The UT System Board of Regents named Jennifer Evans-Cowley, Ph.D., provost and vice president of academic affairs at the University of North Texas, as the sole finalist for the president of UT Arlington.
William “Tex” Moncrief, Jr. was a pioneer in the oil business and an insightful philanthropist whose work and generosity helped define the shape of Texas in the 20th and 21st centuries. Over the course of more than a century of an adventurous life, Tex embraced the wildcatter’s spirit, growing his independent business and using his success to serve the health care and educational needs of Texans across the state.
University of Texas System Chancellor James B. Milliken announced today that William R. “Billy” Murphy, Jr., vice president and executive officer of King Ranch, Inc., will be the new CEO of University Lands.
Eleven faculty members from seven UT institutions have received the highest professional distinction accorded to academic inventors: election to National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow status. This brings the number of NAI Fellows at UT institutions to 58.
The University of Texas System is expanding comprehensive degree and certification programs in Laredo to better serve the health care and educational needs of one of the fastest-growing regions of Texas.