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2013 Worthington Essay Prize Winners

First Prize: Alexander Fischer :: $3000; Second Prize: Kelsey Boylan :: $1500; Freshman Prize: Seth Uzman :: $2000

Sun, Nov 24, 2013


The Broccoli Project Presents "William the Conqueror"

Nov 14-16 (Th, Fri, Sat) @ 7:00; Nov 22-23 (Fri, Sat) @ 7:00 pm; Sat, Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm at the Student Activities Center (SAC) - 2.304 Black Box Theatre. The price is 10$ , 5$ with a student id.

Thu, Nov 14, 2013


Joynes Event: "Pure Grass," Bruce Noll hosts a one-man show on the life of Walt Whitman

7:30 pm :: Tuesday, November 12 :: Joynes Reader Room (CRD 007)

Mon, Nov 4, 2013


The Harry Middleton Lectureship presents Bryan Cranston and Plan II Honors alum Robert Schenkkan

Thursday, November 14 :: 6:00 pm :: LBJ Auditorium

Mon, Nov 4, 2013


Fall 2013 Plan II Senior Thesis Symposium

1:00 pm to 4:15 pm :: Sunday, November 10, 2013 :: Participant Check-In begins at 12:45 pm, CLA 0.130

Mon, Oct 21, 2013




Plan II Family Day :: Sunday, October 20

Plan II parents are invited to join us for brunch and model classes. 10:30 am :: 1:30 pm, Brunch at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center :: Classes in CLA. See topics and rooms at link..

Mon, Sep 30, 2013


Joynes Event: Allessandra Sanguinetti, Magnum Photographer (note time change to 2:00 pm)

2:00 pm :: Friday :: October 25, 2013 :: The Joynes Suite, Carothers 007, 2501 Whitis Ave on the University of Texas at Austin campus.

Fri, Sep 27, 2013


Joynes Event: Eduardo C. Corral, Poet

7:00 pm :: Thursday :: October 17 :: The Joynes Reading Room, East Side, Carothers Residence Hall @ 2501 Whitis Avenue

Thu, Sep 26, 2013


Joynes Event: Adélia Prado, Brazilian poet, and Ellen Doré Watson, American poet and translator

7:00 pm :: Thursday :: November 21 :: The Joynes Reading Room, East Side, Carothers Residence Hall @ 2501 Whitis Avenue

Fri, Aug 30, 2013


Anne Hull

Joynes Event :: Anne Hull :: Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist, National reporter for the Washington Post who covered Sept 11 from Ground Zero and Hurrican Katrina from New Orleans.

7:00 pm :: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 :: The Joynes Suite, CRD 007 :: This event is free and open to the public.

Fri, Aug 16, 2013


The Liz Carpenter Lecture Series, hosted by the Plan II Honors Program

The Liz Carpenter Lecture Series Featuring Gail Collins, New York Times Journalist and Editor

When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present :: Monday, September 9, 2013 :: 7:00 pm :: Hosted by the Plan II Honors Program at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center

Thu, Aug 15, 2013


New Plan II Public Health Program

Information Sessions :: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • GDC 2.402 (Gates Dell Complex) :: Wednesday, September 25, 2013 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • Normandy Scholars Room, CLA 2.606

Thu, Aug 15, 2013


Prague, Charles Bridge

Joynes Event :: Caleb Crain, Novelist, Translator, Scholar, Essayist and Literary Critic

7:00 pm :: Thursday, September 26 :: The Joynes Reading Room :: Carothers Residence Hall, Room 007

Wed, Aug 14, 2013


The Roger and Ann Worthington Essay Prize in Plan II Honors

Deadline for 2013 submissions, 5 p.m., September 27, 2013

Mon, Jul 8, 2013


Plan II Honors alum and benefactor, Austin Ligon, has the best license plate in Texas.

Welcome back to Austin, Austin Ligon

Best license plate in Texas

Tue, Jun 18, 2013


Class of 2017, Welcome to Plan II Honors

Links to First-Year student for incoming Plan II students. Plan now to join us at the Plan II Convocation and Plan II Freshman Getaway.

Tue, Jun 4, 2013


Voltaire's Coffees for the Class of 2017

VC Schedule and Registration Link Now Available, Event Schedule Updated on July 22 (date changes on Davis and Stoff)

Mon, Jun 3, 2013



Plan II Parliamentary Debate with National Rifle Association

Monday, May 6, 2013 •• 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM •• CLA 0.126

Mon, Apr 29, 2013


The Glickman Centennial Lecture featuring Louis Menand on The Condition of the Humanities

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm :: Thursday, April 25th :: Connally Ballroom, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center :: Presented by the Plan II Honors Program

Wed, Apr 17, 2013


Plan II Wonder Weekend 2013

An amazing weekend of student events planned by Plan II students for the Plan II student community.

Mon, Apr 8, 2013


Joynes Event: Intersections in Photography No. 7: Portraits

Larry Towell, Louie Palu & Sarah Wilson :: April 12 :: 6:00 pm :: Joynes Suite, Carother 007

Tue, Apr 2, 2013



Joynes Event: DT Max discusses his book on David Foster Wallace

Every Love Story Is A Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace :: Tuesday, April 16 :: 7:30pm :: Joynes Reading Room

Sat, Mar 30, 2013



Sponsored by:  Mary Lu Joynes Endowment in Plan II and the L.L. & Ethel E. Dean Endowment in UGS

Joynes Event: The Evolution Will be Digitized: The Future of the New News

A Special Guest Lecture by Evan Smith, Editor in Chief of the Texas Tribune :: 7:30pm :: Thursday, March 28th :: Joynes Suite

Tue, Mar 5, 2013



Anis Mojgani (l) and Andrea Gibson

Joynes Event: Poetry SLAM :: Anis Mojgani & Andrea Gibson

Thursday, February 21 :: 7:00 pm Joynes Suite, Carothers 007

Wed, Feb 13, 2013


2013 Career Week

Monday, February 25 through Thursday, February 28

Tue, Feb 12, 2013


The lecture is made possible by the Mary Lu Joynes Endowment in the Plan II Honors Program, the English Department and Shakespeare at Winedale.

Joynes Event: Frank Whigham "Sexual and Social Mobility in The Duchess of Malfi."

Thursday, February 7 :: 7:00 pm Joynes Suite, 007 Carothers

Thu, Feb 7, 2013


Reception and Common Room Areas of the Lowell H. Lebermann Jr. Plan II Honors Suite

Plan II Moves to College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA)

New Office Named for Plan II Alumnus and Benefactor: Lowell H. Lebermann Jr. Plan II Honors Suite

Mon, Jan 28, 2013


2012 Roger and Ann Worthington Essay Prize in Plan II Honors Announced

First Prize: Mustafa Saifuddin. $3000; Second Prize: Erin Larson, $1500; Freshman Prize: Joseph Moon, $2000. Topic: The Ethics of Controlling Disease.

Sun, Jan 27, 2013


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