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Coronavirus in Texas

With Greg Fenves leaving, UT-Austin loses "steady" hand in unsteady times

Fenves’ five-year tenure as president brought a sense of stability to the downtown Austin campus. With the coronavirus pandemic upending the university and hammering its budget, his successor will face "trial by ordeal."

University of Texas at Austin President Greg Fenves talks with attendees after his state of the university address on Sept. …

Coronavirus in Texas

As the coronavirus spreads across the state, The Texas Tribune is covering the most important health, economic and breaking developments that affect Texans, every day. Watch our Texas unemployment tracker, use our explainer on the coronavirus for essential information, and visit our map tracker for the number of cases, deaths and tests in Texas.

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