Topic: President Barack Obama

Orange Tower Celebrates GeoFORCE

April 3, 2015
Orange Tower Celebrates GeoFORCE

The Jackson School's GeoFORCE Texas received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring from President Obama last month.

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President Obama Honors UT Austin Geosciences Program

March 27, 2015
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President Barack Obama has honored The University of Texas at Austin's GeoFORCE Texas program with the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring, the highest such honor from the United States government.

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The Middle-Class Renter is Invisible in Federal Housing Initiatives

Jan. 23, 2015
The Middle-Class Renter is Invisible in Federal Housing Initiatives

President Barack Obama's State of the Union address provided a list of things that "will make a meaningful difference in the lives of millions of families."

Items included on the list were child care, equal pay, higher minimum wages and lower mortgage premiums.

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Watch the Civil Rights Summit Live

March 31, 2014
Watch the Civil Rights Summit Live

All the tickets may be spoken for, but you can still watch the speeches and panels, thanks to extensive livestream coverage. Get the details.

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President Obama to Deliver Keynote at Civil Rights Summit on UT Austin Campus

Feb. 27, 2014

Today, the White House announced that President Barack Obama will deliver the keynote address at a Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library on The University of Texas at Austin campus Thursday, April 10, 2014. First Lady Michelle Obama will attend the summit with the president.

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