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Jindal Students Learn to Get Employment Edge with Online Portfolios
Sep 12, 2014 — Through the school's Advanced Business Communication class, students are creating Professional Online Portfolios that help make them stand out in their job searches and give companies a fuller picture of their skills. …read more

Comet Cents Helps Students Master Money
Sep 11, 2014 — Comet Cents offers a place for students to learn the practical side of money, spending and debt. The peer-to-peer program, part of the Student Success Center, was spearheaded by Jared Pickens, a senior lecturer in the Naveen Jindal School of Manage…read more

Project Managers Describe Ways That Challenges Were Navigated
Sep 9, 2014 — The value and complexity of robust project management was illustrated through a series of presentations at the 8th Annual UT Dallas Project Management Symposium held at the Naveen Jindal School of Management last month. …read more

Teaching Success, Attitude Add Up to Honor for Accounting Professor
Sep 8, 2014 — Dr. Rebecca Files says she sees herself not only as a researcher and teacher, but as a mentor to future business leaders. She is one of six UT Dallas faculty members to earn a 2014 UT System Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award. …read more

First-Generation Grad Creates Scholarship for Jindal School Students
Aug 29, 2014 — Angelica Barriga BS'03, MBA'08 has established a new scholarship to help students who need financial assistance and to honor those who provided support to her when she was a UT Dallas student. …read more

Services Expand to Make Navigating Campus Easier
Aug 22, 2014 — Multiple transportation options, hundreds of new parking spaces, skybridges for pedestrians and signs for drivers are among the ways UT Dallas is working to make it easier to get around our growing campus. …read more

Jindal School Students Form Chapter of Human Resources Society
Aug 14, 2014 — The UT Dallas chapter is helping members to connect with HR professionals in the community and influence course planning in the business administration bachelor's degree program. …read more

Jindal Group Collects 10 Awards at National Conference
Jul 28, 2014 — Members of the business career student group Phi Beta Lambda earned 10 awards at the organization's recent national conference. The record-setting success makes 2014 the best competitive year yet for the UT Dallas chapter. …read more

More than 900 Named to Dean's List for Spring 2014 Semester
Jul 18, 2014 — The spring 2014 semester dean's list contains the names of students who completed at least 12 credit hours during the semester with a grade-point average among the top 10 percent of all students within their respective schools. …read more

Award Recipient Balances Career, Community Service
Jul 16, 2014 — When she isn't working at a large Dallas law firm, Aubrey Lavery Meyers BS'05 MBA'06 mentors pre-law students at UT Dallas and provides pro bono legal counsel for clients of the Dallas-based Human Rights Initiative of North Texas. …read more

Jindal School Professor Finds Clues in Shoppers' Behavior
Jul 14, 2014 — A study by Dr. Özalp Özer, the Ashbel Smith Professor of Operations Management in the Naveen Jindal School of Management, makes a case for markdowns over everyday low prices for products that carry a high emotional attachment. …read more

High-Tech Charity Work Lifts Jindal's Enactus Team to New Heights
Jul 11, 2014 — For the first time, the team reached the semifinals at the 2014 Enactus United States National Exposition after demonstrating the group's 16 community service projects, which included redesigning a website to help recovery efforts in the town of We…read more

Schleigh Becomes First Comet to Earn Conference's Top Athlete Award
Jun 23, 2014 — UT Dallas men's basketball player Kyle Schleigh has been named the 2013-14 American Southwest Conference Men's Athlete of the Year. Schleigh wrapped up his four-year career with the Comets this past spring after becoming the most decorated UT D…read more

Finding Value in the Trash of Others Fuels Alumnus' Business
Jun 5, 2014 — UT Dallas alumnus and entrepreneur Scott Birnbaum's business picks up millions of pounds of unwanted shoes, shirts, stuffed animals and blankets. In doing so, his local operation collects a portion of the 4 billion pounds of textiles that are recyc…read more

Jindal Students, UT Team Win International Contest
May 29, 2014 — Two MBA students from the Naveen Jindal School of Management recently teamed up with four other UT System students to help redefine the mission of the World Health Organization as part of the annual International Emory Global Health Case Competitio…read more