arrowRussell Endowment Established
        Toward Professorship

The Texas A&M University-Kingsville Foundation is pleased to announce the receipt of a lead gift by Thomas and Jeanne Russell in the amount of $150,000 toward the establishment of the Ralph C. Russell Distinguished Professorship at Texas A&M University-Kingsville.

Thomas Russell is the son of the late Ralph Russell and graduated from Texas A&I University in 1962 with a degree in Chemistry. He is retired from El Paso Products Co. and now resides with his wife Jeanne in Colorado. Read more.

arrow 2012 Farm Credit Academy of Honor

Former Farm Credit Bank of Texas (FCBT) Chief Financial and Chief Operations Officer Thomas W. Hill, ’73 accounting alumnus, was inducted into the bank’s Academy of Honor at the 2012 FCBT Annual Stockholders Meeting in Fort Worth, Texas on March 30. The award established a $10,000 scholarship that was presented to the College of Business Administration in Hill’s name and divided between two recipients.

The 2012 Farm Credit Academy of Honor Scholarship recipients are Daniel L. Grimsbo, a senior majoring in information systems from Corpus Christi, Texas and Melissa L .Thompson, a senior accounting major with a minor in finance from Pleasanton, Texas. Read more.

arrow Roberto Montoya Military Support
         Fund Established

Texas A&M University-Kingsville is pleased to announce that the Roberto Montoya Military Science Support Fund has been established by VRC Corporation in the university’s College of Business Administration. The fund was established with an initial gift of $25,000 with annual gifts following to build the endowment to $100,000 over the next five years. Read more.

arrow CBA Partners with Career Services
          for Mock Interviews

Mock Interviews for CBA students were held on October 3rd to prepare students for upcoming internship and career placement opportunities.  Representatives from the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Office of Career Services met with CBA students and provided constructive feedback on the interview process. Seventeen students registered to participate in this professional event.  The top six performing students were awarded a leather college portfolio.
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For More Information, Contact: College of Business Administration
MSC 182, 700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363-8202
Contact Phone: 361-593-3801

October 2012

Career Placement Coordinator Lori Urbanovsky led the Fastenal interview/ luncheon Sept. 26.

Farm Credit
Farm Credit Academy of Honor scholarship recipients and honoree (left to right) Mr. Daniel Grimsbo, Mr. Thomas Hill (honoree), Mrs. Diane Hill and Ms. Melissa Thompson.

Accounting Soc

Portfolio Winners
Congratulations to our top interviewees Lucia Contreras, Laura Villegas, D’Andre Boston and Starlette Gibbs. Not Shown: Derek Villers and Laura Crain.


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