Topic: University of Texas at Austin

How Speakers Handle Questions During Presentations

Dec. 8, 2015
John Daly, professor in the Department of Communication Studies

Professor John Daly in the Department of Communication Studies has published new research that explores public speaking and how speakers handle objections and questions after their presentations. 

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What I Have Planned For UT Austin as its Next President

June 3, 2015
UT Tower

As a public university, we continue to face new questions about how to best deliver value to students, and in our case, to all of Texas. To achieve that, I am dedicated to a concept I call “innovating excellence” — using 21st century approaches to building on the success of our core missions of educating leaders, expanding knowledge through research and scholarship and serving our diverse world.

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Kylie Doniak named Big 12 Female Sportsperson of the Year

June 12, 2012
Kylie Doniak named Big 12 Female Sportsperson of the Year

Simply miraculous. In February, Kylie Doniak was hit by a car in downtown Austin. This week, the UT soccer standout is Big 12 Female Sportsperson of the Year.

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UT's WIALD Women Reach the Edge of Space

June 12, 2012
UT's WIALD Women Reach the Edge of Space

Testing a student project in the real world is one thing. Sending a project out of the world to test it, as these female aerospace students, did is something else.

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University earns environmental award

May 1, 2008
University earns environmental award

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has recognized the University of Texas at Austin with a 2008 Texas Environmental Excellence Award for the efficiency of its power plant in the large business/technical category.

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