Event: The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, one of the leading educational foundations in the country, has selected The University of Texas at Austin as a distinguished institution for training the next generation of history teachers. Twenty-five primary and secondary education teachers from schools throughout the country (including three in Texas) will participate in a weeklong seminar on the UT Austin campus, where they will work closely with faculty members to improve the quality of history education in their schools and communities.Read more
A new multidisciplinary initiative will draw on research and teaching expertise from the LBJ School, College of Liberal Arts and School of Law.Read more
Event: Leading European and American economic policy experts will gather for a two-day conference to discuss the financial and economic threats facing Europe.
When: Thursday and FridayRead more
Event: From controlling toxins and waste disposal to managing the rain forest and water rights, international policy analysts will examine some of the world's most pressing environmental issues at the "The Nation-State and the Transnational Environment" conference at The UniversiRead more