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UT Austin to Help Train High School History Teachers From Across U.S.

Event: The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, one of the leading educational foundations in the country, has selected The University of Texas at Austin as a distinguished institution for training the next generation of history teachers. Twenty-five primary and secondary education teachers from schools throughout the country (including three in Texas) will participate in…   » Continue Reading

LBJ School Launches New Multidisciplinary Initiative to Train Global Diplomats

In an effort to lead a renaissance among the next generation of diplomatic leaders and scholars, the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin is spearheading the launch of Reinventing Diplomacy, a new educational and research initiative that will draw on the research and teaching talents of the…   » Continue Reading

Leading Economic Policy Experts to Discuss Financial Crisis in the Eurozone

Event: Leading European and American economic policy experts will gather for a two-day conference to discuss the financial and economic threats facing Europe. When: Thursday and Friday Where: Bass Lecture Hall at the LBJ School of Public Affairs on The University of Texas at Austin campus. This event is free and open to the public…   » Continue Reading

Pressing Environmental Issues Examined by Scholars and Activists

Event: From controlling toxins and waste disposal to managing the rain forest and water rights, international policy analysts will examine some of the world's most pressing environmental issues at the "The Nation-State and the Transnational Environment" conference at The University of Texas at Austin. When: April 16-18 Where: AT&T Executive and Conference Center. A campus…   » Continue Reading