Topic: Gretchen Ritter

Vice Provost Accepts New Position at Cornell University

April 11, 2013

Gretchen Ritter, vice provost for undergraduate education and faculty governance at The University of Texas at Austin, will be leaving the university to serve as the first female dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University.

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The University of Texas at Austin to Host Course Transformation Summit

June 20, 2012

Representatives from The University of Texas at Austin will present their first-year results of their pilot project to transform lower-division courses at an international higher education summit on Wednesday, June 20.

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Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University Partner to Promote Student Success

April 20, 2011

A new partnership between researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Harvard University has been created to help improve teaching and learning through educational innovation and technology.

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Center for Teaching and Learning to Support Educational Excellence

July 22, 2010

The Division of Instructional Innovation and Assessment at The University of Texas at Austin will be renamed the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), effective Aug. 16, as part of an initiative by Executive Vice President and Provost Steven Leslie to strengthen the division's role in supporting educational excellence.

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Labor Economist Brings Interdisciplinary Focus to University

July 14, 2010

Sandra Black, a renowned labor economist whose research examines how family background and early childhood experiences affect people's lives, has joined the faculty of The University of Texas at Austin.

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