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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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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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 President Responds to Appeals Court Ruling in Fisher Case

Nov. 12, 2014

Read the full statement from University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers regarding today's ruling in the case of Fisher versus University of Texas.

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