Charting the Course


Named the sixth dean in the UTSA College of Business’ 43-year history, Wm. Gerard (Gerry) Sanders began his duties as Dean and Bodenstedt Chair on June 1, 2013. Sanders comes to UTSA from Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business, bringing a wide range of administrative, academic and leadership experience. Joining Rice in 2008, he...+


Maximizing Social Impact


While most college students were spending their spring break at the beach in South Padre or relaxing with friends, a group of eight UTSA students traveled to the tropical, mountainous country of Costa Rica to volunteer for a nonprofit microlending program. “Microlending brings finance out of the classroom so students can see how the real...+


Creating an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem


According to a recent study, 53 percent of working Americans have considered starting their own businesses. But how do individuals make the transition from an aspiring to a full-time entrepreneur? Entrepreneurship faculty members in the UTSA College of Business have devised an innovative curriculum that combines both academic and experiential components to provide students with...+


Servant Leadership


Mark Carmona, EMBA ’07 has dedicated his professional career to helping others.   Taking on his biggest challenge yet, Carmona was named president and chief executive officer of Haven for Hope in January.   “This work is a calling for me,” said Carmona, who attended the seminary. “I like to work at a grassroots level...+