Topic: Atlas Shrugged

Symposium Celebrates Ayn Rand's "Atlas Shrugged"

Feb. 9, 2009

Event: The Department of Philosophy at The University of Texas at Austin will host the symposium "Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged: Celebrating the Best Within Us."

When: 4-6:30 p.m., March 4.

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BB&T Donates $2 Million for Ayn Rand Research at The University of Texas at Austin

March 20, 2008

BBandT Corporation, one of the nation's largest banks, has awarded $2 million to the Department of Philosophy at The University of Texas at Austin to establish the BBandT Chair for the Study of Objectivism.

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Anthem Foundation Renews Gift for Ayn Rand Research on 50th Anniversary of "Atlas Shrugged"

Oct. 1, 2007

On the 50th anniversary of the publication of 'Atlas Shrugged,' the Anthem Foundation for Objectivist Scholarship renewed a $300,000 fellowship for research on Ayn Rand's philosophy of objectivism in the College of Liberal Arts at The University of Texas at Austin.

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