Sharon Wood Appointed Executive Vice President and Provost
It is with great pleasure that I write you to announce that Dean Sharon Wood has agreed to serve as our next Executive Vice President and Provost, effective July 19, 2021.
Summer Updates on the Forty Acres
I hope your summer is off to a good start. It’s always a special time on campus — when we get to take a breath, gear up for the fall semester, and welcome our incoming students to Longhorn life. Today, I want to update you on a few things that affect us all: this year’s merit pool, a leadership addition, a legislative review, and a note about our strategic planning process.
Fall Planning Update: Flexible Work Arrangements
First, thank you for helping the university close on another successful semester. I hope you enjoyed some well-earned rest during the Memorial Day weekend! I’m writing to share an update on the fall 2021 semester, specifically in regard to flexible work arrangements (FWA.)
Updated Campus Masking Guidance | May 19
During the past 14 months, our actions together have helped stem the tide of COVID-19 cases on our campus and in the greater Austin community.
Marking the Last Day of Class
You’ve nearly done it! Again! Like last semester and the one before, you’re pushing through and persevering during a(nother) one-of-a-kind academic year. I couldn’t be prouder!
Fall 2021 Planning Update | April 15
Yesterday, UT Health Austin administered its 100,000th vaccine shot. There are many people to thank as we mark this significant milestone.