Sunday Jul 27
College President Moves to New Institute to Foster Dialogue on the Americas
After nearly 22 years as president of the University of Texas at Brownsville, Juliet V. Garca, who is 65, will step down at the end of August to take on a new challenge.
University of Texas regents OK medical degree programs in Austin, Rio Grande Valley
University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa says the regents' decision to approve two new medical degree programs in Austin and the Rio Grande Valley will address the health needs in these two regions.
Dumpster-living professor out to make a point
When you cross Bill Nye the Science Guy with Oscar the Grouch, you end up with a high-energy, charismatic character who is hoping to help change the world by living in a dumpster.