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Tower Lighting to be Delayed on March 31 as Part of Earth Hour 2012

The University of Texas at Austin will collaborate on global energy and climate change awareness by participating in Earth Hour 2012. This will mark the third year in a row the university has participated. Earth Hour 2012 will take place Saturday, March 31, beginning at 8:30 p.m. The university will delay lighting the Tower until…   » Continue Reading

Tower Lighting Marks Milestone Anniversary for Plan II

The Tower at The University of Texas at Austin will be lit burnt orange and emblazoned with a giant "75" to mark the 75th anniversary of the Plan II Honors Program, one of the premier honors programs at the university.

UT Remembers Begins with Flag Ceremony

The University of Texas at Austin will observe UT Remembers on Friday, May 2, as a day of remembrance honoring 165 members of the university community—students and current and retired faculty and staff—who died during the previous year.

Honors Day to Cite Academic Achievement at The University of Texas at Austin

The 60th Annual Honors Day celebration at The University of Texas at Austin on April 12 will honor the academic accomplishments of 6,410 students during two ceremonies in Gregory Gymnasium. Of the 2008 honorees, 4,997 students will be given the honorary title of College Scholar and 1,413 will be recognized as Distinguished College Scholars.

Convocation Ceremonies Saturday and Sunday to Honor Fall Graduates at The University of Texas at Austin

Several outstanding faculty members, corporate and foundation leaders, a student chosen by his peers and John W. Barnhill, a member of the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System, will be among the keynote speakers addressing students and their families during fall convocation 2007 ceremonies Saturday, Dec. 8, and Sunday, Dec. 9, at…   » Continue Reading