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Club Fosters Students' Entrepreneurial Spirit Across Fields of Study
Oct 31, 2014 — By promoting cross-disciplinary academic and outreach programs, the UT Dallas Entrepreneurship Club appeals to students across disciplines. Its members network with and seek guidance from veteran entrepreneurs to help grow the club. …read more

McDermott Scholar Helps Underprivileged Youths with Own Nonprofit
Oct 30, 2014 — Rebecca Tjahja turned a small volunteer opportunity into a full-scale nonprofit organization. The McDermott Scholar combined her passion for helping children and interest in business and founded Truly Absolute. …read more

UT Dallas Stock Competition Draws National Interest
Oct 21, 2014 — An online stock trading competition sponsored by UT Dallas' Naveen Jindal School of Management is drawing participation from teenagers all over the country. Top Trader has junior high and high school students spend $1 million in virtual money t…read more

Jindal Center Opens Career Doors for Student
Oct 7, 2014 — Anwarul Abedin had modest goals when he transferred from a local community college. Now, he has been an intern for Texas Instruments, is enrolled in Jindal School's Professional Program in Accounting and is scheduled to start an internship with Ern…read more

Students Connect with Companies, Recruiters Find Top Talent
Oct 6, 2014 — More than 3,300 students and alumni poured into the Main Gym for Career Expo Days to network. The University's reputation for academic excellence drew companies from across the country in search of top candidates to fill job openings and internship…read more

MBA Student Wins Business Hall of Fame Scholarship
Oct 1, 2014 — Alejandro Jacobo's drive to win helped him become one of the top swimmers in Mexico. He has applied that competitive spirit to entrepreneurship, and the result has led to a Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation Scholarship. …read more

Speakers Stress Importance of Boardroom Diversity, Adaptability
Sep 30, 2014 — That was the message that corporate executives and other experts delivered at the 12th annual Corporate Governance Conference held at UT Dallas' Naveen Jindal School of Management. …read more

'Patent Trolls' Jeopardize Innovation, Jindal Professor's Study Finds
Sep 23, 2014 — New research co-authored by a UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management accounting professor suggests that companies that don't manufacture goods or products but sue companies that do threaten innovation and economic growth in the United States.…read more

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