Mossman Distinguished Lecture News

Grandin Lecture Draws Crowd

Grandin answered questions from the audience after her presentation.

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.

University Celebrates Mossman Building Groundbreaking

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.