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UTSA Cyber Security and IS Student Jessica Lê Starts Career at Chevron


Born in ­­­Irving, TX and raised by two immigrant parents, Jessica Lê has always had a mission for success. Lê will graduate this December with undergraduate degrees in cyber security and information systems. “I love the feeling of being in a fast-paced, diverse and challenging environment,” said Lê, a first-generation student. “Cyber security is such a… Read more »

College of Business Is a Leader in Cyber Security and Data Analytics


It has become too commonplace to learn about major data breaches at financial institutions, retail stores or restaurant chains. Traditional cyber security methods are not enough to stop these attacks. But, with the advent of new analytical tools including deep learning and artificial intelligence, cyber professionals are going on the offensive to prevent these occurrences.… Read more »

EMBA Students Study Innovation Through Crowdsourcing


As part of an Innovation and Entrepreneurship class for the UTSA College of Business Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) program, Associate Professor Kathryn Keeton is challenging EMBA students to consider how they can innovate using crowdfunding and crowdsourcing. “I want students in my class to have a paradigm shift,” said Keeton. “When we introduce… Read more »

Record Number of Business Students Participate in CAP Program


The UTSA College of Business Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) kicked off the Career Action Program (CAP) last month with a full-day conference for over 400 undergraduate and graduate business students. CAP, the college’s signature professional development program, is comprised of 17 hours of professional development education including the conference, resume writing training, mock… Read more »

Graduate Students Attend National Black MBA Conference


The UTSA College of Business Graduate Studies Office sponsored five students to attend the National Black MBA Conference this fall in Detroit, Michigan. “This conference is the perfect opportunity for graduate students to enhance their professional development skills and expand their career prospects,” said Pamela Smith, associate dean of graduate studies. Student participants were Cydney… Read more »

Rosas Named Accounting Alumnus of the Year


Chris Rosas, ’00 MBA ’02, was named the Outstanding Accounting Alumnus of the Year by the UTSA College of Business Department of Accounting. Rosas is the vice president of global tax and treasury at Rackspace, where he has worked since 2010. He began his career with Clear Channel Communications and rose to the position of… Read more »

Business Students Receive $250,000 in Scholarships


The UTSA College of Business awarded over $250,000 in scholarships to 123 business students this year thanks to the generous contributions of our benefactors.  The students and donors were honored at a banquet this week recognizing their accomplishments. Three students presented remarks on behalf of all scholarship recipients.  They were Victoria Baldwin, a graduate accounting… Read more »

College Experiences Record Fall Enrollments


Enrollments at the UTSA College of Business continue their climb reaching a record-high 6,763 students for Fall 2018.  Undergraduate enrollment is 5,807, and graduate enrollment is 956. In the past five years total College of Business enrollments have increased by more than 1,700 students (33 percent), and graduate enrollments have increased by 51 percent during… Read more »

Economics Faculty Member Studies Unauthorized Immigrants


Studying the economic interactions of unauthorized immigrants from a policy perspective, Hamid Beladi, associate dean of faculty and research and Janey S. Briscoe Endowed Chair in Business, conducted research in this area with colleagues. The article, “A Model of Smuggling and Trafficking of Illegal Immigrants with a Host Country Policy,” appeared in the Review of… Read more »

College’s Center for Professional Excellence Expanding Executive Programming


With a focus on creating a collaborative learning environment for local professionals, the UTSA College of Business Center for Professional Excellence (CPE) has expanded their partnerships as well as their program offerings within the business community. This past year the CPE has presented customized professional development programs in artificial intelligence, analytics, health care leadership and… Read more »

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