TCU Graduated 750 at Fall Commencement

August and December degree candidates participated in ceremony Texas Christian University and Brite Divinity School today bestowed degrees on 750 students from 40 states, including Texas, and from 22 foreign countries in two formal ceremonies held in the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena on the TCU campus. Graduates in the morning ceremony received their diplomas… Read more »

TCU MBA Ranks No. 32 in the World by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education

TCU MBA also ranked No. 15 for Engagement and No. 26 for Outcomes out of 114 schools from 24 countries. In a ranking designed to explore teaching excellence and the student experience, Times Higher Education worked in partnership with The Wall Street Journal to gather performance data from business schools across the world. The results were published in December… Read more »

Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, Ph.D. Selected as TCU’s Next Provost

Texas Christian University announced today that Teresa Abi-Nader Dahlberg, Ph.D. has been selected as its next provost and vice chancellor of Academic Affairs. Dahlberg has served as dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at Syracuse University since 2015, and is expected to start March 1, 2019. Chancellor Victor J. Boschini, Jr. said,… Read more »

TCU Dedicates Expanded and Renovated Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center

Texas Christian University held a dedication ceremony today that marked the completion of a major expansion and renovation of the Dee J. Kelly Alumni & Visitors Center. A dedication and open house were held to honor the late Mr. Kelly, a distinguished TCU alumnus, and to unveil the center, which nearly doubled in size from… Read more »

TCU Accounting Ranks No. 19 and No. 23 in the Nation

If you’re majoring in accounting or going after your Master of Accounting degree at TCU, you’re in one of the top programs in the country. For the fourth year in a row, the TCU BBA and MAc programs rank among the best in the nation in the Public Accounting Report’s annual ranking of accounting programs…. Read more »

Mary Uhl-Bien Featured in Poets&Quants Top 50 Undergraduate Business Professors 2018

Dr. Uhl-Bien is featured in a list that honors 50 of the most accomplished professors teaching business in the United States. Mary Uhl-Bien, the BNSF Endowed Professor in Leadership at TCU Neeley, is among an exclusive list of top undergraduate business professors from leading business schools, chosen out of 400 submissions in Poets&Quants Top 50 Undergraduate Business… Read more »

Austin Ngo Wins First Place at Startup Weekend Fort Worth

Over 54 hours with a group of people he’d never met from across Fort Worth, Ngo put his teamwork skills to work to listen, analyze, inventory skills and pull it all together for the big win. “Pitch Friday, Work Saturday, Launch Sunday.” That’s the theme and schedule for Startup Weekend Fort Worth, a 54-hour competition… Read more »

Frogs Feed the Fort Food Drive Generates 19,290 Pounds of Food

(This article by Shelley Hulme was originally published in TCU This Week on Nov. 26.) The Center for Connection Culture’s inaugural food drive, Frogs Feed the Fort, has set a high bar for future events as faculty and staff donated 26,477 canned goods and other non-perishable items to benefit the Tarrant Area Food Bank. That… Read more »

American Dream Deferred

Professor’s new book examines postwar struggles of black federal workers (This story by Shelley Hulme originally appeared in the Nov. 19 issue of TCU This Week. The increasing demand for workers in military service and on the home front during World War II proved a boon to black workers, allowing them to make significant contributions… Read more »

Sarah Mitchell Awarded $15K Scholarship from Texas Business Hall of Fame

The Entrepreneurial Management major was chosen for her entrepreneurial drive and leadership spirit. The Texas Business Hall of Fame chooses outstanding students from across Texas to award scholarships for perpetuating and inspiring the values of entrepreneurial spirit, personal integrity and community leadership. Sarah Mitchell was chosen as the recipient from the TCU Neeley School of… Read more »