Obama in Austin for speech on economy, fundraising

U.S. President Barack Obama touched down in Austin on Wednesday night, as part of a two-day trip to the Lone Star state for f...

Powers to stay on as president until 2015, 'work diligently' on relationship with UT System

University of Texas President Bill Powers will stay on as president until June of 2015, during which time he will work on his...

Powers to stay on as president until 2015

University of Texas Provost Greg Fenves announced at Wednesday's emergency Faculty Council meeting that UT Austin President B...

Heads of 17 Major Campus Organizations Support Powers in Letter

The heads of 17 major campus organizations released a joint letter of support for UT Austin President Bill Powers on Wednesda...

New Texas Exes President Hutchison Shows Support for Powers

Kay Bailey Hutchison was appointed Texas Exes board president last week. In her new role she has expressed support for Presid...

Student Leaders Plan Thursday March to Support Powers

The heads of UT’s Student Government, Senate of College Councils and Graduate Student Assembly have planned a Thursday morn...

Cigarroa: Communication Problems Led to Powers Decision

by Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune; July 7, 2014

Cigarroa, Board to Confer About Powers' Future

by Reeve Hamilton, The Texas Tribune; July 7, 2014

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...

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