Bill Powers, President of the University of Texas at Austin
In the wake of the controversy surrounding his possible termination, UT President Bill Powers released this statement Thursday night.
In the wake of the controversy surrounding his possible termination, UT Spokesman Gary Susswein sent this email out to the University of Texas community Thursday evening with a statement from President Bill Powers:
I love The University of Texas, and it’s an honor to serve as its president. I am deeply grateful for the support of our students, faculty, staff, and the thousands of members of the UT family.
I will continue to work with the entire UT community to move the university forward. At this moment, I am focused on the more than 8,000 students who will graduate next week and make immeasurable contributions to society — extending the university’s legacy of excellence and our positive impact on Texas.
Statement by Bill Powers