UT Austin President Proposed Resignation in 2015

by Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune; July 6, 2014

UPDATED: Petition Supporting Powers Hits 10,000 Signature Goal in Three Days

Support of UT Austin President Bill Powers has quickly grown following Friday reports that he could soon be fired by the UT S...

Cigarroa Tells Powers to Resign or Be Fired

by Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune; July 4, 2014

TSM Board Continues Action Despite Lack of Student Representation

The Texas Student Media Board is continuing action over the summer, even though five of the six student spots on the 11-membe...

UT Scientists Study Evolution of Electric Fish

Researchers at University of Texas examined how six different lineages of electric fish independently evolved their electrici...

Long Center Hosts Watch Party to Support U.S. Soccer Team

To celebrate the U.S. Men’s National Team (MNT) advancement into the Top 16 teams in the world, the Long Center is hosting ...

UT awarded $12 million federal grant for research on greenhouse gas emissions

The University of Texas has been awarded a $12 million grant by the federal government to continue research on carbon storage...

City Council approves study for UT rail plan

The Austin City Council voted in support of a $1 billion mix of rail and road projects Thursday, commissioning an environment...

Q&A: A Look Inside Some of Africa's Most Brilliant Minds [Part 3]

Tawanda Kembo is one of 25 young entrepreneurs chosen to participate in the Washington Fellowship taking place on the UT camp...

Volunteers provide care, shelter to incoming immigrants

by Julián Aguilar, The Texas Tribune; June 27, 2014

City Council Opposes ICE Detainer Program

On Thursday, the Austin City Council voted unanimously for a resolution opposing the use of Travis County resources for ICE S...

One Year Later, Longhorns Still #StandWithWendy

The Horn’s Brittany Shulman attended the anniversary event for Sen. Wendy Davis’ filibuster on Wednesday. Students for We...

Q&A: A Look Inside Some of Africa's Most Brilliant Minds [Part 2]

Dizando Mvemba is one of the 25 entrepreneurs chosen to participate in the Washington Fellowship taking place on the UT campu...

Q&A: A Look Inside Some of Africa's Most Brilliant Minds [Part 1]

Adepeju Jaiyeoba is one of the 25 young entrepreneurs chosen to participate in the Washington Fellowship taking place on the ...

Researchers Find Major Glacier Melting Due to Geothermal Heat

A study by scientists at UT’s Institute for Geophysics finds that the flow of geothermal heat below the Thwaites Glacier is...

Johnson chosen as next TSM Director, Moody switch to happen July 1

Gerald Johnson, most recently of the Houston Chronicle, will be the next director of Texas Student Media, as TSM makes a July...

City Council Approves Wildfire Detectors Pilot Program

At the June 12 city council meeting, a pilot program to install two wildfire sensors in Travis County was approved.

UT police: no ongoing threat to campus following sexual assault

University of Texas police issued a university email alert Sunday after receiving a report early Saturday of a sexual assault...

"Think Like A Man Too" Premieres at Houston Appreciation Weekend

The Horn’s Angela Littlefield attended the “Think Like a Man Too” movie premiere during Houston Appreciation Weekend. <...

Promoting memoir, Clinton draws supporters in Austin

by Gilad Edelman, The Texas Tribune; June 20, 2014

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