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Alcohol Advertising Targets Hispanic Students, University of Texas at Austin, Florida Study Shows

Alcohol advertising is heavier around schools with 20 percent or more Hispanic students than near schools with a smaller Hispanic population, according to a new study from The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education and the University of Florida's College of Medicine.

Children Aware of White Male Monopoly on White House; Youngest Citizens Say Exclusion Due to Voter Prejudice

Challenging the idea that children live in a color or gender blind world, a new study from The University of Texas at Austin reveals most elementary-school-age children are aware there has been no female, African-American or Hispanic President of the United States. And, many of the children attribute the lack of representation to discrimination.

Nation’s Largest Geoscience K-12 Program Expands to Houston, Largest Market for Geologists

Houston public school students have a new opportunity to explore science through GeoFORCE Texas, a summer college prep program that inspires students to pursue studies in the earth sciences.