Academics

What It's Like to Learn from a Pulitzer Finalist
Go inside the classroom with two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and history professor Jacqueline Jones to see a master storyteller at work.
58 Books to Love This Summer (or Anytime)
See what books UT professors think new students should read, plus perfect summer titles published by the University of Texas Press.
When Your Homework is a Feature-Length Film
RTF students in Steve Mim's feature film workshop course received film and academic credit for serving as crew on "Arlo and Julie," a quirky romantic comedy that has charmed critics.
Lifelike Heart Valve Model Will Aid Treatment
Michael Sacks is developing mitral valve models that will enable heart surgeons to test solutions before they enter the operating room.
In Celebration of the Class of 2014
There is no more uplifting event in the life of UT than Commencement, honoring graduates' triumphant accomplishments. Meet four seniors who represent why we're so proud of the Class of 2014.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
Go inside the classroom with two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and history professor Jacqueline Jones to see a master storyteller at work.
See what books UT professors think new students should read, plus perfect summer titles published by the University of Texas Press.
RTF students in Steve Mim's feature film workshop course received film and academic credit for serving as crew on "Arlo and Julie," a quirky romantic comedy that has charmed critics.
Michael Sacks is developing mitral valve models that will enable heart surgeons to test solutions before they enter the operating room.
There is no more uplifting event in the life of UT than Commencement, honoring graduates' triumphant accomplishments. Meet four seniors who represent why we're so proud of the Class of 2014.

Academic Dates & Deadlines

July 29, Tuesday: Last class day for nine-week classes.
July 29, Tuesday: Last day to drop a nine-week class.
July 30, Wednesday: Reading day for nine-week law classes.

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