Topic: Longhorn Singers

Prominent Choral Director Morris Beachy Dies at 82

Feb. 9, 2011

Choral director and University of Texas at Austin Professor Emeritus Morris Beachy died in his sleep on Feb. 6 due to complications of Alzheimer's disease.

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Barbara Jordan statue unveiling ceremony

Sept. 21, 2009
Barbara Jordan statue unveiling ceremony

A bronze statue of civil rights champion Barbara Jordan was unveiled on The University of Texas at Austin campus at the Battle Oaks, at 24th and Whitis streets near the Texas Union. Jordan is the first female public figure so honored on the campus.

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Statue Honoring Barbara Jordan to be Unveiled on The University of Texas at Austin Campus April 24

April 17, 2009

A bronze statue of civil rights champion Barbara Jordan will be unveiled April 24, on The University of Texas at Austin campus, following a week of special events honoring the late congresswoman. Jordan will be the first female public figure so honored on the university's campus.

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