Topic: Graduation

UT Austin Hosts Convocations and Commencement for Graduates

May 13, 2015
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Darren Walker, a Texas Ex and president of the Ford Foundation, will deliver the keynote address during the 2015 spring commencement ceremony at UT Austin on May 23.

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Requiring a Civics Test for High School Graduation Would Be Good Policy for Texas

March 10, 2015
Requiring a Civics Test for High School Graduation Would Be Good Policy for Texas

Think back to your grade school days and those many times when you had to memorize a lesson. Even decades removed from the exam, you might still remember the material, even if it never had relevance in your life again.

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Ford Foundation's Darren Walker to Speak at Commencement

March 6, 2015
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Darren Walker, a Texas Ex and president of the Ford Foundation, will deliver the keynote address during the 2015 spring commencement ceremony on May 23.

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Stop Doubting Texas' Graduation Numbers

Nov. 18, 2014
Stop Doubting Texas' Graduation Numbers

Yes, Texas is at the top. Not just in job creation. And not just in oil and gas.

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McRaven Urges Graduates to Find Courage to Change the World

May 16, 2014
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Naval Adm. William H. McRaven, ninth commander of U.S. Special Operations Command, delivered a memorable speech at the University-wide Commencement on May 17. See the full transcript.

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