Tag: UT Austin

Grads headed to Austin pick up UT masks

HARLINGEN – Valley Longhorns!Harlingen school district graduates attending the University of Texas at Austin this fall will wear those eye-catching words on face masks...

UT-Austin students staff urge school to stop in-person classes, lower tuition

By Raga Justin, Texas Tribune With less than a week until the first day of the fall semester at University of Texas at Austin, students,...

UT planning to limit stadium capacity to 25%

By Raga Justin, Texas Tribune With the first day of school fast approaching, athletics officials at major Texas universities are moving forward with a fall...

UT-Austin to offer virus testing free to student; plan to test 5K people weekly

By Reese Oxner, Texas Tribune Need to stay updated on coronavirus news in Texas? Our evening roundup will help you stay on top of the...

UT students asked to self-quarantine before classes begin

Students planning to attend the University of Texas at Austin this fall are asked to self-quarantine for 14 days prior to their arrival at...

Home to Texas: UT internship program encourages hometown connections

A hometown summer internship program at the University of Texas at Austin apparently accomplished its mission for both the interns and their hosts Home to...

UT faces lawsuit claiming white students denied admission under affirmative action

By Raga Justin, Texas Tribune A national organization has filed a lawsuit against the University of Texas at Austin on behalf of two white students...

UT-Austin to let football fans fill half its stadium when games resume Sept. 5

By Raga Justin, Texas Tribune The University of Texas at Austin will kick off the football season Sept. 5, albeit with a stadium open at...

UT-Austin says it will keep “Eyes of Texas” as school song 

By Reese Oxner, Texas Tribune The University of Texas at Austin will keep its statue of prominent segregationist James Hogg and continue the tradition of...

University of Texas to pay interim President Jay Hartzell $795,000

By Valeria Olivares, Texas Tribune The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved an annual salary of $795,000 on Monday for the flagship's interim...

UT football players demand school rename buildings named after racist figures

By Raga Justin, Texas Tribune Several athletes at the University of Texas at Austin are refusing to participate in recruiting incoming players or show up...