University of Texas at Austin Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. American slavery: Separating fact from mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | TheMonitor.com

    ... challenged her professor's understanding of enslaved families. As a scholar of slavery at the University of Texas at Austin, I welcome the public debates and connections the American people are making with history. However, there are still many ...

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  2. Should Parents Support a Child's Negative Emotions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | 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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  3. Supercomputers help mine cancer data to identify risk factorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | DM Review

    ... can lead to cancerous outcomes," says Matt Vaughn, director of life sciences computing at the University of Texas at Austin's TACC. Chromosomal rearrangements in cancer genomes are critical for diagnosis and treatment, adds Vaughn, noting that ...

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  4. Education technology company releases English-language programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | District Administration

    ... Dr. Madlene Hamilton, a research and policy analyst who has worked with Stanford University, University of Texas at Austin, Rice University, and George Washington University, and who worked with Genius Plaza in conducting the research. "The ...

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  5. Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Medical News Today

    ... of the Department of Nutritional Sciences and the Dell Pediatric Research Institute at the University of Texas at Austin, and colleagues recently reported their findings in the journal Precision Oncology . After skin cancer , prostate cancer is the ...

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  6. UT/TT Poll: Majority of Texas voters back new immigration provisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Texas Tribune

    ... supportive," said Daron Shaw, co-director of the poll and a professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin. "To most people, it's not complicated. It's the mix of immigration plus law enforcement." Overall support for the "show your ...

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  7. UT/TT Poll: Texas voters weigh in on importance of "bathroom bill"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Texas Tribune

    ... said Jim Henson, co-director of the poll and head of the Texas Politics Project at the University of Texas at Austin. "It worked. "Whatever their attitudes are, when we ask if it's important for the Legislature to act, the number of Republicans who ...

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  8. Top Ten rule hurting competitive school districts, unduly burdens UT AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | Daily Texan

    "I didn't get in." It's a common saying for seniors in high school when applying to colleges and universities but one I hear too often from hopeful seniors applying to UT.

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  9. As pastor, Owen championed inclusiveness, community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 18 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... years. After graduating high school in Brownwood, Owen went on to receive degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and the Richmond Theological Seminary. Ordained in 1946, he became the assistant pastor at First Presbyterian Church in ...

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  10. Bristow-Wauson 48 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 17 | The Victoria Advocate

    Paul and Mitzi Wauson of Victoria, are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Joshua Colton Wauson, to Sarah Kathleen Bristow, both of Victoria, the daughter of Billy Bristow and the late Stephanie Bristow of Austin.The couple will marry in Austin this upcoming July.Sarah is a 2013 graduate of Vandergrift High School. She graduated this past May from the University of Texas- Austin, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education.Colton is a 2011 graduate of Cuero High School.

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  11. Students meet challenges to win scholarshipsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Valley Morning Star

    ... Torres Jr., who just graduated from Harlingen High School, will soon begin studies at the University of Texas at Austin on a Terry Scholarship. "I feel really fortunate because I was going to go out completely on student loans for college and then I ...

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  12. CLE on Estate PlanningRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

    University of Texas at Austin School of Law is holding a CLE entitled, Estate Planning Workshop , which will take place December 13-14, 2017, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Austin, Texas. Provided below is a description of the event: The tradition continues-Professor Stanley M. Johanson's popular one-day Estate Planning Workshop offers timely topics, lively discussion, and practical advice.

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  13. CLE on Taxation and Estate PlanningRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 17 | Wills, Trusts & Estates Prof Blog

    University of Texas at Austin School of Law is holding a CLE entitled, 65th Annual Taxation Conference , which will take place December 13-14, 2017, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Austin, Texas. Provided below is a description of the event: The 65th Annual Taxation Conference features an impressive slate of topics with regionally and nationally renowned speakers covering current trends, updates in tax regulation and policy, and much more.

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  14. Places to stay cool during summer in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Austin American Statesman

    ... than others, it never gets above 72 degrees or below 68 degrees. The museum is located at the University of Texas at Austin and has the largest and most comprehensive collection of art in Central Texas. Its permanent collection has more than 17,000 ...

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  15. The Colecci n Patricia Phelps de Cisneros donates 119 works of colonial art to five museumsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 16 | Art Daily

    The Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros announced the donation of 119 pieces from its collection of colonial art, one of the five collections that comprise the CPPC, to five leading institutions committed to the conservation and study of the legacies of art from the colonial and early republican periods in Latin America: the Blanton Museum of Art, Austin; Denver Art Museum, Colorado; Hispanic Society Museum & Library, New York; the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Massachusetts; and the Museo de Arte de Lima , Peru. The colonial art collection of the CPPC was formed with the intention to create a broad representation of Venezuelan art from the middle of the seventeenth century to the mid-nineteenth century.

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  16. UT/TT Poll: Immigration, border security still top concerns for Texas votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... top of mind," said Daron Shaw, co-director of the poll and a professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin. He added that kind of rating is often good for the powers that be. "People are coming to the idea that the Texas economy is ...

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  17. Gene Simmons Trolled by UT Austin President Over - Horns'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | SFGate

    Amid news that KISS bassist Simmons is attempting to trademark the "horns" hand gesture as his own, University of Texas at Austin president Greg Fenves decided to poke fun at the rocker - presumably with index and pinky finger extended - over the effort. "Sorry, @genesimmons, Longhorns have been doing [horns hand gesture] since the '50s - more than 20 years before KISS got going," Fenves wrote.

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  18. Tuition-free college is feasible, necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Daily Texan

    It's not pragmatic. Nothing is truly free - it will come out of my pocket. Sure, it works in Denmark, but we're much larger than Denmark.

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  19. Why Finisar Stock Soared TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | The Motley Fool

    ... ng Specialist at a major discount broker, and worked briefly at Tesla. Evan graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, and is a CFA charterholder. Follow @TMFNewCow

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  20. Out-of-state enrollment benefits the entire universityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | Daily Texan

    Two weeks ago, Chancellor McRaven called for an increase in the number of out-of-state students attending UT Austin - they currently make up about 7 percent of the freshman class. Attracting more students from outside of Texas would give UT much-needed additional funds and enhance that spirit of cooperation and innovation that characterizes our university.

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