Business and Economy

Red McCombs gives $50 million to UT Austin business school

May 11, 2000

In the largest single donation in the 117-year history of The University of Texas at Austin, San Antonio businessman Red McCombs has given a $50 million cash gift to the University's business school, UT officials announced at a press conference today (May 11).

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The University of Texas at Austin management information systems 311F course to hold business fair on May 1

April 26, 2000

The MIS 311F class at The University of Texas Business School will hold its biannual "City of Cleveland" business fair and mock trade show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 1, at the Texas Union Ballroom.

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Program helps communities "left behind" in Internet era

April 4, 2000

The GTE Foundation has provided a $50,000 gift to launch a new program at The University of Texas at Austin to help disenfranchised communities grappling with being "left behind" in the Internet era.

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U.S. Latino and Latina WWII Conference at UT Austin invites public and scholars to discuss war's impact

March 29, 2000

Dozens of nationally renowned scholars will be featured during a two-day conference at The University of Texas at Austin May 26 and 27 focusing on contributions and issues concerning U.S. Latinos and Latinas and World War II.

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UT Austin School of Law wins moot court competition

March 3, 2000

Students representing The University of Texas at Austin School of Law won the 2000 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition held recently at Pace Law School in New York.

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