Topic: Cecilia Balli

NPR's Burnett Moderates "The War Next Door: Reporting Mexico, Drugs and the Border"

Sept. 24, 2010

Event: NPR correspondent John Burnett, who earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from The University of Texas at Austin in 1978, will lead a panel discussion about reporting Mexico's drug war -- how journalists are coping with one of the most dangerous assignments in the w

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In the Know

Aug. 2, 2010
In the Know

The Aug. 2 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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University of Texas at Austin Experts Help Shape Border Debate

July 19, 2010

As Americans continue to debate immigration reform, border enforcement and Arizona's recent legislation, experts from The University of Texas at Austin are offering their views on these issues through a series of online videos.

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Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

July 19, 2010
Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

In this tenth installment of the "Border Views" video series, Martha Menchaca, professor in the Department of Anthropology, discusses her research into the trends and historical context behind naturalization and the birthright movement and her thoughts on curbing undocumented migration from Mexico to the United States.

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Mexican manhood and border violence

July 19, 2010

In this first installment of the "Border Views" video series, Anthropology Professor Cecilia Balli discusses the new models of Mexican manhood and how they contribute to violence.

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