Press Releases

Text of Admiral Bono's Commencement Speech

May 19, 2018
Vice Adm. Raquel Bono

In her commencement address, Vice Adm. Bono tells students what they dream of at Texas can actually happen.

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Dell Med Research: Stroke Prevention Combo Shows Promise

May 16, 2018
Stroke Brain Scan

After minor or mini-stroke, this drug combo may lower future stroke risks.

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Eric T. Meyer Appointed Dean of the School of Information

May 15, 2018
Eric T. Meyer

Eric T. Meyer’s appointment will begin Aug.1, and he will hold the Louis T. Yule Regents Professorship in Library and Information Science and the Mary R. Boyvey Chair for Excellence.

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Caffarelli Receives 2018 Shaw Prize in Mathematics

May 14, 2018
Luis Caffarelli

Professor Luis Caffarelli received one of the world’s biggest prizes for mathematics, the 2018 Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences, which includes $1.2 million.

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Rapid Evolution Fails to Save Butterflies from Extinction

May 9, 2018
Checkerspot

New research confirms that wild species can adapt quickly to human-induced change, but that the adaptation can cause deadly “eco-evolutionary traps” when humans introduce new resources and then quickly take them away.

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