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Five Highlights From President Greg Fenves’ State of the University Speech

State of the University 2016 with President Fenves Greg Fenves’ first year as president of the University of Texas was an eventful one. Since taking office...

 
 

Remembering Tom Anderson, Who Tolled UT’s Bells for Six Decades

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 12:50 p.m., the dulcet tones of the Tower bells ring out across the campus. As students and professors walk to class or lunch,...

 
 

Texas Secretary of State Kicks Off Voter Education Campaign at UT

Students in H.W. Brands’ American history class got a visit this morning from Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos, BA ’74, who kicked off the state’s...

 
 

Bohemian Rhapsody

In Prague, photography students learn a new way of seeing the world. Every summer for the past decade, UT photojournalism professor Dennis Darling has taken a small...

 
 

After Five Years in Iranian Prison, Omid Kokabee Is Released [Updated]

Update, Wednesday, Aug. 31: A member of Kokabee’s family in Iran, who requested anonymity out of concern for their safety, said that Kokabee is feeling well...

 
 

UT Students Protest Campus Carry in Provocative Demonstration

A crowd of several hundred students, faculty, staff, and curious community members gathered on UT’s West Mall today to protest the implementation of the state’s...

 
 

UT Remembers Tower Shooting on 50th Anniversary

The rituals that follow a mass shooting are now all too familiar: candlelight vigils, memorial services, speeches, and 24/7 media coverage. This was not the case...

 
 

Paralympian Jeff Butler is Headed to Rio

At least one Longhorn will represent Team USA at the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, this September. Wheelchair rugby athlete Jeff Butler, BBA ’14, Life...

 
 

Regents Amend Campus Carry Rules

After a new campus carry law goes into effect next month, UT-Austin faculty and staff will be allowed to ban guns from their offices, the UT Board of Regents ruled...

 
 

Three Professors Sue UT, State Over Campus Carry

With less than a month to go before guns are allowed in UT classrooms, three professors have filed a lawsuit against the university and the state. Sociology professor...

 
 
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