Topic: Office of the Provost

Headliners: Invisibility, Immigration, Innovation

Feb. 8, 2013
Headliners: Invisibility, Immigration, Innovation

Engineering professor Andrea Alu's work on invisibility (seriously!) appeared in Wired magazine last month. Just one of several media hits by UT faculty. Read more.

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Provost to Step Down to Return to Teaching and Research

Feb. 8, 2013

Executive Vice President and Provost Steven Leslie announced this week that he plans to step down from his administrative duties effective Aug. 31 to return to research and teaching. He has served as provost since January 2007, before which he was dean of the College of Pharmacy.

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Archived Course Lectures and Academic Video Collections Now Available on iTunes U

Oct. 25, 2012

Hundreds of course-related videos from The University of Texas at Austin are now available on iTunes U. The 689 videos are spread across 23 collections and include academic subject matter as diverse as engineering, biology and history.

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Graduation Rate Champion Appointed at The University of Texas at Austin

May 8, 2012

As part of a strategic plan to increase its four-year graduation rate, The University of Texas at Austin has appointed a graduation rate champion to oversee its efforts to streamline the undergraduate experience and remove institutional roadblocks to timely graduation.

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University Introduces Campus-Wide Sustainability Web Site

March 3, 2011

The President's Sustainability Steering Committee has introduced The University of Texas at Austin's Sustainability Web Portal, a university-wide Web site dedicated to sustainability-related initiatives across campus.

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