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The University of Texas at Austin to Honor Walter Cronkite’s Legacy and Unveil Public Art Installation by Ben Rubin

The University of Texas at Austin announces the dedication of Walter Cronkite Plaza on April 19, 2012, in front of the Jesse H. Jones Communication complex, featuring the premiere of a public art installation by new media artist Ben Rubin.

Briscoe Center’s “Cronkite: Eyewitness to a Century” Exhibit Opens May 15 at the LBJ Library and Museum

Briscoe Center’s “Cronkite: Eyewitness to a Century” Exhibit Opens May 15 at the LBJ Library and Museum

The University of Texas at Austin's Dolph Briscoe Center for American History and the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum have announced a new exhibit "Cronkite: Eyewitness to a Century," opening May 15 at the LBJ Library.

Pew Research Center’s Project for Excellence in Journalism Director Receives 2010 DeWitt Carter Reddick Award

Tom Rosenstiel, director of the Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism, is the recipient of the 2010 DeWitt Carter Reddick Award, recognizing outstanding people in the field of communication. It is one of the highest honors given by The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication.

Broadcast Journalist Morley Safer Donates Papers to Briscoe Center

Broadcast Journalist Morley Safer Donates Papers to Briscoe Center

Morley Safer, the highly acclaimed CBS News broadcast journalist and "60 Minutes" correspondent, will donate his papers to the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin.

Newsman Walter Cronkite Dies at Age 92

Newsman Walter Cronkite Dies at Age 92

Walter Cronkite, longtime reporter and news anchor, died July 17, 2009, at the age of 92.