Posts By: Rebekah Winkler

Chancellor to Meet with President Obama Again About Higher Ed Access

Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek

For the second time this year, Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek is meeting with a group led by President Barack Obama in Washington, DC, to address increasing college access for low-income students. The event is the White House’s second College Opportunity Day of Action and will build on efforts from the first summit, which was held in January. The meeting takes place at 9:00 a.m. tomorrow and will be streamed live at

Five UT Faculty Named AAAS Fellows

Five UT professors have been named by the American Association for the Advancement of Science to its 2014 class of fellows for their teaching and research.