Topic: Jeremi Suri

Primary Election 2014 Expert Guide

March 3, 2014

During Tuesday's joint primary elections, voters across the state will cast ballots for the high profile positions of governor, attorney general, railroad commissioner and others. Candidates have been addressing pressing public issues such as religious freedom, taxes and Obamacare. Experts at The University of Texas at Austin who are engaged in the state's political and social sphere offer their commentary on voter mindsets, contention between parties, Texas government and more.

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UT Faculty Experts on State of the Union Address

Jan. 28, 2014

President Barack Obama will deliver his 2014 State of the Union address Tuesday night, during which he is likely to discuss income inequality, immigration, health care policy, foreign policy and global affairs, among other issues. Experts from The University of Texas at Austin are poised to share their insights on a variety topics related to the speech and are available to speak with the media. 

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Operation Diplomacy

Jan. 21, 2014
Operation Diplomacy

With the military carrying out much of U.S. foreign policy, LBJ School Dean Robert Hutchings and Professor Jeremi Suri look at the vanishing role of the American diplomat.

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Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

Aug. 26, 2013
Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic speech, scholars, staff and students reflect on its legacy. With images by the late photojournalist Flip Schulke.

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UT Austin to Help Train High School History Teachers From Across U.S.

June 25, 2013

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.

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