Temple Grandin, an advocate for people with autism whose life story was the subject of an Emmy Award–winning HBO film, addressed a full house Monday at Cox Auditorium.
Mossman Distinguished Lecture News
Temple Grandin, an advocate for people with autism whose life story was the subject of an Emmy Award–winning HBO full-length film, will speak at UT at 6:30 p.m. Monday, October 9.
Alan Alda, an acclaimed actor and science educator widely known for his role in the television series M*A*S*H, will speak at UT on Tuesday, November 1.
The university took a big step forward Thursday by breaking ground on the Mossman Building, a state-of-the-art laboratory and classroom facility scheduled to open by fall 2018. The building is named for the late Ken and Blaire Mossman, who also provided UT with an estate gift that established the Mossman Lecture Series. Last night’s inaugural Mossman Distinguished Lecture featuring Bill Nye the Science Guy drew more than 8,000 people, many of them UT students.
Bill Nye, a scientist and comedian best known for his passion for science, will speak at UT on Thursday, October 29.