President Obama’s trip to Austin Thursday will include a visit to Manor New Technology High School. The high-tech high school is a field site for The University of Texas at Austin’s UTeach program, which actively trains the next generation of STEM educators and is a model for other programs around the country. Also, the STEM… » Continue Reading
Just as the November elections are heating up, The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit, nonpartisan journalism organization based in Austin, is bringing its second annual Texas Tribune Festival to The University of Texas at Austin.
A new book from The University of Texas Press, DKR: The Royal Scrapbook, uses an extraordinary collection of never-before-published photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, football ephemera and recollections to reveal the private man behind Longhorn football legend Darrell K. Royal.
The Center for World University Rankings has ranked The University of Texas at Austin No. 30 in its inaugural list of the world’s top 100 universities. The ranking combines seven factors — educational quality, faculty quality, alumni employment, patents, publishing, faculty research citations, and influence. The factor that most moved the university into the top… » Continue Reading
The University of Texas at Austin anticipates more than 40,000 visitors March 1 for Explore UT, the "biggest open house in Texas," showcasing the breadth of education and research at the university.