Topic: Victoria Rodriguez

Graduate School Dean Steps Down To Return To Teaching and Research; Vice Provost To Serve As Interim Dean

Jan. 12, 2012

Victoria Rodríguez, vice provost and dean of graduate studies at The University of Texas at Austin, is stepping down from her administrative duties effective Jan. 31 to return full time to her research and the classroom at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. Rodríguez was appointed as a vice provost in 2001 and dean of the graduate school in 2003.

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Challenge Grant of $250,000 Supports Powers Graduate Fellowships

June 24, 2011

A $250,000 challenge grant to support the William C. Powers, Jr. Graduate Fellowship Program has been awarded to the Graduate School at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Speakers Scheduled for Convocation Ceremonies at The University of Texas at Austin, May 20, 21

May 12, 2011

A renowned attorney/philanthropist, a member of the United States House of Representatives, a circuit judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals, the prime minister of the Palestinian National Authority, the Texas commissioner of education, the university's head football coach and several corporate executives and outstanding academic leaders will be among the speakers for convocation ceremonies May 20 and 21 at The University of Texas at Austin.

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National Research Council's Survey of Universities Includes The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 28, 2010

The National Research Council (NRC) has released its third assessment of research doctorate programs, data collected in 2006 for 20 variables that reflect key characteristics of research doctoral programs at more than 5,000 doctoral programs at 212 universities in the United States, including The University of Texas at Austin.

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Center for Teaching and Learning to Support Educational Excellence

July 22, 2010

The Division of Instructional Innovation and Assessment at The University of Texas at Austin will be renamed the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL), effective Aug. 16, as part of an initiative by Executive Vice President and Provost Steven Leslie to strengthen the division's role in supporting educational excellence.

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