AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas at Austin has risen to 14th place in Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s list of 100 best values in public colleges for 2015.
University of Texas at Austin president Bill Powers is joining President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and other university presidents today at a White House forum on increasing educational opportunities for low-income and disadvantaged students.
EVENT: Senior Vice Provost David Laude will host David Bergeron, U.S. acting assistant secretary for postsecondary education, for a conversation on national higher education policy. WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2-3 p.m. Event is invitation only but open to the media. WHERE: Student Activities Center, Legislative Assembly, Room 2.302 BACKGROUND: Students, administrators and a national representative… » Continue Reading