Topic: Museum

Leader of Folger Shakespeare Library Appointed New Ransom Center Director

April 8, 2013

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Head librarian of the Folger Shakespeare Library Stephen Enniss has been appointed as the new director of the internationally renowned Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Austin's Cultural Campus and the Butler School of Music Present Concert Crawl

April 9, 2012

Event: Visitors will be able to attend 20-minute, casual chamber music concerts at four of The University of Texas at Austin's acclaimed museums.

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World's Largest Physical Culture Collection Gets $1 Million and 25 New Artifacts

Oct. 13, 2008

The world's largest physical culture collection, located in the H.J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $1 million gift from physical fitness icons Joe and Betty Weider, along with their pledge to donate around 25 unique paintings and sculptures from their personal collection.

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Blanton Museum appoints interim director

Feb. 21, 2008
Blanton Museum appoints interim director

Ann Wilson, associate director of the Blanton Museum of Art since May 2004, has been appointed interim director of the museum, effective March 1. Jessie Otto Hite, director of the Blanton, announced in June 2007 her plan to retire.

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