Court Rejects Texas Professors’ Request To Block Campus CarryThe United States District Court for the Western District of Texas has denied a request by three professors to block the enforcement of Texas’ new campus carry law.
Ruling Signals 'Yellow Light' On College Affirmative ActionIn upholding an affirmative action program at UT, the Supreme Court provided some reassurance to the minority of the nation's colleges that continue to consider an applicant's race in admissions.
Costs Of Celebrity College Commencement Speakers Can Add UpWhen colleges pick their graduation speakers, many strive to put a celebrity behind the podium. It can bring prestige. It can bring publicity. And it can bring a steep bill.
Officer Gave Ride To Runaway Later Charged In UT SlayingAn off-duty Central Texas police officer gave a teenage runaway a ride to Austin about 10 days before a college student was slain and the youth was later charged in the killing.
2 Texas Professors Among 33 Andrew Carnegie Fellows WinnersCarnegie Corporation of New York announced 33 winners of its prestigious Andrew Carnegie Fellows in recognition of their proposed research on an array of topics in the social sciences and humanities and two Texas professors are among them.
Texas Campus Slaying Suspect Said Family Made Him LeaveA 17-year-old runaway who's been arrested in the campus killing of a University of Texas student claimed he left home in August because his grandmother's religious beliefs demanded that teenagers his age go "make their own way in the world."
Police: Body Found On UT Campus Is 18-Year-Old Female StudentOfficials with the University of Texas say a woman found dead in the heart of its campus was a first-year theater and dance student who had been reported missing.
Texas Women Come From Behind To Beat UCLA 72-64 In BridgeportTexas scored the first 10 points of the fourth to take a 58-54 lead, and did not trail again.
McCarty Leads No. 8 Texas Women To A 71-58 Win Over TCUTCU has never won a game in Austin.
Campus Carry Law Claims First Dean At University of TexasThe head of the architecture school is leaving.
No. 25 Texas Overwhelms No. 3 Oklahoma Late For 76-63 WinOklahoma went nearly 7 minutes without scoring as the Texas run cranked up.
University Of Texas Dean To Leave School Because Of Campus Carry LawA prominent dean at the University of Texas says he's leaving the state for another job in large part because of the new state law that allows concealed handguns into public college classrooms.