Shaping the Future
The Stimulating Urban Renewal through Entrepreneurship (SURE) program in the Musa and Khaleda Dakri Center for Economic Inclusion at the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston has received a $500,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to support the program’s growth and extend outreach into the Houston community.
UH Receives $2 Million Gift to Establish Endowed Chair in Health Care Business Innovation
Renowned Houston philanthropist Elaine Finger has made a generous $2 million gift for an endowed chair to advance education, research and innovation in business and health care at the University of Houston.
Swinging for Excellence
Students from the A.R. "Tony" and Maria J. Sanchez Program for Excellence in Selling (PES) in the C. T. Bauer College of Business put on their bi-annual PES Open at the end of October, raising more than $200,000 — a new record.
Celebrating Bauer Brilliance
The C. T. Bauer College of Business will host the third annual Bauer Gala on February 16, 2024 at The Post Oak Hotel.
PES Open Sets Records
In October, students from the A.R. “Tony” and Maria J. Sanchez Program for Excellence in Selling (PES) at the C. T. Bauer College of Business hosted their bi-annual PES Open Golf Tournament.
A 5-Peat for the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship
Bauer College Dean and Cullen Distinguished Chair Paul A. Pavlou, Wolff Center Executive Director Dave Cook, and program benefactor and supporter Cyvia Wolff formally announced the program milestone in front of students, faculty and staff in Bauer College.
An Entrepreneurial Dynasty
For a fifth consecutive year, the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship in the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston has been named the No. 1 undergraduate entrepreneurship program in the United States.
Supporting Student Dreams
This month, students, faculty and staff from the Cyvia and Melvyn Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship at the C. T. Bauer College of Business gathered to say “thank you” to stakeholders, donors, mentors and Wolffest vendors at the annual Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship Donor Night.
Bringing Together Academia & Industry
The Inclusive Leadership Institute at the University of Houston C. T. Bauer College of Business held its first conference this month, bringing together researchers and business professionals to define best practices and bridge industry and academia.
$5 Million Gift Expands Entrepreneurship for all UH Students
With the establishment of the Wayne B. Duddlesten Free Enterprise Institute, the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston takes another big step in supporting entrepreneurs who dream of transforming fledgling ideas into thriving new businesses.
Solving a Crisis
This fall, MBA students from the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston were challenged to address a corporate crisis head-on during the inaugural MBA Crisis Case Competition.
Championing Accounting Talent
This Fall, the Department of Accountancy & Taxation at the C. T. Bauer College of Business has announced the Deloitte Foundation Accounting Scholars who will receive a full-ride scholarship for the Master of Science in Accountancy (MSACCY) program for the 2023-2024 academic year.
Leaving a Legacy
Tanglewood Legacy Advisors, founded by Bauer College alumnus Andrew Gardener, has funded a $100,000 scholarship endowment for Bauer College finance majors that will be awarded for the first time this fall.
A Lasting Impact
In the summer of 2000, Charles T. “Ted” Bauer had the vision for Houston to have a leading business school, generously giving an historic $40 million gift that transformed the college, which now bears his name: the C. T. Bauer College of Business.
Bauer Commencement Set for May 12
The C. T. Bauer College of Business will recognize more than 1,000 graduating students on May 12 during two ceremonies for the college's Spring 2023 Commencement.
The Future of Real Estate
On April 12, the Stanford Alexander Center in Real Estate at the C. T. Bauer College of Business held its 10th annual Real Estate Symposium, bringing together leaders of the real estate industry and academia to discuss the future of the industry.
Learning to Lead
Undergraduate students in the Ted Bauer Leadership Certificate Program (TBLCP) were celebrated during a ceremony in April to recognize their accomplishment of finishing the program.
Leaps and Bounds
The most recent U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools rankings affirm the impressive strides made by the C. T. Bauer College of Business Full-Time and Part-Time MBA degree programs, with the Full-Time program tied for 33rd among public universities in 2023-2024 followed by an overall ranking leap of 22 places, to 63rd (Bauer tied for 85th last year).
Merging Innovation and Education
The Stimulating Urban Renewal Through Entrepreneurship (SURE℠) Program at the C. T. Bauer College of Business has earned the 2023 Inspiring Programs in Business Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, which recognizes programs that improve access to business education for underrepresented groups.
A Dramatic Advancement
The C. T. Bauer College of Business has advanced dramatically in the University of Texas-Dallas (UT-Dallas) most recent ranking of the top business schools in the U.S.
This spring, Deloitte selected the C. T. Bauer College of Business as just one of eight campuses nationwide to host their MADE Roadshow, an outdoor pop-up surrounded by music, food, games and décor for photo opportunities, as well as an information session with a team of recruiters.