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Symposium Celebrates Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged”

Event: The Department of Philosophy at The University of Texas at Austin will host the symposium "Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged: Celebrating the Best Within Us." When: 4-6:30 p.m., March 4. Where: Avaya Auditorium (ACE 2.302). A campus map is available online. Background: Presenters will offer perspectives on the Russian-born philosopher's magnum opus, "Atlas Shrugged," both…   » Continue Reading

BB&T Donates $2 Million for Ayn Rand Research at The University of Texas at Austin

BB&T Corporation, one of the nation's largest banks, has awarded $2 million to the Department of Philosophy at The University of Texas at Austin to establish the BB&T Chair for the Study of Objectivism.