Topic: Dominican Republic

Novelist, Poet and Essayist Julia Alvarez's Archive Acquired by Ransom Center

Aug. 28, 2013

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has acquired the archive of acclaimed novelist, poet and essayist Julia Alvarez (b. 1950).

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Alvarez's extensive archive consists of manuscripts, correspondence, journals and professional files.

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Getting ahead with online courses

April 30, 2012
Getting ahead with online courses

University Extension lets students earn college credit from anywhere in the world. In this video, Peace Corps member Adam Fivenson describes how.

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Dominican Republic president visits IC2

Sept. 30, 2010

Event: Visit of delegation of Dr. Leonel Fernández Reyna, president of the Dominican Republic, to the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas at Austin.

Where: IC2, 2815 San Gabriel St. View a map online.

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U.S. Peace Corps Director Shares Global Vision Monday

Feb. 25, 2010

The Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law welcomes Aaron Williams, U.S. Peace Corps director, who will speak at The University of Texas at Austin, a top producer of volunteers for the federal agency devoted to world peace and friendship.

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