Topic: Diversity

UT Austin Honored with Excellence in Diversity Award

Sept. 28, 2015
logo for Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award

UT Austin has received the 2015 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award (HEED) from INSIGHT into Diversity magazine for the fourth consecutive year.

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DDCE Co-Hosts SXSWedu Conversation on "My Brother's Keeper"

March 30, 2015
Leonard Moore, professor of history, discusses new strategies for bridging the achievement gap for young boys and men of

The panel discussed the historic barriers that are holding young students of color back from reaching their full potential.

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How to Teach Tolerance

Feb. 10, 2015
How to Teach Tolerance

To avoid another Ferguson, we need to start teaching tolerance -- in kindergarten. Read this op-ed from three UT researchers in education.

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UT Austin Honored Again for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Sept. 16, 2014

For the third consecutive year, The University of Texas at Austin has been honored with the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine.

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Vince Young Returns to the Forty Acres to Support Programs for Low-Income, First-Generation Students

Aug. 14, 2014

Former Longhorns quarterback Vince Young, who led the team to the 2005 national championship, is returning to The University of Texas at Austin to work for the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement (DDCE).

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