Topic: Alexander Architectural Archive

Tower shines orange tonight

Feb. 27, 2012
Tower shines orange tonight

In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the university's Tower will shine orange with "75" in the windows on the evening of Monday, Feb. 27.

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Centennial of Battle Hall Features Celebration and Exhibit

Nov. 7, 2011

Event: The Centennial Celebration for historic Battle Hall on the campus of The University of Texas at Austin. The event is free and open to the public.

When: 5-8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11.

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Why ancient alphabets adorn a university icon

Sept. 6, 2010

When then-Harvard University Professor John Huehnergard and his wife and colleague Jo Ann Hackett first visited The University of Texas at Austin last spring, they couldn't help but notice the ancient Phoenician and Hebrew letters that adorn the Tower.

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Library Web Site Documents Dallas Architect's Legacy

Dec. 11, 2008

The Architecture and Planning Library at The University of Texas at Austin has launched a Web site that will serve as the authoritative resource for information about an acclaimed Dallas architect and his work.

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Trained by a cat

May 29, 2008

Meet Beth Dodd, a knowledgeable architecture librarian who explains her passion for built designs and her memorable first day on the job.

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