Topic: 127th Spring Commencement

Marcia Gay Harden encourages graduates to cherish joys of life

May 24, 2010
Marcia Gay Harden spoke to a crowd of about 30,000 people during the 127th Spring Commencement.

Marcia Gay Harden, keynote speaker for the 127th Spring Commencement, urged graduating students to cherish the joys life but also to "make a difference and help someone else in their struggle."

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Top graduating scholars share their dreams

May 21, 2010

Five graduating top scholars -- Kenya Wells, Lynne Chantranupong, Marissa Duswalt, Zuhair Khan and Grace Eckhoff -- share their dreams and aspirations to change the world after commencement.

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Tower shines orange this weekend

May 21, 2010
Tower shines orange this weekend

The Tower at The University of Texas at Austin will be lighted Saturday, May 22 and Sunday, May 23 in celebration of the 127th spring commencement.

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A procession to remember

May 19, 2010
A procession to remember

In true graduation fashion, the Class of 2010 will convene on the Main Mall Saturday, May 22 to celebrate the 127th Spring Commencement. This year's ceremony marks another generation of Longhorns who will step beyond the Forty Acres to change the world. Watch graduates of the Class of 2009 as they prepared for and celebrated last year's commencement.

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Prominent Figures Among Convocation Speakers at The University of Texas at Austin May 20-22

May 18, 2010

The nation's deputy secretary of state, several corporate executives, a nationally recognized political strategist and a Texas entrepreneur/philanthropist are among the speakers scheduled for convocation ceremonies at The University of Texas at Austin May 20-22.

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