Topic: Afghanistan

NPR's "Morning Edition" Reporter Steve Inskeep to Speak about Diversity in Pakistan

April 26, 2012

Event: The South Asia Institute's "Color, Caste, or Creed Embracing Diversity in Pakistan" a talk by Steve Inskeep, host of

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University of Texas Chemist Receives Major Grant to Improve Detection of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Dec. 22, 2011

Developing a simple, paper-based test for drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) is the goal of a University of Texas at Austin chemist, whose project just received a $1.6 million point-of-care diagnostics grant through Grand Challenges in Global Health, an initiative created by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Five Principles Critical to Successful Nation-Building, Finds History and Global Affairs Scholar

Sept. 26, 2011

The United States must follow five fundamental principles in order to successfully build strong, self-sufficient nations in post-conflict situations, according to new research from The University of Texas at Austin.

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Is America safer since 9/11?

Sept. 2, 2011
Is America safer since 9/11?

Professor Ami Pedahzur offers several reasons why the United States should feel confident and optimistic about the struggle against terrorism.

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Non-Military Medically Evacuated Personnel from Iraq, Afghanistan More Likely to Return to Duty, University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy Researcher Says

March 7, 2011

Compared to military members, non-military personnel serving in Iraq and Afghanistan were more likely to be evacuated with non-war injuries, but more likely to return to duty, according to a new study co-authored by a University of Texas at Austin researcher.

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