Topic: Barack Obama

Immigration, Border Security Remain Top Issues in UT/Texas Tribune Poll

Oct. 29, 2014

Most important issue in texas pollAUSTIN, Texas With mid-term elections less than a week away, immigration and border security remain foremost on Texans' minds when they think about the problems facing the state, according to the latest University of Texas / Texas Tribune Poll.

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Looking Back at the Civil Rights Summit

April 11, 2014
President Barack Obama, 44th President of the United States, speaks to the audience at the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ

Browse images, quotes and observations from the summit, including student reactions to this historic gathering.

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Three Faculty Members to Receive Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers

Jan. 8, 2014

Three faculty members from The University of Texas at Austin have been selected to receive Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the United States government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their research careers.

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Robert Gates will be Spring Commencement Speaker for The University of Texas at Austin

March 27, 2012

Former Secretary of Defense and former Texas AandM University president Robert M. Gates will deliver the keynote address during the 2012 spring commencement ceremony at The University of Texas at Austin on May 19.

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Experts Available to Discuss the Impact of Osama bin Laden's Death

May 2, 2011

The following professors with expertise on the Middle East, terrorism and domestic politics are available to talk about the killing of Osama bin Laden and its implications for the region, national security and the Obama administration.

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