News Center | Office of Communications
April 15, 2021
A group of alumni from the C. T. Bauer College of Business recently created a scholarship to support business students in the Eta Lambda chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity.
April 16, 2021
In March, the C. T. Bauer College of Business Leadership & Engagement program hosted its first Fireside Chat with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) on Diversity in Tech.
April 13, 2021
In March, the C. T. Bauer College of Business partnered with a startup hackathon that challenged college students from across the country to create a sustainability startup.
Forbes | April 1, 2021
WalletHub | April 1, 2021
Fox 26 Houston | March 26, 2021
Houston Public Media | March 24, 2021
The Wall Street Journal | February 19, 2021
Bloomberg Businessweek | February 3, 2021
Theundefeated.com | February 11, 2021
KTRH 740 AM | February 5, 2021
Houston Chronicle | January 16, 2021
In this issue of Inside Bauer, we highlight the idea that “Bauer Connects,” whether that is through person-to-person connection, the college’s innate connection to the city of Houston, or the emerging global connection that the college is building through collaborative outreach, research, and programming. This digital-only issue includes exciting video content as well as related links to other stories, podcasts and virtual interviews!
This sense of connection became even more important and apparent in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, as the Bauer community created opportunities together by facing the challenges presented over the last year. In this issue, we've highlighted a number of ways that Bauer students, alumni, faculty, staff and partners worked together to find innovative solutions to issues in health care, technology, teaching and connecting.
In addition to the pandemic, our community has come together over the last year to create a venue for conversation and change related to social injustice issues. You'll read stories about the college's focus on diversity, equity and inclusion over the last year, including an interview with Derek Avery, Bauer's first Chair of Inclusive Leadership, as well as alumna Celia Fraser, who was recently recognized by Yahoo! Finance as an emerging D&I leader.
We are also highlighting the many successes of our programs in 2020, in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, including a second consecutive Number 1 ranking for the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship, a leap of 21 places for our undergraduate program in the Poets&Quants ranking, and a look at how students from the Program for Excellence in Selling supported local nonprofits over the summer by generating $35,000 in revenue, with a pipeline of an additional $100,000.
Please take a moment to explore this issue of Inside Bauer, and let us know what you think. You can also share your thoughts and favorite stories on social media, using #BauerConnects.
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