The Campaign for Texas: Someday people with Type 1 diabetes will be able to replace their insulin shots with pills. Someday doctors will be able to target cancer cells directly without exposing patients' entire bodies to harmful radiation. Someday a vaccine will have the power to render powerless the deadly Ebola virus. Someday paramedics will be able to diagnose a heart attack with a single drop of saliva. This vision of someday brought to you by The University of Texas at Austin.
The University of Texas at Austin today (Oct. 17) announced an eight-year capital campaign to raise $3 billion.
EVENT: The Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin will announce the acquisition of the Jack Brooks Congressional Collection. WHEN: 11 a.m., March 24. WHERE: Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum. Parking information for the LBJ Library and Museum can be found online. BACKGROUND: Dr. Don Carleton, executive director of the… » Continue Reading