School of Social Work and College of Liberal Arts researchers track the survivors of Hurricane Katrina evacuated to Austin in new book.Read more
Event: Lozano Long Conference "From Natural Events to Social Disasters in the Circum-Caribbean." Free and open to the public.
When: Feb. 23-25Read more
With its French, Spanish and Creole influences, New Orleans has the oldest black urban community of any city in the country. It also has a shocking history of police brutality that is told in "Black Rage in New Orleans: Police Brutality and African American Activism from African American Activism from World War II to Hurricane Katrina," a new book by History Professor Leonard N. Moore.Read more
Relocation substantially lowers the likelihood of re-incarceration for parolees, according to new research at The University of Texas at Austin.Read more