Topic: Francis J. Gavin

Hamilton Book Awards Winners at UT Austin Announced

Oct. 18, 2013

[caption id="attachment_42773" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Photo of Art History Professor Julia E. Guernsey, grand prize winner of the 2013 University Co-op Robert W. Hamilton Book Award. From left to right, pictured with: Michael G. Hasler, chair, University Co-op Board of Directors; Gregory Fenves, executive vice president and provost, The University of Texas at Austin; and Douglas Dempster, dean, College of Fine Arts, The University of Texas at Austin. Photo courtesy of the University Co-op."]Hamilton Book Award Grand Prize[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Art History Professor Julia E. Guernsey has been named the grand prize winner of the 2013 University Co-op Robert W. Hamilton Book Awards for her work "Sculpture and Social Dynamics in Preclassic Mesoamerica."

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Mapping Tool Analyzes How Climate Change, Conflict and Aid Intersect in Africa

March 1, 2012

Researchers have developed a new dynamic mapping tool that will help policymakers and other groups determine a country's vulnerabilities to climate change and conflicts and show how these two issues intersect in Africa.

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Strauss Center Awarded $7.6 Million Department of Defense Grant to Study Effects of Climate Change on Political Stability in Africa

Oct. 19, 2009

The Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law has been awarded a $7.6 million grant by the U. S. Department of Defense, the largest single award dedicated to social science research The University of Texas at Austin has received.

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