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December 10, 2014 - News

The University of Texas at Austin has established two unique, integrated three-year dual degree programs blending the study of public policy and law. Offered by the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs and the UT School of Law, these are the only such programs among top ranked public affairs and law schools in the United States. The programs begin in the summer, and applications for admission in 2015 are now being accepted.

December 1, 2014 - News

The LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin announced Thomas P. O’Donnell as the inaugural Director of its new Washington Center. O’Donnell joins the LBJ School after previous service in the White House, the U.S. Senate, the Human Rights Campaign, several Presidential campaigns, and as a law firm public policy partner.

December 1, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

December 1, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join fellow Dallas/Fort Worth LBJ School alumni for happy hour!

 

 

December 1, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Happy Hour and Election Review for Houston Alumni

November 26, 2014 - News

November 10, 2014 - News

Dr. Raj Patel, global food policy expert and award-wining writer, has been appointed Research Professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. Patel will be engaged in a combination of teaching, researching, and filmmaking. Patel, formerly a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley’s Center for African Studies, will teach graduate courses on food policy at the LBJ School as well as select undergraduate courses across campus. 

November 5, 2014 - News

Clinical Professor Angela Evans is an exemplar of leadership and education in the public policy arena. Her achievements in advancing public policy have spanned a career in Washington, D.C. where she served as Deputy Director of the Congressional Research Service.  Now at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin, Professor Evans has distinguished herself as a dedicated and much beloved educator of a new generation of public leaders.

November 4, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

October 29, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Monthly Austin Alumni Chapter Happy Hour

October 28, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Monthly happy hour hosted by the LBJ School Austin Area Alumni Chapter.

October 20, 2014 - News

For the 2014-15 school year, Professor Todd Olmstead is running a Policy Research Project to benefit Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services (ATCEMS). Over the course of the year, students will participate in research and analysis including ridealongs, guest speakers, and listening to emergency calls to determine how to optimize ATCEMS in the face of a changing healthcare scene.

October 9, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:15pm

The LBJ School of Public Affairs will present "Has the Obama Administration Gone Far Enough? A Food Policy Reform Update" featuring Former USDA Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan on Oct. 22. LBJ School Professors Erin Lentz and Raj Patel will also speak on a panel with Merrigan and lead a Q&A with the audience. The event will take place in SRH 3.122 at 12:15 PM. Lunch will be provided.

October 7, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Monthly happy hour for Austin Area LBJ School alumni

September 25, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 12:15pm

September 11, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

LBJ School & Latin American Studies Alumni Mixer
 

September 11, 2014 - Event

Event Date: Friday, October 24, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
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