Topic: School of Law

Tower Shines Orange for 2014-15 Texas Law Competition Wins

April 21, 2015
University of Texas at Austin Tower lit orange

The Tower will shine orange to honor two national championships won by Texas Law students this year. 

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UT Austin Establishes 3-Year Law and Public Affairs Integrated Dual Degrees

Dec. 11, 2014

The University of Texas at Austin has established two unique, integrated three-year dual degree programs blending the study of public policy and law.

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New Gift Raises Mithoff Family Support of Pro Bono Program to $2 Million

Oct. 15, 2014

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AUSTIN, Texas  A recent $1 million gift to The University of Texas School of Law from Richard and Virginia "Ginni" Mithoff of Houston will support the school's Pro Bono Program. The gift brings the Mithoffs' total contributions to the program to $2 million.

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District Judge Harley Clark, Man Behind "Hook 'Em Horns" Sign, Dies at 78

Oct. 9, 2014

[caption id="attachment_48462" align="alignright" width="368" caption="Harley Clark flashes the "Hook 'Em Horns" in front of the Tower at UT Austin in 2001. (Photo by Marsha Miller)"]Harley Clark flashes the "Hook 'Em Horns" in front of the Tower at UT Austin in 2001. (Photo by Marsha Miller)[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Retired state District Judge Harley Clark of Austin, a venerated Texas Ex who became a part of Longhorn lore by introducing the "Hook 'em Horns" hand sign at a University of Texas pep rally during the 1950s, died Thursday at the age of 78.

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Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law and Business to be Established at UT Austin

May 15, 2014

The Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law and Business will be established jointly by the School of Law and the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.

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