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: 2016… 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
Walk by a magazine rack and take a look at the headlines. Chances are, you’ll find Austin gracing a “fastest growing” list. The traffic, the tech industry, the live music scene – everything is expanding in Austin. Unfortunately, so is economic equality. The widening economic gap is especially apparent in… read more
Mother-daughter academic success program shows young Latinas they can—and will—get into college and follow their passions.
Alternative Breaks student make positive impact on disadvantaged communities and learn more about their strengths and passions in the process.
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