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UT System ranks 4th globally for most U.S. patents granted

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

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AUSTIN—Breakthroughs in medicine and technology at The University of Texas System have earned UT a spot among the world’s top universities that receive U.S. patents for inventions.

UT System Regents to meet July 13

Friday, July 8, 2016

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AUSTIN — The University of Texas System Board of Regents will meet Wednesday, July 13, in Austin. The meeting will be held on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th St.

The agenda book and links to the live webcast for the meeting are posted online. Parking for news media is available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 6th and 7th streets.

UT System Regents to meet Monday

Friday, June 24, 2016

Board of Regents Meetings

AUSTIN—The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special meeting via telephone conference call at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 27 on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street.

Chancellor McRaven's response to Supreme Court decision on Fisher case

Thursday, June 23, 2016

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"As many of you have heard, the Supreme Court today issued a decision in the Fisher case, ruling in favor of the University of Texas at Austin. UT Austin President Greg Fenves released the following statement in response to the ruling:

UT Zika research leading global efforts

Friday, June 17, 2016

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As the Zika virus continues to spread around the world, Latin American countries most affected by the mosquito-borne disease are employing the expertise of researchers at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston to fight the deadly epidemic.

McRaven named to Defense Innovation Advisory Board by U.S. Secretary of Defense

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

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AUSTIN—United States Secretary of Defense Ash Carter has named University of Texas System Chancellor William H. McRaven as one of the first appointees to the newly formed Defense Innovation Advisory Board, advising the Pentagon on strategies to cultivate a culture of innovation in national defense.

Task Force studying UT System presence in Houston to give update

Thursday, June 9, 2016

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HOUSTON—The co-chairs of The University of Texas System’s Houston Advisory Task Force, Carin Barth and Paul Hobby, will be available for questions from news media at 10 a.m. Monday (June 13) and will provide an update on the processes of the task force to date.

New position will drive UT System effort to provide improved, more efficient health care

Monday, June 6, 2016

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AUSTIN—Zain Kazmi joined The University of Texas System in the newly-created position of assistant vice chancellor for health analytics and chief analytics officer today.

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