Topic: Friar Society

Ekland-Olson Surprised with Friar Award

April 12, 2013
Ekland-Olson Surprised with Friar Award

Professor Sheldon Ekland-Olson was surprised Thursday morning with the 2013 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship.

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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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Tower shines orange Saturday night

April 15, 2011
Tower shines orange Saturday night

On April 16, the Tower lights will celebrate the students recognized at Honors Day and will mark the 100th anniversary of the Friar Society.

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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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Friar Society rings in 100 years

April 5, 2011
Friar Society rings in 100 years

The Friar Society, the university's oldest honor society, is breaking its silence as it celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.

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