Topic: Native American

26th Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights to Focus on Education Crisis for Men of Color

Jan. 27, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin 26th Annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights begins Feb. 8 with the theme, "Awareness to Action: Advancing Solutions for Men of Color." The symposium includes four panel discussions in February, March and April and culminates with a Heman Sweatt Legacy Award black tie reception. The symposium also includes the second annual University of Texas Latino Male Symposium on May 4.

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Education Notes: Native American Issues and Identity

Oct. 29, 2008

November is National American Indian Heritage Month, which celebrates the culture, history and achievements of Native peoples in North America. Scholars at The University of Texas at Austin are available to address the identity, language and land issues facing Native American communities today.

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