Topic: Pulitzer Prize

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist Nicholas Kristof to Address Human Trafficking at The University of Texas at Austin

Feb. 9, 2012

Event: Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Nicholas Kristof will speak at The University of Texas at Austin at an event hosted by the Plan II Honors Program.

When: 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13

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Columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. to Discuss "The Education of Barack Obama: What Our First Black President is Learning about Race, Politics and the Media"

Oct. 11, 2011

Event: Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. will present "The Education of Barack Obama: What Our First Black President is Learning About Race, Politics and the Media" as part of the Mary Alice Davis Distinguished

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Fall Commencement Ceremonies Scheduled at The University of Texas at Austin, Dec. 4 and 5

Nov. 24, 2010

Speakers for fall convocation ceremonies by schools and colleges at The University of Texas at Austin on Dec. 4 and 5, include a corporate executive, university scholars and a Pulitzer Prize winner.

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Historian Releases Book on Capital Punishment

April 14, 2010

In a year when the death penalty continues to stir passions from Texas to Connecticut and beyond, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David Oshinsky's new book will help Americans better understand the history, politics and role of capital punishment in the United States.

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H.W. Brands Named as Pulitzer Prize Finalist for His Book "Traitor to His Class"

April 22, 2009

H.W. Brands, professor of history at The University of Texas at Austin, was among the 93rd annual Pulitzer Prize finalists. He was nominated in the category of biography or autobiography for his book "Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt." This is the second time Brands has been nominated for the honor.

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