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University of Texas at Austin Explores its Tradition of Olympic Athletes

Event: The University of Texas at Austin has a deep tradition of athletics beyond football, baseball and basketball. Longhorn swimmers, divers and track and field athletes have made names for themselves beyond Texas on the national and international stages via the Olympics. From 1936 to 2010, 139 University of Texas at Austin student athletes have…   » Continue Reading

Austin’s Community Leaders Receive University of Texas at Austin Leadership Awards

Austin’s Community Leaders Receive University of Texas at Austin Leadership Awards

The University of Texas at Austin honored seven outstanding men and women and three organizations on Dec. 9 with the Community Leadership Awards.

Texas Affirms Commitment to Big 12 Conference

Texas Affirms Commitment to Big 12 Conference

The University of Texas at Austin will continue competing in the Big 12 Conference, university officials confirmed today.

Longhorn Student-Athletes Lead the Nation with 10 Academic All-America Selections

When it comes to giving out final grades to the 2007-08 University of Texas at Austin student-athletes for their performance in the classroom, only one can do justice.

Twenty-seven Longhorns represent six countries in 2008 Olympic Games

Twenty-seven Longhorns represent six countries in 2008 Olympic Games

Going for Gold: Twenty-two current or former Longhorn student-athletes have earned spots on their respective countries' 2008 Olympic team and a total of 27 athletes and coaches will represent their countries from Aug. 8-24 in Beijing, China.

Conradt to Speak at 2008 Spring Commencement

Conradt to Speak at 2008 Spring Commencement

Jody Conradt, a legend in women's basketball and intercollegiate athletics administration, will be the speaker at the 125th Spring Commencement at The University of Texas at Austin, May 17 on the Main Mall.