Topic: Thomas Gilligan

$6 Million Gift Will Fund Expansion of Texas Venture Labs

May 3, 2012

The Texas Venture Labs at the McCombs School of Business is now the Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs, in recognition of a combined gift of more than $6 million from Fort Worth businessman and entrepreneur Jon Brumley to fund the growth of the program at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Leadership Academy to Prepare Texas High School Students for Future Challenges

June 10, 2011

One hundred students from Texas high schools will arrive at The University of Texas at Austin June 12 to begin an intensive five-day leadership academy.

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University of Texas at Austin Professor Most Influential Management Information Systems Researcher

Feb. 2, 2011

Andrew B. Whinston, professor at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, is identified as the most influential researcher in the field of management information systems in a study that measures the productivity and impact of published work by scientists and scholars using a yardstick called the h-index.

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E-Stars Align: TVL Expo to be Highlighted by Top Austin and University Entrepreneurs

Nov. 9, 2010

In addition to top leadership and rising business stars at The University of Texas at Austin, the first Texas Venture Labs (TVL) Expo on Nov. 19 will feature some of Austin's entrepreneurial elite and showcase new companies and initiatives that represent the university's entrepreneurial ecosystem, including:

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Inventor of Ethernet and Venture Capital Executive Bob Metcalfe to Lead Innovation Initiatives at The University of Texas at Austin

Nov. 8, 2010

Dr. Robert M. Metcalfe, an icon of entrepreneurial engineering and inventor of today's local-area networking standard, Ethernet, has been selected to lead innovation initiatives at The University of Texas at Austin Cockrell School of Engineering.

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