The project was funded through Green Fund, a UT grant supporting sustainability-related projects proposed by University students, faculty or staff. Jill Parish, Green Fund program coordinator said the prairie is both beautiful and educational.
There are 2,380 students registered for testing accommodations and 15 seats available for test-taking in the Student Services Building, assistant director for Services for Students with Disabilities Emily Shryock said.
Students who want to purchase the discounted tickets have to apply through the SXSW website with proof of current school enrollment. This year, student ticket prices are $425 lower than the $800 price of the past.
The Board of Regents is the System’s governing body, comprised of nine members from across the state. These members are appointed by the governor for six-year terms with one student regent serving a one-year term.
UT Law’s human resources department is conducting an investigation into Chanow’s behavior, as is the Office of Inclusion and Equity, over racist comments and treating employees differently based on the color of their skin.