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Admiral McRaven to Become UT Chancellor
Man who masterminded Bin Laden death to take over UT
"...The leadership of the UT System could be set for a real..."

July 30, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

UT Chancellor Cigarroa Quits
After surprise exit, will head pediatric tranplants in San Antonio
"...A major shakeup at the University of Texas: In a surprise announcement,..."

Feb. 10, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

UT's Brackenridge Tract: Speculating on Speculation
What will become of these coveted 345 acres where Lake Austin Boulevard meets Enfield Road?
"...When UT-Austin benefactor George Washington Brack­en­ridge donated 500 acres to the..."

Dec. 7, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

Fenves to Be Next UT Austin President
Provost replaces Powers as regent wars still rage
"...It was unofficial last month, but now the final vote has been..."

April 20, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

UT Chancellor to President: Resign, Or I'll Fire You
War over UT leadership escalates into full blown bloodbath
"...The war over Bill Powers' tenure as president of the University of Texas at Austin may be reaching..."

July 8, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

City, UT Agree to Change Red River’s Flow
One of central Austin's main thoroughfares to be realigned and reconstructed
"...On the UT-Austin campus, "Red River" usually signifies incoming trash talk about..."

March 1, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Dell Med School Debate Over Use of Funds Continues
Fred Lewis won’t quit HEALTH fight with Travis County
"...Last week, the simmering local argument resumed over the utility (and even the legality) of the still-under-construction UT-Austin Dell..."

Feb. 17, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

In Praise of UT's Genius
"...Dear Editor, I was thrilled to hear about UT's new cost-cutting measures this week! It is truly..."

Feb. 2, 2010 Postmarks

UT's Brackenridge Tract: For Love or Money?
West Austin readies for another battle over redevelopment
"...Col. George Washington Brackenridge, Civil War profiteer and philanthropist, could have never suspected how much controversy..."

Sept. 26, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

The Gates of the Alamo Reviewed
Mark Busby reviews Stephen Harrigan's The Gates of the Alamo.
"...The Gates of the Alamo: A Novelby Stephen Harrigan..."

March 24, 2000 Books Feature by Mark Busby

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

Aug. 30, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

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
"...Last Friday, the UT System Board of Reg­ents heard the findings of the..."

Oct. 19, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

UT to End Football Program
Governor, Lege order budget cuts: 'Need to tighten belts ... and jockstraps'
"...controversy among Texas Exes and light-beer enthusiasts, the University of Texas announced (via a text message sent to the..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

UT's Master Plan Disaster?
So Far, School's New Buildings Receive Low Marks
"...Welcome to the corner of 26th Street -- which is now Dean (Page) Keeton..."

Aug. 29, 1997 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

An 'Apology' to the Regents
"...am a resident in the Brackenridge Apartments, a division of the famous Brackenridge Tract that is not being utilized..."

Dec. 9, 2007 Postmarks

Muny Isn't Part of UT's Grand Plans
Consultant rolls out two master plans for UT's Brackenridge Tract
"...After nearly a year of meetings, listening sessions, and presentations, Cooper, Robert­son & Partners,..."

June 26, 2009 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

A Brief History of School Desegregation
"...v. Ferguson, the U.S. Supreme Court establishes the doctrine of "separate but equal," helping to promote segregationist laws and..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature

UT Says No Nukes
Yudof recommends against Los Alamos bid
"...Feisty UT activists (yes, they still exist) learned Thursday they can..."

Jan. 21, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

UT a Players-Hata?
Burger joint on MLK threatened by university expansion plans
"...The University of Texas has plans to kill its renowned burger joint..."

July 1, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Running the UT Numbers
Unless you're the football coach, budgetary times are dire
"...Austin has grown significantly in recent years, the state of Texas remains the city's biggest single employer, and with..."

Dec. 18, 2009 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

UT Holds KUT License
"...Dear Editor, Re: “Doesn't Support KUT's Management” [“Postmarks,” Oct. 30]: What the latest of the..."

Nov. 2, 2009 Postmarks

UT Should Include Students in Master-Plan Process
"...12 the Brackenridge Tract Task Force issued a series of recommendations to the University of Texas System Board of..."

Nov. 12, 2007 Postmarks

Perry's UT Appointee Dem Donor? Dang!
New UT regent – horrors! – documented Dem donor.
"...The UT system’s newest regent was appointed Friday and – now..."

Feb. 6, 2008 News Post by Matt Martinez

TFN's 'Briefing Paper' on ACC Board Candidate Marc Levin
"...candidate for Place 6 on the Austin Community College Board of Trustees – currently serves as vice- president of..."

June 4, 2004 News Feature

Students Won't Learn From Year Tenure as a UT Regent
"...Editor, Last week, Gov. Perry signed a bill to put a nonvoting student on the UT System Board of..."

June 21, 2005 Postmarks

UT & Lockheed Woo Los Alamos
Peace activists urge UT to take a moral stand against weapons of mass destruction by refusing to bid on Los Alamos, while supporters see an opportunity for UT to increase its recognition and prestige, and protect national security
"...Somebody order a missile-shaped box of chocolates: The University of Texas' on-again, off-again romance with..."

May 27, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Measuring the Profit of an Overweight Person
"...To the Editor, It’s a travesty that the University of Texas, with all its wealth, is ending the 30-plus..."

Feb. 10, 2010 Postmarks

Grand Jury: Fire UT Regent Hall
No charges over UT witch hunt, but a call for his removal
"...Wallace Hall needs to be removed as a University of Texas System Regent. That was the conclusion of a..."

March 31, 2015 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Field of Dreamers
Two dems, five gop candidates vie for district 48 race, but the seat is expected to remain Democratic.
"...a successful 10-year stint, the news awoke a herd of snoozing political hopefuls, particularly a pack of Republicans who..."

Feb. 4, 2000 News Feature by Rob D'Amico

The Changing Face of Downtown
"...For better or worse, there's still a heap of new downtown buildings and municipal projects well under way,..."

April 20, 2001 News Feature

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