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Cockrell School of Engineering Ranks 3rd in National Graduation Rates for Minorities

The University of Texas at Austin’s Cockrell School of Engineering ranks third in the nation and first in Texas in graduating minority students, according to Diverse Issues in Higher Education’s annual list.

Senior Vice Provost David Laude to Host Panel Discussion on College Affordability and Transparency

EVENT: Senior Vice Provost David Laude will host David Bergeron, U.S. acting assistant secretary for postsecondary education, for a conversation on national higher education policy. WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 28, 2-3 p.m. Event is invitation only but open to the media. WHERE: Student Activities Center, Legislative Assembly, Room 2.302 BACKGROUND: Students, administrators and a national representative…   » Continue Reading

Rehabilitation Counseling Program Gets $1.5 Million

Dr. Randall M. Parker, a special education professor at The University of Texas at Austin, has received two grants totaling $1.5 million that will support graduate students in the College of Education's rehabilitation counseling program.