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At The University of Texas at Austin, we are a community working together to solve challenges facing society, blending research and discovery with learning.

At the Forefront of a Scientific Revolution

From programming DNA robots to unraveling the mysteries of the universe, researchers at UT Austin are revealing new discoveries every day.

Leading the Nation in STEM Education

Texas-grown UTeach is addressing the K-12 public schooling system's biggest challenge—the absence of qualified science and math teachers.

One of the Largest Cultural Collections

With collections totaling more than 170 million objects, UT Austin is among the largest and most important cultural repositories in America.

May 6, 2016

Tower Darkens for UT Remembers

The Tower will darken tonight to honor members of the UT Austin commuity who passed away this year. 

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Longhorn Racing 2016 Unveiling Banquet
Please join us at our annual Unveiling Banquet where we will be showcasing our 2016 Formula SAE competition car that we will be competing with at Lincoln...
San Jacinto Residence Hall (SJH)
EARS, Eyes + Feet
Annual concert featuring interdisciplinary collaborative works by electronic music composers, choreographers, media designers, and lighting designers.
B. Iden Payne Theatre, F. Loren Winship Drama Building (WIN)
Con Moto Brass Presents "Music In Motion"
Join Austin’s only theatrical brass ensemble in their first production “Music in Motion,” featuring the works of Dukas, Copland,Schnitzer, Gabrieli,...
Bates Recital Hall, Music Building (MRH)