts Which Delinquent Credit Card Holders Will Pay

May 14, 2015
Credit Card Bills

Research from the McCombs School of Business has identified a way to accurately predict which delinquent credit card accounts will repay an outstanding balance.

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