Admissions Director Bruce Walker Accepts New Position as Vice Provost for Special Projects at The University of Texas at Austin
Dr. Bruce Walker, vice provost and director of admissions at The University of Texas at Austin, will leave that position July 15 to become the university's vice provost for special projects, focusing on a range of assignments while concluding a national leadership role developing training materials for admissions officers through his work with the College… » Continue Reading
Faculty members from three colleges at The University of Texas at Austin have been named to the prestigious Academy of Distinguished Teachers.
Dr. Ned Rifkin, former undersecretary for art at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., has been appointed director of the Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin.
A public forum on the findings of The University of Texas at Austin's recently released Faculty Gender Equity Report will be held Feb. 4 at 3 p.m. in Room 212 of the university's Main Building.
Event: The Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies (LLILAS) in the College of Liberal Arts will host the symposium "Shared Visions for Cuba-U.S. Relations" at The University of Texas at Austin. When: Jan. 29-30 Where: The Texas Union. A campus map is available online. Background: The two-day symposium brings scholars, policy makers and industry… » Continue Reading
The University of Texas at Austin is among the top three universities sending students abroad and the Top 10 universities educating international students, according to the new "Open Doors" report, published by the Institute of International Education (IIE).
The Gender Equity Task Force, created by the provost of The University of Texas at Austin in March 2007, has recommended in its report that the university develop and enact a 5-10 year gender equity plan to "reduce or eliminate faculty gender inequity—specifically with respect to hiring, promotion, salaries and governance."