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UT Austin Launches Construction of New Dell Medical School

UT Austin Launches Construction of New Dell Medical School

The University of Texas at Austin has launched construction of the new Dell Medical School in the southeastern portion of campus.

UT Austin Receives Gift of Magnum Photos Collection from Dell, Fuhrman, Phelan Families

UT Austin Receives Gift of Magnum Photos Collection from Dell, Fuhrman, Phelan Families

AUSTIN, Texas – The Magnum Photos collection, which contains nearly 200,000 press prints of images taken by world-renowned Magnum photographers, has been donated to the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin. The gift was made by Michael and Susan Dell, Glenn and Amanda Fuhrman and John and Amy Phelan.

UT Austin Breaks Single-Year Fundraising Record

The University of Texas at Austin has raised more money in the current fiscal year than in any previous year — $396 million, with three weeks still to go before the Aug. 31 cutoff — placing it among the top public universities in the nation. The increased philanthropy is essential to maintaining and expanding the…   » Continue Reading

Registration Opens for Photography Symposium “Magnum Photos into the Digital Age”

Registration Opens for Photography Symposium “Magnum Photos into the Digital Age”

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, presents the symposium “Magnum Photos into the Digital Age.” Scheduled for Oct. 25–27, the symposium will be held in conjunction with the Ransom Center’s upcoming fall exhibition “Radical Transformation: Magnum Photos into the Digital Age.”

Magnum Photos Collection Opens to Researchers, Students and Public

Magnum Photos Collection Opens to Researchers, Students and Public

The Magnum Photos Collection, comprising more than 1,300 boxes of photographic materials, is now open to researchers, students and the public at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin.

University announces $3 billion drive to strengthen national competitiveness, global impact

University announces $3 billion drive to strengthen national competitiveness, global impact

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 Announces $3 Billion Capital Campaign

The University of Texas at Austin today (Oct. 17) announced an eight-year capital campaign to raise $3 billion.