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University experts condemn violence, but urge diplomacy toward Iran

University experts condemn violence, but urge diplomacy toward Iran

Power of Protest:

Experts Available to Discuss the Crisis in Iran

University of Texas at Austin faculty are available to provide expert perspectives on issues related to the political unrest over Iranian election results, including President Barack Obama's stance on Iran policy, the violent crackdown on protestors in Tehran and the revolutionary impact of social media.

Education Notes: Islamic History and Culture Experts

Followers of the faith of Islam will celebrate Ramadan, one of the religion's most important observances, beginning at sunset Aug. 31 through Sept. 30. Scholars at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss the Islamic faith, history and culture from a variety of perspectives.