Topic: Marcia Gay Harden

Marcia Gay Harden encourages graduates to cherish joys of life

May 24, 2010
Marcia Gay Harden spoke to a crowd of about 30,000 people during the 127th Spring Commencement.

Marcia Gay Harden, keynote speaker for the 127th Spring Commencement, urged graduating students to cherish the joys life but also to "make a difference and help someone else in their struggle."

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A procession to remember

May 19, 2010
A procession to remember

In true graduation fashion, the Class of 2010 will convene on the Main Mall Saturday, May 22 to celebrate the 127th Spring Commencement. This year's ceremony marks another generation of Longhorns who will step beyond the Forty Acres to change the world. Watch graduates of the Class of 2009 as they prepared for and celebrated last year's commencement.

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Prominent Figures Among Convocation Speakers at The University of Texas at Austin May 20-22

May 18, 2010

The nation's deputy secretary of state, several corporate executives, a nationally recognized political strategist and a Texas entrepreneur/philanthropist are among the speakers scheduled for convocation ceremonies at The University of Texas at Austin May 20-22.

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Actress Marcia Gay Harden Is Commencement Speaker for The University of Texas at Austin's May Ceremony

Nov. 18, 2009

Marcia Gay Harden, a University of Texas at Austin graduate who has received an Oscar, a Best Actress Tony Award and numerous other honors throughout her career, will be the speaker for the 127th Spring Commencement at The University of Texas at Austin on May 22, 2010.

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Six Are Named Distinguished Alumni at The University of Texas at Austin

Oct. 14, 2008

The Texas Exes have announced the 2008 University of Texas at Austin Distinguished Alumnus Award recipients. The six alumni who will be given the Distinguished Alumnus Award are being recognized for distinguishing themselves professionally and through service to the university.

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