Topic: J Strother Moore

Internet Visionary and Texas Alum Bob Taylor to Speak at The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 3, 2009

Bob Taylor, considered by many to be the father of the Internet, will mark the 40th anniversary of its invention during a public conversation at The University of Texas at Austin on Sept. 17 with John Markoff, technology reporter for The New York Times.

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New Computer Science Complex at The University of Texas at Austin Receives $30 Million Challenge Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

April 17, 2009

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.

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Public Forum on Gender Equity Report Invites Ideas from University Community

Jan. 27, 2009

A public forum on the findings of The University of Texas at Austin's recently released Faculty Gender Equity Report will be held Feb. 4 at 3 p.m. in Room 212 of the university's Main Building.

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Gender Equity Task Force Report Recommends Creation of Plan to Eliminate Faculty Gender Inequity

Nov. 3, 2008

The Gender Equity Task Force, created by the provost of The University of Texas at Austin in March 2007, has recommended in its report that the university develop and enact a 5-10 year gender equity plan to "reduce or eliminate faculty gender inequity--specifically with respect to hiring, promotion, salaries and governance."

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Faculty tackle a big question: Where will science take us in the next 25 years?

April 28, 2008

We asked 10 faculty from the College of Natural Sciences a big question: "What development in your field is likely to have the greatest impact on the way that we live over the next 25 years? How?"

Here are their answers. Select the faculty names below to jump to the expanded answers.

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