Topic: College

Television is the Funding Source of College Football

Sept. 26, 2016

Why has college football and TV had such explosive growth? In a word: Money. Is this a good thing? Maybe. Maybe not.

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Schools Must Do More to Keep Students in STEM

June 15, 2016

A desire to enter STEM-related fields just isn’t enough. We must put real-world research problems to students so that they learn science from being in the game.

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Don’t Get Caught Up in the Glamor of the Gap Year

May 9, 2016

There are many reasons some students take a year off, but the bottom line is simple: Don’t get caught up in the glamor of the gap year.

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Suicide Prevention Week to Showcase Social Media as a Life-Saving Tool

Sept. 19, 2012

Suicide is one of the leading causes of death for college students. That's why the Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC) is engaging the campus community via social media and other interactive tools during its fourth annual Suicide Prevention Week (Sept. 24-28). The goal is to highlight awareness and resources available to students, faculty members and staffers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Prof earns Dept. of Education grant

Nov. 1, 2007
Prof earns Dept. of Education grant

Carl Blyth, director of the Texas Language Technology Center and associate professor in the Department of French and Italian, earned a three-year, $540,000 grant from the U.S.

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