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Archived News

Mon, Nov 26, 2012

Joynes Event: Paul La Farge, Author of Luminous Airplane

7:00 pm :: Wednesday, November 28 :: Joynes Suite, Carothers 007

Mon, Nov 26, 2012

Maggie Gunn, Plan II senior, Honored as Outstanding Student 2012/2013 by Texas Parents

Texas Parents is the official parents’ association of the University of Texas at Austin and is a part of the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

Thu, Nov 15, 2012

Joynes Event: Poet Salgado Maranhão and Translator Alexis Levitin

7:00 pm, Wednesday, November 20 :: Joynes Reading Room

Thu, Nov 8, 2012

Plan II Music Society Fall Recital

2:00 pm :: Saturday, December 8 :: Jessen Auditorium (HRH)

Mon, Nov 5, 2012

Madeline Schlesinger, Plan II Honors/History Honors Senior

Discusses Undergraduate Research and the Normandy Scholars Experience

Thu, Nov 1, 2012

Joynes Event: Elva Treviõ Hart, Memoirist and Short-Story Author

7:00 pm, Thursday, November 8 :: Joynes Reading Room

Tue, Oct 23, 2012

Plan II Family Day, 2012

Sunday, October 28, 2012 :: Breakfast, 10:30 to 11:30 am :: Classes and Presentations, 11:45 am to 1:30 pm :: Texas Union Ballroom and other Texas Union rooms. All current Plan II students and parents welcome.

Mon, Oct 22, 2012

Joynes Event: Poet John Taggart

7:00 pm :: Monday, October 29 :: Joynes Suite, Carothers 007

Sun, Oct 21, 2012

Fall 2012 Senior Thesis Symposium, Nov 11, 1:00 pm

1:00 to 3:30 pm :: Sunday, November 11 :: Graduate School of Business 3rd Floor :: Sessions in GSB 3.104 & GSB 3.106

Fri, Oct 12, 2012

Joynes Event: A Conversation with Mickey Edwards, former US Congressman and author

7:00 pm, Thursday, October 18 :: Joynes Reading Room

Thu, Sep 27, 2012

John Silber dies at age 86 on September 7, 2012.

A professor in the UT Department of Philosophy for thirteen years, Silber was also Dean of the University's College of Arts and Science (1967-1970). He was a staunch supporter of Plan II Honors. (John Silber in 1998, photo by Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times.)

Sun, Sep 16, 2012

Plan II Honors Program at Top of Rankings in Spring Review

Public University Press evaluated and published the results in the Review of Fifty Public University Honors Programs

Wed, Sep 12, 2012

Joynes Event: Karen Russell, Author of Swamplandia!

Thursday, September 27 at 7:00 pm at Joynes Reading Room Carothers Residence Hall

Tue, Sep 11, 2012

Stanley F. Lombardo :: "The Fall of Troy" from Book II of Virgil's Aeneid

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 7:00 to 9:00 pm SAC Auditorium, Student Activity Center, 1.402

Tue, Sep 11, 2012

2012 Worthington Essay Contest

Deadline: 5:00 pm, October 26, 2012 :: Topic: The Ethics of Controlling Disease

Mon, Aug 20, 2012

Michael Stoff, Plan II Honors Director, Receives the Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award

The Regents' Award recognizes a commitment to teaching through the delivery of the highest quality of undergraduate instruction.

Fri, May 18, 2012

Spring 2012 Plan II Honors Graduation Convocation

Saturday, May 19, 2012 9:00 am Hogg Memorial Auditorium, Reception follows at San Jacinto Residence Hall Multi-Purpose Room.

Thu, May 17, 2012

Anjali Datta, Plan II/Engineering Senior, Receives Hertz Foundation Fellowship

Fifteen students in the nation receive a five-year, $250,000 Hertz Foundation Fellowship to pursue graduate research at the university of their choice.

Wed, May 2, 2012

Plan II Honors 2012-2016 Forty Acres Scholars

We are very proud to announce that eight of the fourteen incoming 2012 Forty Acres Scholars are Plan II Honors majors

Tue, May 1, 2012

Plan II Seniors Awarded George H. Mitchell Student Awards for Academic Excellence

George Miller, Plan II/Astronomy receives the $20,000 grand prize. Jillian Owens, Plan II/Religious Studies awarded $2,000.

Mon, Apr 16, 2012

Plan II Music Society Spring Recital

Saturday, April 28, 2012 :: 10:30 am to noon :: Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainey Hall

Tue, Apr 10, 2012

Honors Colloquium, 2012 :: A free program inviting talented rising seniors to UT for 3 days of classes, programs, information and fun.

July 19-21, 2012 :: Honors Colloquium is a showcase of the very best the university has to offer.

Fri, Mar 23, 2012

Lunch and Conversation with Professor Hans Mark

Tues, April 10 :: 12:30 pm :: Meyerson Rm, WCH 4.118 :: Free lunch provided to first 20 attendees!

Thu, Mar 22, 2012

Spring 2012 Plan II Senior Thesis Symposium

Sunday, April 15, 2012 :: 111:00 AM to 4:00 PM :: Graduate School of Business

Wed, Feb 29, 2012

The 2012 Julius and Suzan Glickman Lecture: Seymour Hersh, Pulitzer Prize-winning New Yorker staff writer

Thursday March 22 :: 7:00 pm :: ATT Conference Center Amphitheater

Tue, Feb 28, 2012

Joynes Event: Picturing Crisis: Engaging the Viewer. Intersections in Photography #6

7:00 pm :: Thursday, April 5, 2012 :: Joynes Reading Room :: Free & open to the public

Mon, Feb 27, 2012

Plan II Open House for Faculty Interested in Teaching in Plan II

Learn more about Plan II & Plan II courses :: Wednesday, March 7, 5:00 to 6:30 pm, Plan II Office (WC Hogg 4.104), RSVP

Sat, Feb 4, 2012

Career Week 2012 :: hosted by Plan II Honors and the Liberal Arts Honors Programs

Monday, Feb 27 through Thursday, March 1, Panels and workshops for Plan II Honors and LAH students at various campus locations.

Thu, Feb 2, 2012

Joynes Event: Marie Howe, American Poet

Friday, April 13, 7:00 pm, Joynes Suite @ Carothers Residence Hall

Wed, Feb 1, 2012

Plan II students thrive in leadership roles: Student Regent, Student Government President, President of the Senate of College Councils and Editors of The Daily Texan in 2011-2012.

The School of Undergraduate Studies and the University Honors Center offer a free, three-day program for talented rising seniors.

Fri, Jan 6, 2012

Joynes Event: Dr. Walter Glannon: "Neuroscience, Free Will and Moral Responsibility"

Wednesday, February 8, 7:00 pm @ Joynes Room, Carothers (CRD) 007, 2501 Whitis Ave.

Thu, Jan 5, 2012

Nicholas Kristof: Stories of Survival and Courage from the Fight to End Human Trafficking

The Plan II Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin presents the 2012 Liz Carpenter Lecture :: 7:00 pm :: February 13 :: LBJ Auditorium

Wed, Jan 4, 2012

Joynes Event: The Silence of our Friends :: Writer, Mark Long & Illustrator, Nate Powell

Tuesday, February 21, 7:00 pm in the Joynes Suite, Carothers 007

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