MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Austin President Powers to Deliver Final State of the University Address on Sept. 22
EVENT: Bill Powers, president of The University of Texas at Austin, will deliver his ninth and final State of the University Address, presenting a public assessment on the progress of the institution.Read more
The University of Texas at Austin has raised more money in the current fiscal year than in any previous year $396 million, with three weeks still to go before the Aug. 31 cutoff placing it among the top public universities in the nation.Read more
Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth Provide $1 Million Gift for Ransom Center's Conservation and Preservation Programs
The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $1 million gift from the Booth Heritage Foundation to support and enrich its conservation and preservation programs.
The gift to Campaign for Texas, the university's capital campaign, will support a five-year initiative to enhance the Ransom Center's conservation and preservation programs for physical materials and to transform the Center's digital preservation program.Read more
New Computer Science Complex at The University of Texas at Austin Receives $30 Million Challenge Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
The University of Texas at Austin announced today (April 17) a $30 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, part of a $120 million capital campaign to construct a new building complex for one of the nation's leading computer science programs.Read more