Topic: Robert Gates

Commencement 2012 in photos

May 31, 2012
Commencement 2012 in photos

About 8,000 students graduated at the 129th spring commencement. View photo highlights from the ceremony with the fireworks as the grand finale.

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To the Class of 2012: Help make a better world

May 22, 2012
To the Class of 2012: Help make a better world

Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates delivered the 129th spring commencement address. Read and watch his speech to the Class of 2012.

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University of Texas at Austin Engineer Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

April 22, 2009

Adam Heller, an acclaimed chemical engineering research professor and professor emeritus at The University of Texas at Austin, has been elected a fellow into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS), along with Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela, actor James Earl Jones, U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and singer/humanitarian Bono.

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