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Professor Emeritus Michael P. Thomas, Jr., Dies at 76

Professor Emeritus Michael P. Thomas, Jr., a former associate dean in the College of Education and chair of the Department of Educational Administration, died Thursday, Nov. 13, from cancer-related complications. He was 76.

Center at The University of Texas at Austin Named in Honor of Dr. John L. Warfield

The Center for African and African American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin has been given a new name—the Dr. John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies—honoring the late professor's legacy as an advocate for ethnic diversity and service as founder and long-time director of the center.

Smart Data Use Can Improve Schools, University of Texas at Austin Study Shows

A research team in The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education may have found a workable way to translate school districts' data into improved teaching and learning—and it could be as basic as evaluating what data they want to use before buying computing equipment to deliver them.