Press Releases

President's Statement on Rebuilding Marine Science Institute

March 19, 2018
View of the Mission-Aransas Estuary from the lighthouse tower at Harbor Island

Read the statement from UT Austin President Gregory L. Fenves on rebuilding the Marine Science Insitute (MSI) in Port Aransas, Texas after Hurricane Harvey damage. 

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Cancer Detecting Pen Takes South by Southwest Award

March 14, 2018
Jialing Zhang demonstrates using the MasSpec Pen on a human tissue sample.

UT professor and team were honored with an award at SXSW for cancer detecting pen. 

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Wildflower Season Expected To Be Typical, But Still Terrific

March 12, 2018

The spring wildflower season is on track to be typical in many parts of Texas, say experts at UT Austin's Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. But an average wildflower season in Texas is still well worth a road trip.

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New York Times Chairman Visits UT

March 12, 2018
Arthur Sulzberger Jr.

UT Austin hosts New York Times Chairman

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Experienced Leaders Go Back to School Through New Program

March 6, 2018
UT Tower

UT Austin will launch a nine-month program that provides experienced professionals the unique opportunity to explore the vast educational resources of UT Austin through a highly personalized curriculum. 

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