Skip Navigation
UT wordmark
College of Liberal Arts wordmark
plan2 masthead
Michael Stoff, Director 305 East 23rd St, CLA 2.102, (G3600) Austin, TX 78712-1250 • 512-471-1442

Archived News

Mon, Dec 13, 2010

Jeanette Wiemers (Plan II, '09) Finalist in National Classroom Makeover Contest

Wiemers is a Teach for America corp member in Houston ISD. She needs her fellow Plan II alumni votes.

Fri, Dec 10, 2010

Congratulations to Plan II Adviser, Melissa Ossian, and her husband, Rob Ossian, on the birth of their son.

Jacob Wayne (Jake) Ossian was born, hale, hearty and handsome, at 7 lb and 15 oz at 6:27 pm on December 22, 2010.

Thu, Dec 9, 2010

Plan II Honors Commencement Convocation, Spring 2011

Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 9:00 am in the Hogg Memorial Auditorium. Commencement Speaker: The Honorable Diane P. Wood. Reception follows in the Ballroom, 3rd floor, Texas Union

Wed, Dec 8, 2010

Three Plan II Alumni Honored with 2011 Outstanding Young Texas Ex Awards.

Veronica Stidvent ('96), Shaarik Zafar (Plan II, ’97) and Daron Roberts ('01) are three of the four alumni recognized for 2011.

Wed, Dec 8, 2010

Plan II alumna, The Honorable Diane P. Wood (BA 1971, JD 1975) receives 2010 Distinguished Alumnus Award.

Judge Wood is a Circuit Judge in the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in Chicago. She will give the commencement address at the May, 2011 Plan II Honors Commencement Convocation.

Mon, Nov 29, 2010

Plan II Chamber Music Outreach Concert

7 pm :: Monday, Nov. 29 :: Seton Medical Center

Mon, Nov 29, 2010

Joynes Events: Stephen Scobie, Poet & Music Critic

7:30 pm :: Thursday, Dec 2 :: Canadian poet and critic, winner of the 1980 Governor-General's Award (Canada's highest literary honor)

Tue, Nov 16, 2010

Anti-Hunger Empowerment Corp Presentation

Nov 30, 11:30 a.m. :: WCH 4.104 :: Marissa Duswalt, Plan II alumna & Truman-Albright Fellow

Mon, Nov 15, 2010

The 40 Acres Scholarship, Application Deadline Dec 1, 2010

Fall 2011 freshmen are the first class eligible to apply for this new 4-year merit scholarship program.

Mon, Nov 15, 2010

Spring 2011 Voltaire’s Coffees :: All Plan II Students Welcome

Registration Required :: Coffees are Full :: Groups limited to 25 people :: Coffees held the 2nd & 3rd weeks of Spring 2011. Brought to you by the Plan II Students Association.

Tue, Nov 9, 2010

Plan II/Lozano Long Latin American Studies Institute Internship for Spring, 2011 (Deadline Changed to Jan 26)

Application Deadline change to January 26, 2011 :: Great opportunity for those students interested pursuing graduate degrees or working in Latin American affairs; international public policy, international education as well as in any Social Sciences discipline.

Fri, Nov 5, 2010

Registration Open for Spring Plan II Admission Information Sessions

Prospective students attend the information session and visit a Plan II class. Parents are welcome and have the hour of the students' class visit for Q&A and additional information.

Tue, Nov 2, 2010

The Plan II Honors Program and the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum are proud to announce a new internship opportunity for Plan II students.

This is an excellent opportunity for students interested in history, government, politics, international and/or domestic affairs, public policy, and education.

Mon, Nov 1, 2010

Plan II Chamber Music Recital, Fall 2010

Sunday, November 7 from 3:00 pm, Jessen Auditorium

Mon, Oct 25, 2010

The Broccoli Project Presents: The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov

Nov 6 & 7; Performances w/ Professorial Panel: Nov 11, 12 & 13 7:30 pm Calhoun 100 $5.00 @ the door.

Tue, Oct 19, 2010

Joynes Speaker Series: Poet, Bill Berkson

October 22 * 7:00 pm * The Joynes Suite

Mon, Oct 4, 2010

Plan II Honors Special Project Internship with

Application Deadline: October 5th

Sun, Oct 3, 2010

2010 Joynes Events: Stuart Schoffman, "The Fate of Liberal Zionism: A View from the Jerusalem Street"

7:00 pm, Wednesday, October 6, 2010, in the Joynes Suite, Carothers 007

Sun, Oct 3, 2010

Costa Rica Maymester Information Session

Thursday, October 7, 5:00--6:00 pm, WC Hogg 4.118

Sat, Oct 2, 2010

The 2010 Roger and Ann Worthington Essay Contest. Open to all Plan II Honors majors.

Essays Due: Monday, October 11, 2010 •• by 4:45 pm •• Plan II Honors office, WCH 4.104

Thu, Sep 30, 2010

Information Session: Health and Social Policy Formation in the Texas Senate (TC330)

Wednesday, October 13, 5:00 pm, WCH 4.118

Mon, Sep 27, 2010

The Veil: Images and Debates in the Modern World: A Slide Show

Thursday, October 14 at 6:00 pm, Joynes Room, Carothers (CRD) 007, 2501 Whitis Ave

Sun, Sep 26, 2010

Plan II Honors Family Day Event •• 10:30 am to 1:30 pm •• Sunday, October 17, 2010 ••

Join us for brunch and model classes showcasing Plan II alumni faculty and Plan II special programs. •• Save the date and make your travel plans and hotel reservations early. ••

Tue, Aug 31, 2010

Joynes Speaker Series: Author Peter Maass discusses his book on the oil industry

Maass will discuss his new book on the oil industry, Crude World: The Violent Twilight of Oil. Thursday, Oct 28 • 7:00 PM • Joynes Rm, CRD 007

Fri, Aug 27, 2010

Stanley Lombardo: Underworld Suite: Readings from Homer, Virgil, Ovid and Dante

7:00 pm Monday, September 20, 2010 at the Jessen Auditorium (2.104) in Homer Rainey Hall. Free and open to all.

Fri, Aug 27, 2010

Plan II Alumni & Friends (P2AF) Fall Reception

5:30 to 6:30 pm, Monday, September 20, 2010, Lee Jamail Academic Room (Main 212)

Thu, Aug 26, 2010

Plan II Alumni & Friends (P2AF) Fall Reception

5:30 to 6:30 pm, Monday, September 20, 2010, Main 212

Tue, Aug 24, 2010

•• Plan II Thesis and Travel Grant Application Deadlines: October 30, 2010 ••

Funds are available for Plan II Honors majors to study abroad, attend a conference, gather thesis data and conduct other thesis research.

Mon, Aug 23, 2010

Fall 2010 Plan II Honors Senior Thesis Symposium

Sunday, November 14, 2010 :: 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Plan II table outside GSB 3.106 for check-in, programs and nametags.

Wed, Jul 28, 2010

2010 Plan II Honors Freshman Voltaire's Coffees Information

Voltaire (François-Marie Arouet). See the VC book list & information, professor information, VC date, and registration information.

Sat, Jun 5, 2010

Orientation Information for Plan II First-Years: Welcome to Plan II and UT Austin

Registration and Testing/Test Credits Information

Fri, Jun 4, 2010

First-Years' Information now available. Welcome to our Incoming Plan II Students.

Voltaire's Coffees dates and registration, Advising Guides, Getaway Information and much more

Thu, Jun 3, 2010

Plan II Costa Rica Course: Land Use Issues in Rain Forest Conservation. Plan now to join the adventure in 2011.

imagine yourself in Costa Rica in 2011. Read the 2010 Costa Rica blog, see the photos and read about the course.

Wed, Mar 24, 2010

Plan II Honors presents:

Adam Gopnik, best-selling author and journalist with The New Yorker: social commentary full of wisdom & elegance.

Tue, Mar 23, 2010

The Plan II Honors Spring 2010 Senior Thesis Symposium

Sunday, April 11, 2010, 10:30 am to 4:30 pm, Third Floor, Graduate School of Business

Mon, Mar 22, 2010

Honors Colloquium Student Mentor applications, Now Available

The 29th annual UT Honors Colloquium, July 22-24, 2010.

Mon, Mar 22, 2010

The Undecided

The Plan II students' blog...The Undecided can serve as a as a resource for incoming freshmen to explore many of the great activities and opportunities our current student enjoy.

Sun, Mar 21, 2010

Plan II Honors Commencement Convocation

The Plan II student graduation event: 9:00 am, Saturday, May 22, 2010 at the Hogg Memorial Auditorium. Tickets required for family and guests.

Tue, Mar 9, 2010

Plan II-KIPP Mentor Experience--Application now Available

The Plan II-KIPP Partnership, founded in 2007, is a program in which selected Plan II students have the opportunity to mentor middle schoolers at KIPP Austin College Prep while studying education reform in a one-hour seminar.

Fri, Mar 5, 2010

Plan II Admissions Blog

Get the low-down on the Plan II admissions.

Thu, Jan 28, 2010

Career Week offered by Plan II Honors and Liberal Arts Honors Programs

Workshops and Panels, February 22-25, 2010

bottom border