Education and Leadership

UT Austin preliminary spring enrollment totals 46,484

Feb. 7, 2000

The preliminary spring 2000 enrollment total at The University of Texas at Austin is 46,484, according to Marsha K. Moss, assistant vice president and director of the Office of Institutional Studies. This figure represents an increase of 127 students from the spring 1999 total.

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Free workshops at UT Austin promote knowledge of Portuguese language

Feb. 4, 2000

The Brazil Center of the Institute of Latin American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin is sponsoring four free Saturday Portuguese Workshops to promote the knowledge of the Portuguese language in the Austin community and at the University.

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State's top school teachers to be honored on Feb. 11 for excellence as educators

Feb. 3, 2000

Twelve Texas teachers attending the 2000 Conference on Texas Excellence in Education Feb. 10-11 in Austin each will receive cash, a trophy and personal computer equipment as recognition by the Ex-Students' Association of The University of Texas at Austin for being among the best teachers in their field.

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2000 Texas Excellence Teaching Award recipients named

Jan. 31, 2000

"The purpose of the Texas Excellence Teaching Awards is to encourage quality teaching at the University," said Kim Gundersen, coordinator of Student Relations at the Ex-Students' Association, which sponsors and co-funds the awards. "The awards recognize individuals whose teaching and personal relations with students have had effective, positive influence on the lives and educational experience of students.

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Texas State Historical Association continues rich tradition with 104th annual meeting

Jan. 28, 2000

The 104th annual meeting of the Texas State Historical Association, which is based at The University of Texas at Austin, will be held in Austin this March. Since its inception in 1897, the meeting has grown to contain more than 40 sessions on a variety of topics. Panels, auctions, book exhibits, book signings, receptions and banquets provide something for everyone interested in Texas history, geography and culture. The event will be March 2-4 at the Renaissance Hotel.

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