Topic: Department of African and African Diaspora Studies

Austin MLK Jr. Day Celebration Will Begin on UT Austin Campus

Jan. 15, 2014

The 21st annual community march celebrating the life of Martin Luther King Jr. will begin with a rally at the MLK Jr. Statue on the East Mall at The University of Texas at Austin at 9 a.m. on Jan. 20. The theme for this year is "Dream Even Further."

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Affordable Care Act Expert Guide

Sept. 27, 2013

Nursing, Aging, and Insurance

Tracie Harrison
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
APSA Health and Aging Policy Fellow, 2011-2012

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Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

Aug. 26, 2013
Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic speech, scholars, staff and students reflect on its legacy. With images by the late photojournalist Flip Schulke.

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African Americans in Texas See Decreased Economic Mobility, Policy Report Shows

May 20, 2013

The economic status of African Americans in Texas has significantly declined during the first decade of the 21st century, according to a policy report released by the Institute for Urban Policy Research and Analysis (IUPRA) at The University of Texas at Austin.

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The African American Male Experience in Higher Education to Be Discussed

March 20, 2012

Event: The Sweatt Symposium - "Awareness to Action: The African American Male Experience"

When: Wednesday, March 21, 5 p.m. (reception), 6 p.m. (panel discussion)

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