Chancellor Cigarroa's news conference location has changed; news conference to be webcast live

The University of Texas System news conference for credentialed media scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10 in Austin has been moved.

Chancellor Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D., will be joined by UT System Board of Regents Chairman Paul Foster to make a special announcement.

To enable the news conference to be webcast, the event will be held in the Board of Regents meeting room, on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street. Parking for the news media will be available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 7th and 6th Streets.

The meeting will be webcast live at: (Best results with Internet Explorer or Firefox browsers.)

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Educating students, providing care for patients, conducting groundbreaking research and serving the needs of Texans and the nation for more than 130 years, The University of Texas System is one of the largest public university systems in the United States, with nine academic universities, six health institutions and a fall 2013 enrollment of more than 213,000. The UT System confers more than one-third of the state’s undergraduate degrees, educates two-thirds of the state’s health care professionals annually and accounts for almost 70 percent of all research funds awarded to public universities in Texas. The UT System has an annual operating budget of $14.6 billion (FY 2014) including $3 billion in sponsored programs funded by federal, state, local and private sources. With more than 87,000 employees, the UT System is one of the largest employers in the state.

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