Topic: Maya

Maya Scholar Deciphers Meaning of Newly Discovered Monument That Refers to 2012

June 28, 2012
Maya Scholar Deciphers Meaning of Newly Discovered Monument That Refers to 2012

A recent discovery in Maya ruins of Guatemala, deciphered by UT art historian David Stuart, yields only the second reference to 2012. But what does it mean?

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University Celebrates International Education Week

Nov. 11, 2010

Event: The University of Texas at Austin is celebrating International Education Week with film nights, foreign language sessions, cultural workshops, travel seminars, music and dance performances, art exhibits, study abroad events and international trivia competitions.

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Professor comments on Mayan Year 2012 Doomsday in New York Times

Oct. 26, 2009
Professor comments on Mayan Year 2012 Doomsday in New York Times

Apolinario Chile Pixtun is tired of being bombarded with frantic questions about the Mayan calendar supposedly ''running out'' on Dec. 21, 2012. After all, it's not the end of the world. Or is it?

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