Topic: Olympics

Olympian and UT Ex Sanya Richards-Ross will be Spring Commencement Speaker

Feb. 20, 2013

Gold medal Olympic sprinter, humanitarian and Texas Ex Sanya Richards-Ross will deliver the commencement address during the 130th Spring Commencement at The University of Texas at Austin.

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2012 Retrospective: Looking Back on a Historic Year

Dec. 20, 2012

2012 has been quite a year on the Forty Acres: two national championships, a new med school on the way and major research achievements, for starters. Read on for more.

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University of Texas at Austin Olympics Experts

July 17, 2012

University of Texas at Austin experts are available to discuss a range of topics related to the London Olympics, from the physical performance of elite athletes to the organization and management of a large-scale international sports event.


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University of Texas at Austin Explores its Tradition of Olympic Athletes

Oct. 28, 2011

Event: The University of Texas at Austin has a deep tradition of athletics beyond football, baseball and basketball. Longhorn swimmers, divers and track and field athletes have made names for themselves beyond Texas on the national and international stages via the Olympics.

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Sport tourism can transform a city, bring major economic gains, says sport policy expert

April 26, 2010

You know you're a good marketer when you can attract tourists to your town for a regatta -- and the nearest navigable body of water is almost 1,000 miles away.

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