Campus and Community

President’s Award for Global Learning Teams Selected

Oct. 18, 2018
Ghana

Research teams looking into air pollution in India, housing conditions in Mexico and perceptions of skin color in Ghana are among the inaugural seven recipients of the President’s Award for Global Learning at UT Austin.

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UT-Created Voting App “BeVote” Helps Educate Students

Oct. 18, 2018
BeVote

Students at UT Austin have a new tool to help them become better informed as voters with BeVote, a free cellphone app that provides accurate, nonpartisan information to enhance the voting experience.

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CIA's First Resident Intel Officer at UT Austin

Oct. 16, 2018
Teacher faces 4 students in a classroom

The University of Texas at Austin is home to the Central Intelligence Agency’s first resident intelligence officer (RIO) under its new Visiting Intelligence Officer Program. 

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Online Computer Science Masters Coming From UT Austin

Oct. 10, 2018
Gates Dell Complex on the campus of UT Austin

UT Austin, a top-10-ranked computer science program, will offer a fully online masters degree in computer science begining in the fall of 2019. 

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What’s the Story Behind the Tower?

Oct. 4, 2018
UT Tower from the north mall

There aren’t many universities with their own skyscraper. So why does Texas have one, and what was it built for?

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