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  1. Adios, Jeff! Davis statue graces South Mall no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

    The statue of Jefferson Davis no longer stands over the University of Texas at Austin 's South Mall. Over a couple of hours on the morning of Sunday, Aug. 30, a forklift removed the Confederate president's bronze likeness from its limestone pedestal, where it had stood since 1933 .

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  2. College student rides Barbie Jeep around campus after DWI arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | SFGate

    Some people ride bikes or public transit when their licenses are suspended, but one battery-powered Barbie Jeep-riding Texas State student is not allowing a DWI arrest stop her from getting around on her own four wheels. Since Charlene handed over the keys, she has rolled out around the University of Texas at Austin's West Campus and Texas State, leaving a trail of her laughter and Snapchats everywhere her little 12 volt battery can take her at 5 mph.

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  3. gets national college journalism nominationsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Pitt News

    The Pitt News received four national award nominations from the Associate College Press Wednesday for stories published from June 2014 to June 2015. The ACP named four Pitt News student journalists as finalists for its 2015 Story of the Year, Spot News Photo of the Year, Sports Story of the Year and Multimedia Story of the Year.

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  4. Addressing sexual assault on college campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... "Last spring we started an initiative on campus that we actually kind of copied from the University of Texas at Austin called "Not on my Campus," and it is a student led campaign. The students take a pledge that stands against sexual violence on ...

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  5. Historic revision: Relocating statues doesn't change America's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... efforts to erase all discomfiting traces of America's checkered past are futile and wrong. The University of Texas at Austin has relocated statues of Confederate President Jefferson Davis and President Woodrow Wilson for their associations with ...

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  6. Pedro & Felipa Calderon 50th Wedding AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | Valley Morning Star

    Mr. and Mrs. Pedro and Felipa Calderon of Santa Rosa celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary on August 16, 2014.

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  7. Texas State student rides her Barbie Jeep around campus after...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    Some people ride bikes or public transit when their licenses are suspended, but one battery-powered Barbie Jeep-riding Texas State student is not allowing a DWI arrest stop her from getting around on her own four wheels. Since Charlene handed over the keys, she has rolled out around the University of Texas at Austin's West Campus and Texas State, leaving a trail of her laughter and Snapchats everywhere her little 12 volt battery can take her at 5 mph.

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  8. Kempner graduate performs in NYC theater productionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fort Bend Star

    ... we would have had at least four weeks to prepare." Brinks is starting his freshman year at the University of Texas at Austin in the Department of Theatre and Dance. He plans to audition for Pride and Prejudice as well as the school's main stage ...

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  9. First Draft Book Club: Art of A.I. in 'Speak'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... in Austin, where some semesters she teaches literature and creative writing classes at the University of Texas at Austin, where she earned her PhD in English. Born in Philadelphia, Hall had initially thought she would go into psychiatry. She even ...

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  10. Denmark sends man, and Lego, into spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... parachute material with signatures from skydivers around the world, a baseball cap from the University of Texas at Austin, a t-shirt and a few other small items". At a pre-flight news conference at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan from where ...

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  11. Ancient cold period could provide clues about future climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NorCalBlogs

    This is the room in the cave where the scientists obtained the stalagmite used in the research CREDIT Raf Rios Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have found that a well-known period of abrupt climate change 12,000 years ago occurred rapidly in northern latitudes but much more gradually in equatorial regions, a discovery that could prove important for understanding and responding to future climate change. The research, published Sept.

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  12. Attorney General Paxton pleads not guilty to chargesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... of the Confederate States of America from 1861 to 1865, was removed from the Main Mall of the University of Texas at Austin on Aug. 30. In an Aug. 29 media advisory, UT President Gregory Fenves said the statue would be placed in an indoor ...

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  13. CWI Hosts Open House on Proposed Boise Campus, Trustee Reacts to CWI's Low Wallethub RankingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    Tia Chavarria has two children attending Whittier Elementary School in Boise's West End neighborhood, and if the College of Western Idaho chooses in October to purchase 10 acres along the Boise River for its Boise campus, that would make her one of the community college's new neighbors. That's why she made the trip to Whittier Elementary after school hours to attend a community engagement session hosted by the school, CWI officials and members of CTA Architects Engineers-the firm tasked with giving the community college a set of design options for a CWI-Boise campus.

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  14. Jefferson Davis Statue Moved from UT MallRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    The University of Texas at Austin removed a statue of Jefferson Davis from the campus after months of debate - and took Woodrow Wilson with him. The statues of the former Confederate president and the former U.S. president were removed Sunday from the main mall area of the UT campus.

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  15. Scientists see motor neurons 'walking' in real timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... treatment. Other researchers on the study were Joseph D. Dekker and Haley O. Tucker of The University of Texas at Austin; and Christopher A. Hinckley, William A. Alaynick, Benjamin W. Gallarda, Marito Hayashi, Kathryn L. Hilde, Shawn P. Driscoll and ...

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  16. COMMENTARY: Learning from Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | TheMonitor.com

    ... coordinated to the greatest extent possible. Ronald Angel is a professor of sociology at The University of Texas at Austin. His research on the social response to human need in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina was resulted in the book "Community ...

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  17. Forgiveness Helps Some Reduce Depressive SymptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... in health-fitness management and healthcare administration and a doctoral degree from The University of Texas at Austin focused on health care informatics, health administration, health education and health policy. His research efforts included the ...

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  18. Genetic Flaw Influences PTSD SeverityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... in health-fitness management and healthcare administration and a doctoral degree from The University of Texas at Austin focused on health care informatics, health administration, health education and health policy. His research efforts included the ...

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  19. Young, High-Risk Kids Benefit from 'Bridging' Emotion StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    ... in health-fitness management and healthcare administration and a doctoral degree from The University of Texas at Austin focused on health care informatics, health administration, health education and health policy. His research efforts included the ...

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  20. Amy Stewart's 'Girl Waits With Gun' digs into 1910s tale of 3 sistersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... "But we're hanging on and doing good." Stewart had always loved writing, but in college at University of Texas at Austin she found herself studying anthropology and then getting a graduate degree there in community and regional planning. She moved ...

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