Education and Leadership

College of Education professors receive Department of Education grant to integrate technology into teacher education programs

June 13, 2000

Three professors from The University of Texas at Austin are recipients of the Preparing Tomorrow's Teachers to Use Technology (PT3) grants from the U.S. Department of Education announced last week by President Bill Clinton.

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UT Austin President Larry R. Faulkner to visit Laredo students in "Send-off 2000" celebration

June 9, 2000

Some of the best academic achievers who were graduated this spring from Laredo-area high schools will be visited on Monday (June 12) by the president of The University of Texas at Austin.

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UT Austin Master Teacher Summer Institute provides Texas Advanced Placement teachers opportunity to learn

June 8, 2000

Sixty-six secondary school teachers from across Texas are participating in a month long summer institute June 5-30 at The University of Texas at Austin to learn how to better prepare their students for higher education. The teachers have come to the University campus from 34 different towns and cities in the state.

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"Send-off 2000" celebrations in Rio Grande Valley to welcome local students to campus life at UT Austin

June 2, 2000

About 200 high school graduates from the Rio Grande Valley who plan to attend The University of Texas at Austin will have an opportunity to meet President Larry R. Faulkner and other University representatives during "Send-Off 2000" celebrations next week in Brownsville and McAllen.

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Southwestern Historical Quarterly receives journalistic achievement award

May 23, 2000

The Texas Historical Foundation recently awarded its Journalistic Achievement Award for Excellence in Historic Journalism to the Southwestern Historical Quarterly. The Quarterly is the leading scholarly journal of Texas history and has been published continuously by the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) since its founding in 1897. The TSHA is based at The University of Texas at Austin.

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