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July 2018
18
WED
Come mix and mingle with your fellow McCombs alumni and current McCombs students interning NW Arkansas for the summer. This is a great opportunity to broaden your network! If you have McCombs students at your company this summer, please encourage them to RSVP using the student registration link!

The ticket cost includes heavy appetizers and a cash bar will be available.
 
Wednesday, July 18
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Preacher's Son Rooftop Patio 201 NW A St. Bentonville, AR 72712
19
THU

Come mix and mingle with your fellow Texas McCombs alumni, Texas LBJ alumni, and current students interning in San Antonio for the summer. This will be a great opportunity to broaden your network! If you have business or LBJ students at your company this summer, please encourage them to RSVP using the student registration link!

Heavy appetizers and your first two drinks will be provided.

 
Thursday, July 19
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Quarry Golf Course, 444 E Basse Rd., San Antonio, TX 78209
24
TUES
Come mix and mingle with your fellow McCombs alumni and current McCombs students interning in the Bay Area for the summer. This is a great opportunity to broaden your network! If you have McCombs students at your company this summer, please encourage them to RSVP using the student registration link!

The ticket cost includes heavy appetizers and a cash bar will be available.
 
Tuesday, July 24
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Bistro Aix 3340 Steiner St. San Francisco, CA 94123
24
TUES

Please join your fellow alumni and friends of McCombs for an engaging and informative workshop to help you plan for the future. This is a two-part class held on Tuesday, July 24 AND Thursday, July 26.

Daniel Caswell, CPA, BBA '84, will conduct a workshop to educate and inform McCombs alumni about smart ways to build 100% confidence that you will not run out of money.
 
Tuesday, July 24
6:30pm - 8:30pm

McCombs School, GSB 2.120 2110 Speedway Austin, TX 78705
25
WED
Come mix and mingle with your fellow Texas McCombs alumni, Texas Law alumni, and current students interning in L.A. for the summer. This will be a great opportunity to broaden your network! If you have business or law students at your company this summer, please encourage them to attend.

Appetizers and your first drink will be provided.
 
Wednesday, July 25
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Craft, 10100 Constellation Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90067
28
SAT

You are invited to join the New York for McCombs Board and the McCombs NYC Alumni chapter for our 3rd annual summer Welcome to New York brunch. We are pleased to welcome you into our community and expand your Longhorn connections.

We look forward to meeting you and sharing our alumni and student engagement efforts to bridge The University of Texas at Austin and New York. Take this opportunity to broaden your network and connect with your fellow McCombs alumni and current McCombs students interning in NYC for the summer. If you have McCombs recent graduates and student interns at your company, please encourage them to RSVP!
 
Saturday, July 28
11:00am - 1:00pm

La Palapa 77 St. Mark's Place New York NY 10003
31
TUES
Join your fellow alumni and friends for a special workshop for business owners, executives, and C-Suite members. Creating value is the goal of all owners and their key executives. Over time, leaving that value locked inside the business creates significant risk. Learn how to unlock and extract that value tax efficiently.

Daniel Caswell, CPA, BBA Class of 1984, will conduct a workshop to educate and inform McCombs alumni about smart ways to create and unlock business value now and in the future. Learn about tools and strategies and experience real-time coaching to enable you to take action today.

The workshop topics include:

Section 1: Business Valuation = What is your business worth?
Section 2: Understand your value proposition
Section 3: How to create business value now and in the future
Section 4: How to unlock and extract that value
Section 5: Ways to reduce current and future taxes.

Parking is free at the Brazos Parking Garage located at the corner of Brazos Street and MLK Boulevard. Please bring your parking ticket to the event.
 
Tuesday, July 31
6:30pm - 8:30pm

McCombs School of Business, GSB 2.120
August 2018
3
FRI
Description: Students will participate in small-group discussions with recruiters and professionals from select industries to learn more about roles and opportunities within their areas of study. To participate, register HERE!
 
Friday, August 3
9:00am - 12:00pm

Student Activity Center, UT Austin
15
WED

The Texas McCombs Alumni Network is hosting a three-part Career Webinar Summer Series featuring advisor, speaker, brand builder, and McCombs alumna, Nina Pickell. The webinars will run in June, July, and August. Each webinar will be different, so please tune in for one, two, or all three! If you register, you will receive an email reminder the day of each webinar.

 
Wednesday, August 15
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Online: https://meeting.austin.utexas.edu/careerwebinar
22
WED

Description: At the MPA Career Lunch, a variety of speakers will address topics affecting their company and/or industry such as market trends and regulatory changes. As a participating organization, you will have an assigned table for representatives to interact with students throughout the meal and educate them about available career opportunities. Additionally, you may submit a proposed topic and speaker biography for review and possible selection by a UT committee composed of faculty, students, and staff. A brief networking dessert reception at the end provides a chance to connect with additional students. Newly admitted traditional MPA students are the primary audience.

Representatives: There is a maximum of 2 representatives for this event.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn
 
Wednesday, August 22
10:30am - 1:30pm

23
THU
Description: Mock Interviews are a great way to meet potential new candidates while helping the students continue to improve their interviewing skills. Participating companies will have the opportunity to meet up to 8 candidates from their desired programs in 30 minute mock interviews. To participate as a mock interviewer, please email shannon.hickson@mccombs.utexas.edu to be added to the interview roster.
 
Thursday, August 23
8:00am - 5:00pm

McCombs School of Business Ford Career Center
23
THU

Description: The fall session of MPA Meet the Firms: A Speed Networking Event provides a venue to connect with students in a format that offers both structured speed networking and open networking. The primary audience is incoming traditional MPA students.

Representatives: There is a maximum of 4 representatives for this event.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn
 
Thursday, August 23
9:30am - 1:00pm

24
FRI
Description: Texas MS students “trek” to Dallas, Houston, and sites in Austin/San Antonio and will have the opportunity to learn about industry, job functions, and types of projects at your company site. Ideal trek host companies will be able to accommodate a full cohort (up to 65 students for the MSF and MSBA programs; 35-40 students for the MSM and MSITM programs). Interested in hosting a group? Email shannon.hickson@mccombs.utexas.edu to express interest.

 
Friday, August 24
8:00am - 5:00pm

On-site: Dallas, Houston, Austin or San Antonio,
30
THU
Description: Come and mingle with the Texas MS Class of 2019! Discuss opportunities with your organization and how our students can be successful in your recruiting process over light refreshments in a relaxed atmosphere. To participate, register HERE.
 
Thursday, August 30
9:00am - 12:00pm

McCombs School of Business Hall of Honors
September 2018
3
MON

There will be no recruiting events on September 3, 2018.

 
Monday, September 3
All Day

4-6
TUES   THU

Career Week, hosted by BBA Career Services every fall and spring, provides employers with opportunities to connect with Texas BBA students through a variety of career-related events and workshops. It is designed to maximize employer and student meeting time by condensing multiple events into a shorter time frame. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA.

 
Tuesday, September 4 - Thursday, September 6
All Day

4
TUES

BBA Corporate Mock Interviews are a great way to build your company’s reputation and presence on campus. Representatives from your company interview students for mock positions and give the BBA students valuable feedback. Please contact Mandy Kious to sign-up to participate (no registration fee).

 
Tuesday, September 4
10:00am - 3:00pm

Ford Career Center Interview Suites (GSB 4.114)
4
TUES

Description: MPA Mock Interview Day allows you to create a student-friendly image, build your company brand on campus, and identify great candidates early by conducting mock interviews to help students improve their interviewing skills. The primary audience is third-year MPA students, though all MPA students are welcome to attend.

Representatives: Single half-day or full-day schedules are available.
Contact: Jo Chauvin
 
Tuesday, September 4
10:00am - 4:00pm

4
TUES

An opportunity for Target Your Future sponsors to be spotlighted and share insight with BBA students; open networking following the panel. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA

 
Tuesday, September 4
5:00pm - 6:30pm

Legacy Events Room (CBA 3.202)
5
WED

McCombs Career Expo (held each fall and spring) provides opportunities for employers to recruit full-time and internship candidates at the McCombs School of Business. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA.

 
Wednesday, September 5
11:00am - 5:00pm

UT Rec Sports
5
WED

The McCombs Diversity Council Dinner begins with a networking session and is followed by dinner with BBA students. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA

 
Wednesday, September 5
6:00pm - 9:00pm

6
THU

The BBAWC Roundtable Breakfast Forum (held each fall and spring) begins with breakout discussions on issues like developing leadership competencies, bridging the gender communication gap, and achieving work/life balance. The forums conclude with a networking session. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA.

 
Thursday, September 6
7:30am - 9:30am

CBA Events Room (CBA 3.304)
6
THU

September 06, 2018 is the first day of fall recruiting (BBA, MPA, MS programs) in the Ford Career Center (FCC).

 
Thursday, September 6
All Day

6
THU

This structured networking event is a great opportunity for employers and students to connect in small groups regarding: company culture, work environment, available opportunities, advice sharing, etc. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA.

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Thursday, September 6
3:00pm - 5:30pm

CBA Events Room (CBA 3.304)
7
FRI
Description: Have talented women from your organization be a part of the conversation as women in the Texas MS Programs discuss their professional aspirations and the challenges and opportunities of building a career in their chosen fields. To participate, register HERE.
 
Friday, September 7
7:00am - 10:00am

Student Activity Center - Ballroom, UT Austin
12
WED

Description: MPA Industry Night offers the opportunity to market your organization to MPA students through a series of mini–information sessions dedicated to industry. After the sessions, students will have the option to connect with all participating employers at a reception. It is the perfect venue to inform students about career opportunities within your organization and then meet with them one-on-one. The primary audience is third-year MPA students, though all MPA students are welcome to attend.

Representatives: There is a maximum of 4 representatives for this event.
Contact: Michelle Polkinghorn
 
Wednesday, September 12
4:00pm - 8:00pm

15
SAT
All McCombs alumni are invited to a pre-game event in the business school before the Texas Longhorns take on USC. This is a great opportunity to celebrate your Longhorn pride, reconnect with your fellow McCombs alumni, and enjoy delicious Texas barbecue! This is an indoor event - escape the heat!
 
Saturday, September 15
4:30pm - 7:00pm

Third-floor Atrium, McCombs School
20
THU
Texas MBA Career Connections kicks off the evening of Thursday, September 20th, with a networking reception.  Companies will have an assigned cocktail table with company signage.  First year and graduating MBA students will be in attendance with their resumes.

 

Location: TBD
Time:  6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.)
Attire:  Business casual or whatever reflects your company culture.

 
Thursday, September 20
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Austin, TX
21
FRI

On Friday companies will have the option to host office hours on-campus for first-year MBA students or interview graduating MBA students for full-time positions in our interview suites; companies may reserve up to two rooms*.

In order to receive staff assisted support in scheduling your office hours/interviews you must submit your registration form no later than September 6th.

*Space is limited.

Location:  Rowling Hall Interview Suites (5th floor)

Time:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)

Attire:  Business casual or whatever reflects your company culture.


 
Friday, September 21
9:00am - 5:00pm

Austin, TX
25
TUES

The BBA Etiquette Dinner (held each fall and spring) provides networking practice for approximately 70 BBA students with a networking session in addition to learning the do's and don'ts of business dining etiquette. Employers are seated with students to share stories and give advice on business networking. Learn more and register here: http://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/Career-Services/Connect/BBA

 
Tuesday, September 25
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Texas Union Quadrangle Room
October 2018
5
FRI
Description: Help prepare Texas MS students for this unique virtual interviewing experience while identifying potential new candidates. To participate as a virtual mock interviewer, please email shannon.hickson@mccombs.utexas.edu to be added to the interview roster.
 
Friday, October 5
8:00am - 5:00pm

Virtual, 8:00am-5:00pm or at any time and format convenient for mock interviewer and student
5
FRI
There will be no recruiting events on October 5, 2018.
 
Friday, October 5
All Day

12-13
FRI     SAT

MBA Reunion is Oct. 12-13, 2018 in Austin! All MBA alumni are invited and we will especially commemorate the classes celebrating their 5-, 10-, 15-, and 20-year reunions (classes of 2013, 2008, 2003, 1998). Register now!

 
Friday, October 12 - Saturday, October 13
0:00am - 0:00am

UT Campus
November 2018
19
MON
There will be no recruiting events during the Thanksgiving Holiday (11/19-11/23). 
 
Monday, November 19
All Day

23
FRI
There will be no recruiting events during the Thanksgiving Holiday (11/19-11/23). 
 
Friday, November 23
All Day

30
FRI
November 30, 2018 is the last day of fall recruiting in the Ford Career Center (FCC).
 
Friday, November 30
All Day