Topic: White House

Obama Will Name UT’s Sandra Black to Council of Economics

July 24, 2015
Sandy Black

President Barack Obama intends to nominate UT Austin economics Professor Sandra E. Black to join the three-member White House Council of Economic Advisers (CEA).

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UT Hosts Africa's Next Great Entrepreneurs

July 29, 2014
"All we have to do is never give up" - UT Hosts Africa's Next Great Entrepreneurs

25 young African entrepreneurs spent the summer at UT for the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, the White House's signature effort to invest in Africa's emerging leaders. Learn more.

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New Photography Book Presents Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Entire Presidency of George W. Bush

April 24, 2013

Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

Feb. 11, 2013
Goodenough, Bard Win National Medals of Science

President Obama awarded medals to not one but TWO University of Texas at Austin scientists! The tower will be lit Feb. 12 in their honor. Learn more.

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President Powers to Host Panel Discussion on College Completion Recommendations

Feb. 7, 2013

Event: University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will host a panel to discuss the National Commission on Higher Education Attainment's recommendations for increasing college completion.

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