2024 Messages & Speeches

2024


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Organizational Changes

Soon after the passage last year of Senate Bill 17 — which prohibits many activities around diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) — the University embarked on a multiphase process to review campus portfolios and end or redesign the policies, programs, trainings, and roles affected by the new law.

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Announcing Cole Camplese as Vice President of Technology and Chief Information Officer

Cole Camplese will join The University of Texas at Austin in this role, reporting to me, effective March 11 as vice president and chief information office (CIO).

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Launching Change Starts With Us

In our 10-year strategic plan, our answer to “What Starts Here?” is clear and unwavering … Change Starts Here.

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Total Eclipse of the Horns

On Monday, April 8, The University of Texas at Austin will experience Austin’s first total solar eclipse since 1397 and the last until 2343.

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Leadership Changes for the Vice President for Student Affairs

I am writing to share with you that Soncia Reagins-Lilly, vice president for student affairs and dean of students, has made the decision to retire from the University. 

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Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today, as we remember and celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., it is an opportunity for us to think as a community about where Dr. King said we should go, how we get there, and our actions along the way.

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