Topic: Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship

Top-notch teaching adds up

April 4, 2012
Top-notch teaching adds up

Beloved Mathematics Professor James Vick wins the 2012 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship, one of the highest prizes for teaching on campus.

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Begala to Speak at Event Marking Friar Society's 100th Anniversary

April 6, 2011

CNN correspondent Paul Begala will speak on "The Role of the Media in American Politics" at 4 p.m. on April 15 at The University of Texas at Austin during the celebration of  the 100th anniversary of the Friar Society, the oldest honor society at the university.  The lecture is free and open to the university community.

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Anthropology professor wins $25,000 Friar Fellowship

April 14, 2010
Dr. Christopher Kirk, left, is congratulated by Samuel Wilson, chair of the Department of Anthropology.

In keeping with tradition, the Friar Society interrupted Dr. Christopher Kirk's class on Monday to award him the 2010-11 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship.

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Government Professor Sean Theriault Selected by Friar Society for Teaching Excellence Award, University's Largest Undergraduate Teaching Honor

April 3, 2009

Associate Professor of Government Sean Theriault was awarded the 2009-10 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship by The University of Texas at Austin Friar Society on Wednesday, April 1.

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English Professor Earns Piper Award for Teaching Excellence

May 19, 2008

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation has honored Elizabeth Richmond-Garza, associate professor of English at The University of Texas at Austin, for teaching excellence.

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