Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies program to launch this spring

Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies, commonly referred to as CRES, is an interdisciplinary initiative aimed at establishing the study of diverse cultures as a key component of TCU’s curriculum and in all aspects of university life. The program, launching this spring, will explore race and ethnicity as active social, political, historical and cultural processes. According… Read more »

TCU is closing at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 6 – campus activities expected to resume over weekend

Update: Based on current weather forecasts, campus activities are expected to resume according to their regular schedule Saturday, Jan. 7, and remain on schedule through the weekend. Participants in individual programs/events will be contacted directly if organizers choose to cancel or postpone for any reason. Due to inclement weather, TCU closed at 2:30 p.m. Friday,… Read more »

TCU graduated 779 Saturday at Fall Commencement

August and December degree candidates participate in ceremony TCU today bestowed degrees on 779 students at its Fall Commencement, graduating students from 34 states, including Texas, and 16 foreign countries in a formal ceremony held in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus. Students received their diplomas from Chancellor Victor J. Boschini,… Read more »

More than 700 scheduled to graduate Saturday

Texas Christian University and Brite Divinity School will present degrees to 779 students during two Fall Commencement ceremonies at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena, 2900 Stadium Dr. on the TCU campus. Students will receive their diplomas from Chancellor Victor J. Boschini Jr. The Chancellor also… Read more »

Finance Professor Steve Mann Name 2016 Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year

The TCU Neeley Alumni Executive Board has chosen Dr. Steven Mann, associate professor of finance, as the 2016 Neeley Alumni Professor of the Year. Mann, who holds the Theodore and Beulah Beasley Faculty Fellowship, joined the TCU Neeley School in 1994 after serving as a staff economist for the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. “I’ve… Read more »

PepsiCo Named TCU Neeley Business of the Year

PepsiCo is one of DFW’s most successful companies, with a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes 22 brands that generated more than $1 billion in estimated annual retail sales in 2015. PepsiCo is also one of the top supporters of the TCU Neeley School of Business through partnerships, programs, board stewardship and hiring graduates…. Read more »

Six Years in a Row and Counting: Top 25 in the Nation for Entrepreneurship

The TCU Neeley School of Business offers one of the best programs in the nation for students who aspire to launch businesses. TCU Neeley ranks No. 21 in the Top 25 Undergraduate Schools for Entrepreneurial Studies for 2017, the sixth year in a row among the best for teaching and supporting entrepreneurial thinking, and for… Read more »

TCU Neeley Ranks 21 in the Nation and 14 for Job Placement in New Undergraduate B-School Ranking

The TCU Neeley School of Business offers one of the best undergraduate business programs in the nation, as ranked by Poets&Quants, a leading online publication for business education news. TCU Neeley is No. 21 in the Top 50 Best Undergraduate Business Program of 2016 based on admissions standards, employment data and alumni perspective. Washington University… Read more »

TCU Institute of Child Development updates name to honor late founder

The TCU Institute of Child Development announced this morning that it is changing its name to the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development in honor of late founder and director Karyn Purvis, effective immediately. Purvis devoted her life to healing “children from hard places,” a term she coined to describe children who have experienced some… Read more »

Graphic Design student wins Fall 2016 Helen Hamilton Award for Excellence in Creative Expression

TCU’s student-run undergraduate journal of the arts, eleven40seven, promotes the artistic and creative endeavors of TCU undergraduate students. Each semester, the journal’s staff selects the best art submission for the Helen Hamilton Award for Excellence in Creative Expression, an award created in 2014 as part of the Hamilton Family eleven40seven Endowment to honor their daughter,… Read more »