Topic: Middle east

Finding Balance in the Middle East Means Holding Everyone Accountable, Including Ourselves

Aug. 8, 2014
Finding Balance in the Middle East Means Holding Everyone Accountable, Including Ourselves

America has given a lot to Israel. Since the end of the 1970s, Israel has received more American aid than any other country, in excess of $100 billion, and U.S. citizens have offered consistent public support for Israeli muscle-flexing in the name of security, democracy and free markets.

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UT Global Initiative to Forge New Partnership at London Conference

June 12, 2013

In an effort to further extend teacher training and educational development to international markets, the Global Initiative for Education and Leadership at The University of Texas at Austin is helping to organize the Gulf Education Conference and Exhibition (GECE) on June 19-20 at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel in London.

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UT Global Initiative for Education Debuts New Programs at Saudi Conference

April 18, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas A University of Texas at Austin consortium is showcasing new teacher training and executive education programs at the 2013 International Exhibition and Conference on Higher Education (IECHE) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Social Entrepreneur and Author to Discuss Experiences in Africa and Middle East

April 25, 2011

Event: Rye Barcott, author, Marine and co-founder of a non-profit organization in one of the world's largest slums, will give a talk on "Spark Change From Within" and discuss his new memoir. The event is free and open to the public, but an

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author to Discuss Experiences Chronicling the History of Al-Qaeda

March 16, 2011

Event: Lawrence Wright, author, playwright and staff writer for the New Yorker magazine, will discuss and sign his Pulitzer Prize-winning book "The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11" at The University of Texas at Austin.

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