UTRGV has named it’s school of business and entrepreneurship after a long-time supporter of the university.
UTRGV President Guy Bailey announced the Robert C. Vackar School of Business and Entrepeneurship in a special ceremony this afternoon.
The UT System Board of regents agreed to honor the Vackars after a recent 15-million-dollar donation they made to the university.
Robert Vackar, Bert Ogden Auto Group, “And we were going to do this five to ten years from now. And we looked at it and we said we’re going to miss all these generations of students. Let’s start this thing right now. So we jumped in here and we got it going right away, and it happened really really fast.
Robert Vackar says the more students graduate, the more successful their families and our community will become.