Recipients of some of the most prestigious awards given by The University of Texas at Austin were recognized Tuesday, Jan. 26, during a dinner hosted by the university's president, President William Powers Jr., at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.
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: Press conference preceding the official kickoff of a major fundraising campaign at The University of Texas at Austin. Speakers will be William Powers Jr., president of The University of Texas at Austin, and Kenneth Jastrow, chairman and chief executive officer of Temple-Inland Inc. The campaign kickoff event follows in the AT&T Executive Education and… » Continue Reading