Fifth graders at the University of Texas Elementary School will receive a new pair of athletic shoes for the third straight year from RunTex, the nation's largest store devoted to running, on Friday, May 20 at 2:30 p.m. at the school.
Chevron has contributed $1,149,600 in grants to support lab renovations, student scholarships and academic programs at The University of Texas at Austin, bringing the company's total university giving to more than $37 million.
ExxonMobil has given $929,091 to The University of Texas at Austin as a three-to-one match of gifts made by the company's employees and retirees in the past year.
Prominent Houston attorney, philanthropist and University of Texas at Austin alumnus Joseph D. Jamail has given the university $15 million to create endowments in the schools of Law and Nursing and the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Studies.
Event: William Powers Jr., president of The University of Texas at Austin, will host a press conference to announce major gifts that will benefit schools and programs at the university. When: 11 a.m., Monday, May 12. Where: Main Building, Room 212. (Members of the news media should check in at the guard booth at 24th… » Continue Reading
Dell Pediatric Research Institute Receives $1 Million Gift from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation
The University of Texas at Austin today received a $1 million gift from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation for capital support of the Dell Pediatric Research Institute, a cutting-edge center for children's health research in Central Texas.
School of Music To Be Named for Ernest and Sarah Butler Following $55 Million Gift, Largest at Public Music School
The School of Music in the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin will be named for Dr. Ernest and Sarah Butler following the couple's gift of $55 million, the largest single gift for a music school at a public university.