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UT System Board of Regents to Meet Feb 21-22

AUSTIN, TEXAS - The University of Texas System Board of Regents will meet Wednesday, February 21 and Thursday, February 22, 2024. The meeting will be held on the second floor of the UT System Building, 210 West 7th St. in Austin.

Julia Rathgeber Appointed UT System Vice Chancellor for Governmental Relations

AUSTIN, TEXAS - The University of Texas System Chancellor James B. Milliken today announced the appointment of Julia Jeffrey Rathgeber as Vice Chancellor for Governmental Relations, effective February 1, 2024. Rathgeber will serve as liaison between the UT System and the Texas Legislature, addressing a wide range of policy and budget issues that impact UT’s education, health and research activities.

UTMB announces new Doctor of Occupational Therapy program at UT Center at Laredo

LAREDO, TEXAS – The University of Texas System and the UT Medical Branch in Galveston today announced the expansion of UTMB’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD) to be offered at the UT Education and Research Center at Laredo (UT Center at Laredo). It is the first-ever doctorate program to offer in-person learning at the UT System’s multi-institution teaching center which now offers ten degree and certificate programs in health-related professions from five UT institutions.

UT System and University Academic Alliance in Taiwan enter partnership agreement

AUSTIN, TEXAS – The University of Texas System today entered an agreement with the University Academic Alliance in Taiwan (UAAT) to promote research and discovery and provide collaborative educational opportunities for faculty and students at each respective institution. The agreement was established through a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed by the UT System Chancellor James B. Milliken and President of National Taiwan University (NTU) Wen-Chang Chen and will advance collaboration in semiconductor research and manufacturing, and other related fields.

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