Topic: Bill and melinda gates foundation

Report Identifies High-Impact Educational Practices for Community Colleges

Oct. 17, 2013

The University of Texas at Austin's Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE) has released a report that shares 12 high-impact educational practices that community colleges can employ to increase student engagement and success.

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Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Hall Begin New Era of Computing Education and Research

March 6, 2013

The Bill and Melinda Gates Computer Science Complex and Dell Computer Science Hall officially open this week at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Historian joins Bill Gates' anti-polio efforts

Jan. 27, 2011
History Professor David Oshinsky won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for his book "Polio: An American Story."

Watch a Jan. 31 live stream of Pulitzer-winning Professor David Oshinsky and Gates Foundation guests discussing eradication of the disease.

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Helping Texas Schools Maximize Resources the Goal of Economic Productivity Forum

Jan. 20, 2011

Former U.S. Secretaries of Education Rod Paige and Margaret Spellings are among the top national, state and local education leaders participating in an Austin forum next week to discuss improved fiscal transparency and cost effectiveness in education.

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New Computer Science Complex at The University of Texas at Austin Receives $30 Million Challenge Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

April 17, 2009

The University of Texas at Austin announced today (April 17) a $30 million grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, part of a $120 million capital campaign to construct a new building complex for one of the nation's leading computer science programs.

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