Education and Leadership

Incoming UT Austin freshmen from Rio Grande Valley welcomed in celebrations by President Larry R. Faulkner

June 21, 1999

Students from throughout the Rio Grande Valley accepted as incoming freshmen to The University of Texas at Austin received a personal welcome recently during Send-Off '99 celebrations attended by UT Austin President Larry R. Faulkner.

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Dallas-Fort Worth area students get personal welcome from UT Austin President Larry Faulkner

June 21, 1999

President Larry R. Faulkner of The University of Texas at Austin traveled to Arlington recently for Send-Off '99, a celebration to personally welcome students from the Dallas-Fort Worth area who will be incoming freshmen next fall at UT Austin.

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Faulkner to welcome Dallas-Fort Worth area students during Send Off '99 celebration

June 15, 1999

President Larry R. Faulkner of The University of Texas at Austin will visit with UT-bound students and their parents from the Dallas-Fort Worth area during a "Send Off '99" celebration at the Ball Park at Arlington on Thursday (June 17).

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Sharon Brown appointed associate vice presidentfor research at The University of Texas at Austin

June 11, 1999

Dr. Sharon A. Brown, the James R. Dougherty, Jr. Centennial Professor in Nursing and associate dean for research in The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing, has been appointed associate vice president for research. The announcement was made by Dr. Juan M. Sanchez, vice president for research.

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Education propels UT Austin graduate, a first-generation American, to cross-cultural academic, research career

May 14, 1999

It wasn't until she was in the third grade in El Paso that first-generation American Patricia Sanchez discovered that education could be a vehicle for changing her life. The daughter of immigrants from Chihuahua, Mexico, Sanchez didn't understand the importance of grades until she became friends with a young Filipino student.

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