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UT Regents Vote for Med School Plan
Vision for UT-Austin med school one step closer
"...University of Texas regents today voted in favor of a plan to bring..."

May 3, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

UT Regents Fight Heats Up as Board Reshuffles
Investigation into Wallace Hall continues
"...between Texas lawmakers and the UT System Board of Regents grew stormier this week as the House Select Committee..."

Aug. 30, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

An 'Apology' to the Regents
"...an apology to the University of Texas Board of Regents. Vice Chairman James Huffines indicated in another publication that..."

Dec. 9, 2007 Postmarks

Wentworth Doesn't Trust TSU Regents
Travis Co. Senator blasts new chancellor as "Johnny-come-lately"
"...6, he wrote a letter to TSUs Board of Regents Chair Ron Blatchley that could basically be entitled "What..."

June 9, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Blame the Regents, Blame Sports for UT Woes
"...might be centered on mismanagement of funds by the regents. Not once did Mr. King mention the asinine salaries..."

Dec. 1, 2003 Postmarks

UT Chancellor to President: Resign, Or I'll Fire You
War over UT leadership escalates into full blown bloodbath
"...Cigarroa will reportedly seek Powers' termination at this week's regents meeting...."

July 8, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Admiral McRaven to Become UT Chancellor
Man who masterminded Bin Laden death to take over UT
"...real change in management style, as the board of regents yesterday announced that Admiral William McRaven is the sole..."

July 30, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Council Watch
Travis Country residents battle with private school's placement of its athletic field
"...residents like to call it, the football stadium) of Regents School of Austin, a private, Christian institution that is..."

Dec. 3, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff Johnson

UT Chancellor Cigarroa Quits
After surprise exit, will head pediatric tranplants in San Antonio
"...15. He will stay on in his position until regents have selected his appointment...."

Feb. 10, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

LegeLines
UT Regents, education, gun control, and more
"...Dewhurst Says "Horns Down" to UT Regents..."

Feb. 22, 2013 News Column

UT's Brackenridge Tract: Speculating on Speculation
What will become of these coveted 345 acres where Lake Austin Boulevard meets Enfield Road?
"...the (onetime) 40 Acres, the UT System Board of Regents found the Brackenridge Tract's educational purposes few...."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

Blanton: The Sequel: The Sequel
The preliminary design for UT's new Blanton Museum of Art facility has been unveiled, and as expected, the white-shoe Boston firm of Kallmann McKinnell & Wood has come up with a building that hews to the dicta of UT's Campus Master Plan, even when it doesn't make much sense.
"...and construction committee of the UT System Board of Regents -- we see a monumental plaza about the size..."

Oct. 12, 2001 Arts Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Council Watch
Intel secures $15 million in incentives to locate its facility downtown, saying only $2.5 million of that consists of actual "incentives"; the council votes to annex the property owned by the Regents School, whose sports facilities have annoyed neighbors in the nearby Travis Country subdivision.
"...Regents School Resolution?..."

May 26, 2000 News Column by Kevin Fullerton

Royal Pain
Allegations Still Surround Legendary UT Coach
"...played for UT until 1970. The UT Board of Regents voted on November 9, 1963 to allow integration of..."

Oct. 4, 1996 News Feature

Grand Jury: Fire UT Regent Hall
No charges over UT witch hunt, but a call for his removal
"...appear that he discussed his intent with the other regents to gain consensus on this level of use of..."

March 31, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Los Alamos Chain Reaction
UT's bid to take over Los Alamos Nuclear Laboratory bombs with peace activists
"...rather closer to home: the UT System Board of Regents...."

July 23, 2004 News Feature by Felix Gillette

Naked City
UT Regents Rita Clements and Tony Sanchez torpedoed Herzog & De Meuron's design for the Blanton Museum because it didn't fit in with the Campus Master Plan. But neither do most buildings built on campus since the mid-1960s.
"...Institute for Informed Policymakers, a pop quiz for UT Regents Rita Clements and Tony Sanchez: 1) Who is Paul..."

Dec. 31, 1999 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Naked City
UT students and faculty stage a rally to protest the regents' handling of Blanton museum designs.
"...architecture professionals staged a rally to protest the UT Regents' decision to reject the Swiss firm's design for the..."

Dec. 3, 1999 News Feature by Jessica Carter

Pioneer Spirit
"...House of Reps; Bush appointee to UT Board of Regents Thomas Marinis Jr. Houston Attorney, Vinson & Elkins; sits..."

July 30, 1999 News Feature

Fenves to Be Next UT Austin President
Provost replaces Powers as regent wars still rage
"...Fenves was announced by the UT System Board of Regents as the sole finalist...."

April 20, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Point Austin: The Powers That Be
The UT stalemate is one battle in an education war
"...Oct. 1 or face possible dismissal by the University regents. The explicit reasons for Cigarroa's request were vague –..."

July 11, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Point Austin: Perry's Peacock
Wallace Hall's abuse of power serves his governor
"...convincing case that Hall persistently violated university protocols and regents' rules, abused his office, undermined the university and its..."

April 18, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Enforcing the 'Double Standard'
Major college sports insanity is entrenched at UT-Austin
"...These cronies have the support of the regents and of the members (including regental appointees) of the..."

Sept. 27, 2013 News Feature by Tom Palaima

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and elsewhere
"...neighborhood, and even the city's golfers – the UT Regents' efforts to redevelop the tract faces a minefield of..."

Aug. 15, 2008 News Feature

Student Housing, Decades of Biological Research Up in the Air
Bracken­ridge Tract Task Force recommends removing or relocating student housing and lab west of campus
"...During the Sixties, the Board of Regents, through a series of legal judgments, removed many of..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

The Insiders at Introgen
As Texas looks for a new economic boost, the decision-makers like to have a piece of the action
"...eventually left the board of Introgen and of the regents/UTIMCO. As a mea culpa, he sold his Introgen shares..."

March 5, 2004 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

Naked City
UT System's lobbying – oops, 'legislative activities' – to gain deregulation
"...He is also the chairman of the board of regents of the University of Texas System – the state's..."

Feb. 13, 2004 News Feature by David Peterson

Looking for Tony
Democrats are settling on Tony Sanchez as their next gubernatorial candidate before anyone has an idea who he is.
"...life. He routinely espouses his equal-opportunity beliefs at UT regents meetings and in other public forums. "If you're an..."

Dec. 8, 2000 News Feature by Amy Smith

Articulations
The Blanton Museum of Art gets an architect (for the second time), and the Paramount and State theatres move a step closer to partnership.
"...hold any allure for the UT System Board of Regents, or not enough. On Tuesday, October 3, the regents..."

Oct. 6, 2000 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Page Two
The Evil Regents Return.
"...Just When You Thought They Were Gone, the Evil Regents Return. Over the last three years, dozens -- if..."

Dec. 3, 1999 Column by Louis Black

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