Topic: James K. Galbraith

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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In the Know

Aug. 23, 2010
In the Know

The Aug. 23 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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LBJ School Professor James Galbraith Elected to Italian Science Academy

Aug. 18, 2010

James K. Galbraith, professor of public affairs and government at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, has been elected to the "Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei," also known as the Lincean Academy, the oldest honorific scientific academy in the world.

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Economist discusses Nobel Prize

Nov. 1, 2007
Economist discusses Nobel Prize

Carping from time to time over the unworthiness or politics of a particular Nobel peace or literature laureate is expected. But when it comes to economics, it's the award itself that sometimes comes in for sneers; even a couple of its winners have suggested it be abolished.

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