Topic: Beijing

Building Global Community, Creating Local Opportunity

Oct. 3, 2012
Building Global Community, Creating Local Opportunity

Coca-Cola Foundation funds innovative entrepreneurship study abroad program in Beijing for first-generation college students.

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Longhorn athletes earn medals in Beijing

Aug. 25, 2008
Former Longhorn Sanya Richards medaled in two track and field events at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Richards graduated from

Twelve current and former Longhorn student-athletes earned medals at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. Twenty-two Longhorn athletes earned spots on their respective countries' Olympic team and a total of 27 athletes and coaches represented their countries during the summer games Aug. 8-24.

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Twenty-seven Longhorns represent six countries in 2008 Olympic Games

Aug. 11, 2008

Going for Gold: Twenty-two current or former Longhorn student-athletes have earned spots on their respective countries' 2008 Olympic team and a total of 27 athletes and coaches will represent their countries from Aug. 8-24 in Beijing, China.

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Kinesiologist's Sports Drink Fuels Olympians

Aug. 6, 2008

This summer's Olympics has a Longhorn flavor, with members of the U.S. Olympic swim team using workout and recovery sports performance drinks created by Dr. John Ivy, chair of the College of Education's Department of Kinesiology and Health Education.

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Experts Available to Discuss the 2008 Olympic Games

Aug. 4, 2008

The 2008 Summer Olympic Games will be held Aug. 8-24 in Beijing, China. More than 10,000 athletes are expected to compete in the games, including 18 current or former University of Texas at Austin student-athletes.

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