Topic: Social justice

Embrey Family Foundation Grant to Establish Women's & Gender Studies Professorship

Sept. 4, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas A $680,890 grant from the Embrey Family Foundation will bolster teaching, research and outreach efforts in the Center for Women's and Gender Studies (CWGS) at The University of Texas at Austin, and will include funding for a new Women's and Gender Studies professorship focusing on critical human rights.

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Law students take Pro Bono Pledge

Feb. 20, 2012
Law students take Pro Bono Pledge

Tina Fernandez, director of the School of Law's Pro Bono Program, discusses the impact of student volunteer work in the U.S.-Mexico border region.

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McGovern Lecture: "Social Marketing: Its Link to Social Justice," May 3

April 26, 2011

Event: Sherry Matthews, president of Sherry Matthews Advocacy Marketing and author of "We Were Not Orphans: Stories from the Waco State Home," will present "Social Marketing: Its

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Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion DeAnda Unveiled at University of Texas School of Law

Nov. 15, 2010

A bronze bust of the late Hon. James DeAnda was unveiled Friday, Nov.

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UT alumna Vini Bhansali: Telling stories to change the world

Oct. 27, 2010
UT alumna Vini Bhansali: Telling stories to change the world

Community organizer, social entrepreneur, poet and UT alumna Rajasvini Bhansali is playing a unique role in the global justice movement.

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