William Powers Jr.
William Charles Powers Jr. (May 30, 1946 – March 10, 2019) was an American attorney, academic, and university administrator. He was the 28th president of the University of Texas at Austin, becoming the second-longest serving president in the university's history. He held the position from February 1, 2006 to July 2, 2015. Powers Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California.
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-  U.Texas official Presidential biography. Accessed Aug 4, 2015.
- Matthew Watkins, "Fenves Named Next President of UT-Austin" Texas Tribune April 20, 2015. accessed Aug 4, 2015
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-06-29. Retrieved 2012-04-04. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- UT Mourns Former President William C. Powers Jr., Who Fought for the University’s Soul
Other websites[change | change source]
- The University of Texas: Office of the President
- William C. Powers' Biography at the Office of the President
- The University of Texas School of Law: William C. Powers Profile
- Reeve, Hamilton. "Powers Will Give Up UT-Austin Presidency in June"
- Texas Admissions Brawl