Former UT Austin President Bill Powers Dies At 72The university said Powers died Sunday in Austin of complications from a fall several months earlier and oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy, a rare adult-onset muscle disorder.
New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents DiscretionThe University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn't otherwise be accepted.
Texas Chancellor: No Trust In Campus President The chancellor of the University of Texas System insists a lack of trust and communication led him to press for the resignation of the president of the Austin flagship campus.
Texas Official: No Alcohol Sales At Football GamesThe University of Texas System chancellor says he won't approve beer and wine sales at Longhorns football games in Austin this fall.
UT Regents Meet After Powers ResignsUniversity of Texas System regents are meeting a day after the system announced the president of the Austin flagship campus will step down in June 2015.
University Of Texas President Bill Powers ResignsUniversity of Texas System accepts UT President Bill Powers' resignation.
Source: UT President Powers' Resignation DemandedA source tells the Associated Press that University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa told University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers that he must resign or he will be fired.
Pressure Mounting As Brown Mulls DecisionThe Mack Brown saga at Texas continues — even without Nick Saban in the picture any more.
UT President: "Mack Has My Support"University of Texas President Bill Powers says he supports coach Mack Brown amid speculation that Brown's job is on the line after three sub-par seasons and an embarrassing loss at BYU.
Power Struggle Continues For UT-AustinTexas lawmakers continued Wednesday to question the actions of University of Texas System regents and their pressure on flagship campus President Bill Powers as the Senate considers a bill that would roll back some regents voting authority.
UT President To Give Cost Savings ReportUniversity of Texas President Bill Powers is expected to unveil a long-awaited report Tuesday on how one of the country's largest campuses can save money and concentrate efforts on teaching and research.
Texas President Gives Coach Brown His Full SupportWriting on his university blog Thursday, Powers said Brown will remain the Longhorns coach and dismissed what Powers called media speculation that Brown's job was in jeopardy.
Perry Calls UT Tuition Freeze A "Good Message"Governor Rick Perry said Tuesday that the University of Texas at Austin's tuition freeze sent a "good message" about not raising college costs.