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Celebrate 1968 at Black Alumni 2018 Homecoming Weekend

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 BACK to the UNION University of Texas Student Union Santa Rita Room Registration & Welcome Reception 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm A return to the venue of club meetings, parties, and the Black Room at the Texas Union will include a Welcome Reception, a Back-in-the-Day Panel,… read more 

Mar. 29: As We Saw It, Book Talk with Panel

  As We Saw It: The Story of Integration at The University of Texas at Austin from the African American, Latino/a American and Asian American Perspective Book Talk Virginia Cumberbatch Leslie Blair Panelists Ms. Martha P. Cotera Colonel (Ret) Leon L. Holland Dr. Mitchel Wong Thursday, March 29, 2018 | 6-8pm The University of Texas… read more 

Recognizing the 60th Anniversary of Undergraduate Integration on the 40 Acres 

In 2016, The University of Texas at Austin (UT) will celebrate two important milestones, the 30th anniversary of the Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights and the 60th anniversary of the first African-American undergraduate students to enroll at The University of Texas. These historic moments aren’t just special, they are relevant to current conversations… read more 

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