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Begala to Speak at Event Marking Friar Society’s 100th Anniversary

CNN correspondent Paul Begala will speak on "The Role of the Media in American Politics" at 4 p.m. on April 15 at The University of Texas at Austin during the celebration of  the 100th anniversary of the Friar Society, the oldest honor society at the university.  The lecture is free and open to the university…   » Continue Reading

Longhorn Football Player, McCombs Student Wins “Academic Heisman”

University of Texas at Austin senior defensive end Sam Acho has been named winner of the 21st National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame William V. Campbell Trophy, as college football's top student-athlete in combined academic success, football performance and exemplary community leadership.

Government Professor Sean Theriault Selected by Friar Society for Teaching Excellence Award, University’s Largest Undergraduate Teaching Honor

Government Professor Sean Theriault Selected by Friar Society for Teaching Excellence Award, University’s Largest Undergraduate Teaching Honor

Associate Professor of Government Sean Theriault was awarded the 2009-10 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship by The University of Texas at Austin Friar Society on Wednesday, April 1.

Friar Society Selects History Professor for Teaching Excellence Award

Friar Society Selects History Professor for Teaching Excellence Award

The University of Texas at Austin Friar Society awarded Distinguished Teaching Associate Professor of History G. Howard Miller, the 2008-09 Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship on Monday, April 14. The $15,000 award is the university's largest for undergraduate teaching excellence.