DDCE news was integrated into the main DDCE homepage in the Summer of 2016. Please visit diversity.utexas.edu for all current news. This site is now an archive of the stand-alone DDCE Central news site that ran from 2010 to 2016.
Mark your calendars! 40 Hours for the Forty Acres, the annual university-wide fundraising event, is coming up in just a few days! Starting at 4 a.m. on April 27, donors will have 40 hours to make a contribution to an important cause here in the DDCE and across the university.… read more
The University Interscholastic League State Golf Tournament will take place at a variety of golf courses clubs in the Austin area: Lions Municipal (Conference 1A) Roy Kizer (Conference 2A) Grey Rock (Conferences 3A) Onion Creek (Conference 4A) Wolfdancer Hyatt Regency Lost Pines (Conference 5A) Legacy Hills (Conference 6A) Qualifiers:… read more
The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing and community partners Mama Sana/Vibrant Woman (MSVW) and the Alliance for African American Health in Central Texas (AAAHCT) will collaborate on projects designed to address health care inequalities after receiving two six-year grants totaling more than $3 million from the City… read more
The Institute for Urban Policy Research and Analysis (IUPRA) will host its inaugural speaker series on April 21st at 2:00 pm. Dr. Carolyn Barnes, Assistant Professor in the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University, will speak on the topic “New Schoolhouses of Democracy: How Nonprofit Service Providers Mobilize the… read more
Thursday, April 28 8, 2016 • 6:30 p.m. Main Building, Room MAI 212 110 Inner Campus Dr. • Austin, Texas 78712 Please join us in celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Heman Sweatt Symposium by engaging in an important dialogue around race, policy, and access. The evening will include a… read more
Grab Your Crown & Come on Down: Julie Murphy on Dumplin’ Tuesday, May 3, 12:00-1:30pm Glickman Conference Center, CLA 1.302E RSVP HERE Join us for a fireside chat with Julie Murphy, the #1 New York Times bestselling young adult author of Dumplin’ and Side Effects May Vary. We’ll talk body diversity and issues of representation in YA literature. A… read more
A big thank you goes out to the White Rose Society for bestowing our campus community with beautiful flowers on April 6. This annual event brings awareness to genocide worldwide and honors victims of the Holocaust. More than 350 student volunteers donated their time to prepare the flowers and distribute… read more