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UT Communication College receives endowment

UT Communication College receives endowment

Foundation award will boost communication college efforts.

According to the Dallas Morning News, the University of Texas at Austin Communication College received a $50 million endowment from The Moody Foundation to boost programs in journalism, advertising and other communication fields.

The funding is the largest endowment for the study of communication of any public institution in the country. The communication college will be take on the name of the foundation and will now be called The Moody College of Communication.

“As the Moody College of Communication, this venerable and accomplished college is poised to become the nation’s leading institution for communication scholarship and education,” UT President Bill Powers said in a prepared statement.

Read the entire story at the Dallas Morning News.
Learn more about the Moody College of Communication.

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