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Moody College of Communication to Celebrate Landmark Gift

In recognition of the Moody Foundation's historic endowment, The University of Texas and the Moody College of Communication will host a public reception and ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 7 at 5 p.m. on the Walter Cronkite Plaza.

The JFK Assassination, 50 Years Later

With the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination approaching, Americans remain captivated by the events of Nov. 22, 1963, and current events continue to provide newsworthy opportunities for coverage.

50 Years After JFK Assassination, Writers Examine Dallas’ Political Past

50 Years After JFK Assassination, Writers Examine Dallas’ Political Past

Shortly before the 50th anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination, Bill Minutaglio — clinical professor at The University of Texas at Austin School of Journalism — and co-author Steven L. Davis examine Dallas’ political past and a saga of American history.

Affordable Care Act Expert Guide

Nursing, Aging, and Insurance Tracie Harrison Associate Professor, School of Nursing APSA Health and Aging Policy Fellow, 2011-2012 512-471-9085 Tharrison@mail.nur.utexas.edu Harrison's expertise is in aging. Last October, she co-sponsored a Health Policy Workshop specifically on insurance in Texas and the Affordable Care Act. Her teaching interests include women’s health, qualitative research, disability over the life…   » Continue Reading

‘Respect’ Button is Better for Democracy Than ‘Like’ Button, Study Finds

Replacing the ubiquitous social media "Like" button with a "Respect" button on news websites would be better for democracy, according to a new report from the Engaging News Project at The University of Texas at Austin.

Top Filmmakers Enlisted to Lead UT3D Classes

The University of Texas at Austin has recruited leading 3-D filmmakers Buzz Hays and Dave Drzewiecki to teach in the UT3D program, the nation’s only comprehensive 3-D production program.

Middle East Expert Guide

American Foreign Policy in the Middle East William Inboden Associate Professor of Public Affairs Executive Director, Clements Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft 512-471-2411 inboden@austin.utexas.edu Inboden has served as senior director for strategic planning on the National Security Council at the White House, where he worked on a range of foreign policy issues including the National Security…   » Continue Reading

Research Helps Explain Patient Knowledge of Vaccines, Providing Insight for Health Care Providers and Educational Campaigns

Health care providers face a communication challenge when seeing patients who have formed negative or ambivalent opinions on vaccinations through Twitter.

University of Texas at Austin Partners with Video Game Executives to Create Denius-Sams Gaming Academy

The University of Texas at Austin has partnered with video game industry leaders Warren Spector and Paul Sams to create the Denius-Sams Gaming Academy, the first video game program in the United States led and taught by gaming industry executives.

Journalism, computer science students showcase iPhone and iPad app creations

Students from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication's Mobile News App Design course will showcase their iPhone and iPad app creations to the public and a panel of judges from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, in the second-floor auditorium of the Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean…   » Continue Reading