A select group of Baylor graduate and undergraduate students met with Warren Buffett for a Q&A session followed by lunch at Buffett's favorite restaurant where students took part in a picture-taking session with Buffett. Students also toured of a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary and networked with students from five additional participating universities.
Baylor University's Executive MBA Program Makes Dramatic Climb in Financial Times' Rankings
Baylor University's Executive MBA Program climbed 15 spots in the Financial Times' 2009 overall rankings to No. 73 worldwide. The program, which includes both Dallas and Austin campuses, ranked No. 1 in Texas for percent of salary increase, career progress rank and percent of women students.
Baylor University Welcomes New Executive MBA Program Director in Austin
Baylor University appointed David Wallace as the new director of the Executive MBA Program in Austin, Texas. Wallace, a 2009 graduate of the program, plans to share his vision and passion with future classes and to further enhance the program's quality and national reputation.
Baylor University Adds Executive Coaching for MBA Candidates in Dallas and Austin Programs
As part of its commitment to students' career development, Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business announced that it now provides personal career coaching services to MBA candidates in its Executive MBA programs, which are located in Dallas and Austin, Texas.
Putting Drug Safety on Trial (In the News)
D CEO article about CEO of MedTrials, Lynn Van Dermark, who doesn't manufacture any goods--her expertise is her product. Business school boosted Van Dermark's confidence and her belief in the importance of fitting the right people to the right positions. Now, she says, she's got a great leadership team in place.
Research and Publishing Update
Recent research and publishing at Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business.
Honing a Competitive Edge (In the News)
Dallas Business Journal article about executive MBA programs, mentions Baylor's in particular (balance of article for paid subscribers only) -- For Maurice Barber, the Baylor Executive MBA Program means more than career advancement.
Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Climbs Two Spots in BusinessWeek Undergraduate Business Rankings
== Baylor Business School Leads Big 12 in Academic Quality and Faculty Student Ratio == Climbing two places, Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business advanced to the 36th spot in BusinessWeek's "Best Undergraduate B-Schools" 2008 rankings. Baylor is one of only three Big 12 schools to be included in the top 50 list. Baylor outscored all other Big 12 schools in the publication's measurements of academic quality and faculty/student ratio.
Baylor University's Executive MBA Program Earns High Marks in Financial Times Rankings
-- Salary Increase and International Focus Among Major Strengths of Baylor Program -- Baylor University's Executive MBA program enjoyed recognition in Financial Times' 2007 rankings of Executive MBA programs. Overall, the Baylor EMBA rose 10 spots in the rankings, advancing from 82nd to 72nd place on the list. Baylor operates Executive MBA programs on campuses in both Dallas and Austin.
Rove Breakfasts At Baylor (In the News)
KWTX television -- Outgoing political adviser Karl Rove started the day Thursday by eating breakfast with some graduate students at Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business.