Topic: Terrorism

Protecting bridges from terrorist attacks

Sept. 9, 2011
Associate Professor Eric Williamson developed the first-ever national guidelines for building and retrofitting bridges so

In the decade since 9/11, Engineering Associate Professor Eric Williamson has been designing structures that are safer and more resistant to collapsing.

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The changing policy landscape after 9/11

Sept. 8, 2011
The changing policy landscape after 9/11

Graduate students offer their perspectives on how policy issues such as immigration and national security have evolved over the last decade.

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UT's LBJ School to Host 'Conversation 9/11: A Decade After, Looking Forward' on Friday, Sept. 9 Featuring National Security, Law, Terrorism and Government Experts

Sept. 6, 2011

A decade after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, many questions are still left unanswered. Are we safer than we were a decade ago? Are we "winning" the so-called "war on terror?" Has the cost of security been worth the incursions into our privacy and even our civil liberties? Was Sept. 11 a massive intelligence failure, and if so, have the intelligence reforms undertaken since made things better? Ten years after Sept. 11 and 20 years after the end of the Cold War, how do we understand and find our way in the current era of globalization?

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Commemorating 9/11

Sept. 2, 2011
Commemorating 9/11

As the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks approaches, the university holds a panel discussion and remembrance events to mark the tragedy.

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Is America safer since 9/11?

Sept. 2, 2011
Is America safer since 9/11?

Professor Ami Pedahzur offers several reasons why the United States should feel confident and optimistic about the struggle against terrorism.

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