Topic: Penne Restad

Historian examines how the holiday exists at the intersection of the sacred, secular and profane

Dec. 6, 2010

Christmas in America

Dec. 6, 2010
Christmas in America

Christmas in one way or another taps into our national consciousness, says Penne Restad, senior lecturer in the Department of History.

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Experts Available to Discuss Holiday Topics

Dec. 17, 2009

Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss issues ranging from beating the holiday blues to timeless holiday traditions to children's fantasies of Santa Claus. E-mail is the preferred method of contact for these experts.

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Outstanding Faculty Members Recognized by The University of Texas Board of Regents

Aug. 20, 2009

Thirty-five faculty members of The University of Texas at Austin are among 73 inaugural recipients from throughout The University of Texas System who will share $2 million in Board of Regents' Outstanding Teaching Awards.

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