Former Governer of Texas

As governor of Texas, Beauford H. Jester helped implement the most extensive education reforms to date to fund Texas schools. Prior to becoming governor, Jester served as chairman of the UT System Board of Regents, promoting a UT building program that included the tower of the Main Building, Hogg Auditorium, the Texas Union, Memorial Stadium, and the expansion of UT’s Medical Branch in Galveston. UT’s largest residential facility, Jester Center, was named in his honor.

Tau Legacy Circle of Giving
Incentive Packages

Beauford H. Jester (1947)
$100,000 - $349,999

✔ 8 x 8 engraved granite paver

✔ Naming rights based on availability

✔ Recognition on donor plaque to be prominently displayed in Residence Hall foyer

✔ Commemorative gift

✔ Recognition in Tau Trustees/Parents’ Weekend program

✔ Recognition in future e-blasts

✔ Recognition on Tau Trustees website

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