UTSA College of Business Newsletter
September 6, 2012
COB Homecoming Reception

Hispanic Business ranking
College of Business Nationally Ranked by Hispanic Business

The UTSA College of Business has been ranked the No. 7 graduate business school in the nation for Hispanics by Hispanic Business in their September 2012 edition. The college has been ranked in the top 10 for five consecutive years. Hispanic Business selected the top 10 universities nationally in business based on five criteria: enrollment of Hispanics, percentage of full-time Hispanic faculty members, availability of student support and services, retention rates and graduate program reputation.

Tony Ciochetti and K.K. Raman
Two New Endowed Chairs Join Faculty

Two distinguished faculty have joined the College of Business as endowed chairs. Tony Ciochetti has been named the Elmo James Burke Jr. Chair in Real Estate Finance and Development. Ciochetti previously served as the Thomas G. Eastman Chair and chairman of the Center for Real Estate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. K.K. Raman is the inaugural holder of the Glenn L. and Sally P. Ramsdell Memorial Chair in Accounting. Raman previously was the O.J. Curry Professor at the University of North Texas.

Regents Outstanding Teaching Award
Two Faculty Members Named Outstanding Teachers by UT System

Faculty members David Han and Daniel Tablada were bestowed the highest honor by the UT System Board of Regents—the Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award. Han, assistant professor of statistics, has a knack for simplifying difficult concepts and relating them to real life problems. A senior lecturer in marketing, Tablada draws upon his professional experience to deliver intriguing lectures that stimulate engagement and curiosity and cultivate independent thought.

Jeanie Wyatt
Business Alumna Named UTSA Alumnus of the Year

Jeanie Wyatt, MBA ’86 was named Alumnus of the Year at the UTSA Alumni Association gala last month. She is the founder and chief executive officer of South Texas Money Management (STMM), a private investment company with approximately $1.8 billion in assets under management. Wyatt was selected as one of Barron’s Top 100 Independent Advisors in 2011—one of eight women to make the national ranking—and is a Texas Business Hall of Fame honoree.

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