Over 33,000 New UT Graduates
Families and friends from all over the state, nation and world converge in Texas to celebrate the graduation of more than 33,000 students.
Chancellor McRaven has laid out a bold path forward for the UT System. The Quantum Leaps will make Texas the strongest, smartest, healthiest state it can be with the brightest possible future.
AUSTIN—University of Texas institutions are harnessing both technology and their collective reach to deliver higher quality health care more efficiently.
UNITED NATIONS— Julie Goonewardene, a veteran entrepreneur who supports The University of Texas institutions in innovation and commercialization efforts, brought the UT story and spirit of enterprise and entrepreneurship to representatives from around the world last week as a featured speaker at the UN’s Small Business Knowledge Summit.
AUSTIN—Long hours and a high-stress environment coupled with mounting administrative work and bureaucracy has at least half of physicians across the nation feeling overworked and emotionally exhausted, a dynamic that – given the shortage of doctors – has become a public health care crisis, according to American Medical Association.
AUSTIN—UT System Police Director Michael Heidingsfield was recognized by the Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) with the 2016 - 2017 Harold Cottle Justice Award for his significant contributions to the anti-sexual violence movement.