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  1. Obesity, risk of cognitive dysfunction? Consider high-intensity interval exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... moderate-intensity exercise without rest intervals. FAU researchers and collaborators from the University of Texas at Austin and Purdue University, are the first to examine the modulatory role of obesity on exercise-induced BDNF release and to use ...

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  2. Obesity, risk of cognitive dysfunction? Consider high-intensity interval exerciseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... moderate-intensity exercise without rest intervals. FAU researchers and collaborators from the University of Texas at Austin and Purdue University, are the first to examine the modulatory role of obesity on exercise-induced BDNF release and to use ...

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  3. Celebrating the Holidays Can Actually Make You HealthierRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Shape

    ... that you're not good enough as you are, says Kristin Ne, Ph.D., an associate professor at the University of Texas at Austin and the coauthor of The Mindful Self-Compassion Workbook . In truth, accepting yourself the way you are is one of the biggest ...

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  4. In Texas universities' football suites, booze, catering - and politicians of all stripesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    ... invitations. And few game day guest lists have featured more bold-faced names than the University of Texas at Austin's September face-off with the University of Southern California, when the nearly 100 invitees to President Greg Fenves' suite ...

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  5. Few UT-Austin officials knew of UTLA director Phil Nemy investigation before he was placed on leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    UT Los Angeles Director Phil Nemy was placed on official leave Friday morning pending an investigation by the UT Office of Institutional Equity into new allegations of misconduct. The announcement came one day after The Daily Texan reported on a 2013 Office for Inclusion and Equity investigation revealing Nemy, who has been director since 2005, violated University sexual misconduct codes and kept his job.

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  6. As the semester comes to a close, here's a look back at some of the top stories from this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed after testifying against sexual assault allegations from former high school classmate Christine Blasey Ford, among others. UT's Young Conservatives of Texas chapter held a demonstration on the West Mall in support of Kavanuagh during his hearings, drawing a large crowd of onlookers and counterprotesters, with a couple of protesters ripping YCT's signs and more holding signs demonstrating against Kavanaugh and YCT.

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  7. CU study finds spinal injuries alter internal body clocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LongmontFYI

    ... cord injury can influence later repair," Andrew David Gaudet, assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin who is leading the study, wrote in an email.. "If we can improve or speed recovery of circadian rhythms after spinal cord injury, ...

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  8. Chicago woman who accused Neil deGrasse Tyson of sexual assault shares her storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... 23 and wanted to become an astronaut. She and Tyson were grad students in astrophysics at the University of Texas at Austin. One day after class, she says she went to his apartment. "He asked me if I wanted a glass of water and I was like sure. And ...

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  9. BWW Interview: Cathy Kurz of Brigit St Brigit Theatre CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    I recently spoke with the Artistic Director and Founder of the Brigit Saint Brigit Theatre Company in Omaha. The company in its 26th consecutive year has been producing some of the finest classic theatre in the metropolitan area.

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  10. More informationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Austin Monthly

    The Department of Neuroscience at The University of Texas at Austin is excited to announce that UT Brainstorms: A Conversation on the Brain, is returning for a second year, at a brand-new location! The purpose of UT Brainstorms is to connect with the Austin community, and ultimately with the Texas community, to inform and educate about neuroscience research and the influences it has on our daily lives. We seek a two-way conversation where we share our expertise about the brain and we listen to what it means in people's lives and to the challenges they face as it relates to the brain.

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  11. A surprising number of elite athletes faced childhood traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dallas Morning News

    ... Lee -- and he plans to continue his upward trend on an athletic scholarship next season at the University of Texas at Austin. While the story behind Knight's success may appear to be one-of-a-kind, mounting evidence suggests early-life trauma may ...

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  12. Chinese, American businessmen in Houston emphasize economic cooperationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... for U.S.-China Relations and inaugural executive director of China Public Policy Center in the University of Texas at Austin, said his organizations want to "advance a constructive vision for the relationship that is focused on action solving real ...

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  13. Christmas Tea features story on famous western sculptorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Journal-Advocate

    ... Washington, D.C. His last monumental commission, Mustangs, which resides on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin, is a sublime symbol of freedom and self-reliance-a fitting finale to a spectacular career. Proctor died in 1950, just short ...

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  14. Latest artificial glucose-binding receptor is best yetiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Chemical & Engineering News

    This receptor binds glucose strongly and selectively. The central portion contains polar and hydrophobic regions that bind glucose.

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  15. Why a Letter of Gratitude During the Holidays Can Say More Than a GiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... appreciation do indeed generate happiness in their recipients. Amit Kumar, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin who researches well-being, and Nicholas Epley of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, asked 100 participants ...

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  16. New Report: Asylum Processing and Waitlists at the US-Mexico borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    ... dynamics. This report is the result of a collaboration among the Strauss Center at the University of Texas at Austin, the University of California San Diego Center for US-Mexican studies and the Migration Policy Centre at the European University ...

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  17. Confederate statue returning to University of Texas campus after being removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hill

    A Confederate statue is returning to the University of Texas campus in Austin less than two years after it was removed. The statue of James Hogg, the son of a Confederate general, will be relocated to another part of campus later this month, University of Texas president Gregory Fenves announced in a letter to the community Thursday.

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  18. Movers & Shakers: Peak Vista fellowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Gazette

    Robin Bentley, Norie Ellis-Kirtley, Brandi Lohrenz, Anne Murphy and Katlin Veselicky have been accepted by Peak Vista Community Health Centers as the 2019 class of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Primary Care Fellowship. Bentley received a bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Texas-Austin.

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  19. Upward Projects Nabs Hospitality Powerhouse for COO PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Newkerala.com

    ... powerhouse. Taylor, who graduated from Duke University and also earned an M.B.A from the University of Texas at Austin, started his career as a Phoenix-based regional manager for Starbucks, before relocating to Las Vegas to serve as the Director of ...

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  20. Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Neil deGrasse Tyson Reveal the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Scientific American

    In 2014, a woman named Tchiya Amet accused Neil deGrasse Tyson of raping her while they were both graduate students in astronomy at UT Austin, ultimately leading to her dropping out of the program. In the aftermath, I encouraged journalists at mainstream outlets to pursue it.

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