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University Of Texas Fraternity Got Prior Party Complaint

The University of Texas received a complaint about a fraternity’s portrayal of Hispanics at a party a year before the same fraternity came under scrutiny for a similar party earlier this month.

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Report: UT President OK’d Applicants Over Objections

The investigation into influence peddling in admissions at the University of Texas System’s flagship campus found applicants approved by outgoing President Bill Powers typically were recommended by state lawmakers, university donors, alumni and at times by regents themselves.

02/12/2015

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University Of Texas Fraternity Under Fire For “Racist” Party

A University of Texas fraternity is under investigation following complaints about how Hispanics were portrayed during a weekend party, university officials said Tuesday.

02/10/2015

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UT Chancellor Writes GOP Leaders To Oppose ‘Campus Carry’

The new chancellor of the University of Texas System is telling Governor Greg Abbott and other top Republicans that concealed handguns at colleges will make campus less safe.

01/29/2015

AUSTIN, TX - DECEMBER 23:Myles Turner #52 of the Texas Longhorns grabsa rebound  from Reid Travis #22 of the Stanford Cardinal at the Frank Erwin Center on December 23, 2014 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

Stanford Upsets No. 9 Texas In Overtime 74-71

Texas coach Rick Barnes expected proper screens. He wanted crisp movement. He received neither.

12/24/2014

Former offensive line coach Joe Wickline talks to his players on the sideline during the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl on January 2, 2012 (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Lawsuit Over Play-Calling At Texas Heating Up

The contract dispute between Oklahoma State and University of Texas assistant Joe Wickline hit courtrooms in two states Thursday.

12/19/2014

General view of the University of Texas Tower on the University of Texas campus on September 21, 2013 in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

D.C. Museum To Display Texas Tower Sniper’s Rifle

A Washington, D.C., museum will display the rifle that sniper Charles Whitman used to kill 16 people and wound 32 others from atop the University of Texas clock tower in 1966.

12/12/2014

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Estimated 100 Brains Missing From University Of Texas

The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.

12/02/2014

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Oil Boom Brings New Focus To Univ. Of Texas’ Land

he University of Texas System owns 2.1 million acres of land, most of it in oil-rich West Texas where royalty payments have soared past $1 billion each year.

11/28/2014

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Texas Coach Strong, Players Could Testify In OSU Coach Dispute

An attorney for Oklahoma State says the school could seek sworn testimony from Texas football coach Charlie Strong, Longhorns players and school administrators in its legal fight

11/19/2014

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Strong: 5 Losses Won’t Happen Again At Texas

The Texas Longhorns are going to a bowl game, something that looked like a long shot a month ago when they were 3-5 after a shutout loss at Kansas State.

11/17/2014

Protesters hold signs in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on October 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. The high court is scheduled to hear arguments on Fisher V. University of Texas at Austin and are tasked with ruling on whether the university's consideration of race in admissions is constitutional. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling In UT Affirmative Action Case

A federal appeals court has refused to reconsider a recent decision that upheld the use of race in University of Texas undergraduate admissions.

11/12/2014

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