Topic: Dean Randy Diehl

New Groundbreaking Department to Focus on Latino, Mexican American Experience

Sept. 10, 2014

[caption id="attachment_47813" align="alignright" width="393" caption="Domino Perez, College of Liberal Arts Dean Randy Diehl and Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez.  Photo by Alberto Gonzalez, Jr. "]Domino Perez, College of Liberal Arts Dean Randy Diehl and Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez.  Photo by Alberto Gonzalez, Jr. [/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas The first-ever academic department in the U.S. to take a comprehensive look at the lives, cultures and histories of Mexican American and Latino populations has been established at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Gardner Marston's $6.6 Million Gift to Support History Graduate Students at The University of Texas at Austin

April 3, 2013

A $6.6 million gift from the estate of Gardner Marston will boost graduate student recruitment and support in the Department of History at the University of Texas at Austin.

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New Black Studies Doctoral Program a First for Texas, Region

Oct. 30, 2012

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved a new doctoral program in Black Studies at The University of Texas at Austin, marking a first for the university, the state of Texas, and the American South and Southwest. The Department of African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) in the College of Liberal Arts will administer the new degree program.

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Davis Appointed Founding Director of Institute for Urban Policy Research & Analysis

March 7, 2012

In connection with the African and African Diaspora Studies Department, The University of Texas at Austin has appointed King Davis founding director of the Institute for Ur

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