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News & Events

National News Engagement Day

Reporting on National News Engagement Day

In honor of National News Engagement Day (October 7), four UT seniors report about various aspects of news engagement. These interviews provide archival material, a time capsule stored in the cloud, of how we all engage with the news in 2014. 


Amy Zerba

"Why I Am a Journalist" by alumnus Amy Zerba

In honor of National News Engagement Day Oct 7, UT grad Amy Zerba talks about her motivations to be a Journalist.

Bob Woodward discusses "The Presidency & the Press: From Nixon to Obama"

Follow this link to watch Woodward discuss "The Presidency & the Press: From Nixon to Obama" in his Sept. 24, 2014 appearance at the School of Journalism.

Professor Mary Bock's commentary about the events in Ferguson, MO

Professor Mary Bock discusses our right to photograph law enforcement: Filming police a legal right, essential part of balance of power

UT regents name J-School alum to be next chancellor

University of Texas System regents are expected to name Adm. William McRaven the sole finalist for chancellor when they meet by telephone Tuesday evening.

Campaign to create the Liz and Les Carpenter Journalism Scholarship

Family and friends of Liz and Les Carpenter have pledged their support for an endowed scholarship to honor two of the University of Texas at Austin’s most distinguished journalism grads.

Undergrads Show Off iPhone Apps They Built

WeatherVain wins top award at demo day for apps built in UT's Mobile News Apps Design course.

Journalism Really Can Take You Anywhere

Admiral William H. McRaven, a 1977 J-school grad, United States Navy, commander of the United States Special Operations Command, will deliver the keynote address at the 131st Spring Commencement of The UT-Austin.