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Talking to Teens about Violence is Topic of Series Hosted by Humanities Institute

Event: "Helping Our Teenagers Think about Violence and Peace," a free speaker series presented by the Humanities Institute at The University of Texas at Austin. When: Tuesdays, 7:30-9 p.m., Oct. 12 to Nov. 16 Where: Community Engagement Center, 1009 East 11th St. A map is available online. Background: With random acts of violence making news…   » Continue Reading

Experts Available to Discuss Border Violence and Immigration Issues

Experts at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss a host of topics relating to immigration reform and the border — from the rise in U.S.-Mexico border violence, to the consequences of Arizona's new immigration law.

Third Annual Lozano Long Conference Explores Theme of Fear and Understanding Violence in Latin America

Event: "Republics of Fear: Understanding Endemic Violence in Latin America Today" When: Thursday and Friday, March 4-5, registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with opening remarks at 9 a.m. Where: Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502 Background: The third annual Lozano Long conference will host panels on topics such as gender violence, human trafficking, forced migration,…   » Continue Reading