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Parents Council: Engagement Opportunities

"Texas Means Business, and your support of the McCombs School of Business means greater opportunity for all its students"

Judy Ann and Jimmy McCartney
McCombs Parents Council Co-Chairs, 2018-19

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For information on the
Texas BBA Program
contact
TexasBBA@mccombs.utexas.edu

If you are interested in learning more about how to get involved, contact 
McCombs Parents Council

Executive Level members of the McCombs Parents Council are invited to serve and support Texas BBA program initiatives.  Areas of involvement include:

Academic Support & Global Experiences

  • Student Advising
  • Study Abroad Opportunities

Prospective Student Recruitment & Diversity

Leadership Development & Student Organizations

Opportunities for Engagement

  • Speaking – Speaking and serving as a resource for parents at Family Weekend. 
  • Supporting other events –  including leadership development events, McCombs MFEA, DYNAMC, LeaderShape® at McCombs retreat, and student organization weekly meetings with identifying and connecting potential panel speakers.
  • Videos from a parents' perspective – Creating an off-to-school FAQ video for Summer Family Orientation in addition to recruitment and global experience videos.
  • Postcards – Signing personal notes on postcards sent to prospective students.
  • Parent-to-Parent Outreach – help provide information and insights to other current and prospective parents.
  • Events – host and/or attend McCombs informational events in Texas cities for prospective students to learn more about the application process.
  • Fundraising – help raise current-use funds for the Texas BBA program as well as supporting the McCombs School in its goal to raise a $4 million permanent endowment for this program.