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Board of Regents names UT Austin Interim President Hartzell as sole finalist for permanent position

University of Texas System Board of Regents Chairman Kevin P. Eltife announced today that the Board has named UT Austin Interim President Jay Hartzell as the sole finalist for the permanent post. Hartzell, the former dean of the UT Austin McCombs School of Business, has been serving as interim president since June.

University of Virginia academic leader named Executive Vice Chancellor at the UT System

Chancellor James B. Milliken announced today that Archie L. Holmes Jr., Ph.D., vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Virginia, will be the next executive vice chancellor of academic affairs at The University of Texas System.

UT System Regents to meet August 12

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special meeting via video conference call at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 12.

The agenda for the meeting is posted on the Secretary of State’s website. Links to the complete agenda book and live webcast are posted on the Board of Regents’ website. All times listed in the agenda are approximate.

Chancellor Milliken statement on the loss of Rick Brettell, UT Dallas arts leader and scholar

Nana and I were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Rick Brettell, a friend whose visionary leadership enriched two UT institutions and helped transformed the arts landscape in Dallas.

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