Topic: Bill Powers

Blanton Museum Announces Kelly Groundbreaking and Symposium

Sept. 30, 2015
Ellsworth Kelly Austin

The Blanton Museum of Art has announced that it will begin construction of Ellsworth Kelly’s “Austin” in October. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Oct. 31, and the building is expected to open to the public in late 2016 or early 2017. 

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University of Texas Welcomes TSHA Back Home to Austin

May 8, 2015

UT Austin is welcoming the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) back to campus, where it was founded and operated for 108 years, to support the teaching and preservation of Texas history.

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Fenves Officially Named President of UT Austin

April 20, 2015

The UT System Board of Regents named Gregory L. Fenves the 29th president of UT. His term begins June 3. 

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Powers Honors Six UT Alumni with Presidential Citations

April 14, 2015
Bill Powers

University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will recognize six esteemed leaders from law, business and public service with Presidential Citations this week, marking his final tribute as president to some of the university’s biggest supporters.

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Silver Shield Foundation and UT to Award Scholarship

April 9, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin will provide the New York-based Silver Shield Foundation a full college scholarship to a child of a firefighter or police officer killed in the line of duty.

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