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The University of Texas System mourns the loss of former UT Austin President Bill Powers

The Board of Regents and the entire University of Texas System mourn the loss of Bill Powers, one of the great champions of higher education in Texas and American history.  For nearly a decade, he led the state’s flagship university with an unquenchable passion, great intellect, and unwavering principle.

Regents select Secretary of U.S. Air Force, accomplished university president, former member of Congress, as sole finalist for UT El Paso presidency

The University of Texas System Board of Regents named Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Heather Wilson – a former university president and U.S. congresswoman from New Mexico – as the sole finalist for the president of UT El Paso.

UT System Regents to meet March 8

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting via telephone conference call at 9:30 a.m., Friday, March 8, in Austin.

CPRIT awards nearly $50 million to UT institutions

The Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) has announced its latest round of grants, and once again UT institutions will receive the majority of the funding.

UT System Regents to meet Feb. 26-27

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will meet Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 26-27, in Austin. The meeting will be held on the second floor of the UT System Building, 210 West 7th St.

UT System Regents to meet Feb. 13

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting via telephone conference call at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, in Austin, on the second floor of the UT System Building, 210 West 7th St.

UT System’s University Lands endorses Dark Skies Initiative

HOUSTON – The University of Texas System’s University Lands Office joined key industry associations recently in formally announcing its support of the McDonald Observatory’s Dark Skies Initiative.