Topic: Diversity

UT Argues Before Supreme Court on Diversity in Higher Ed

Dec. 9, 2015

UT Austin argued before the US Supreme Court that students and the nation benefit when universities can assemble diverse student bodies.

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Amicus Briefs Demonstrate Support for University

Dec. 9, 2015
U.S. Supreme Court building

From educators to politicians, business leaders to students, more than 65 groups have written to the U.S. Supreme Court backing UT Austin's position in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin.

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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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Statement from UT President on Supreme Court Announcement

June 29, 2015

Read the statement from The University of Texas at Austin President Gregory L. Fenves on the recent Supreme Court announcement.

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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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