Arts and Humanities

Ransom Center Acquires War Poetry Collection

Oct. 23, 2017
Dean Echenberg during his service in Vietnam

The Harry Ransom Center is now home to the Dean F. Echenberg War Poetry Collection. 

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UT/TT Poll: Texans Positively React to Harvey Relief Efforts

Oct. 20, 2017
Harvey Relief Efforts

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey’s devastating floods across southeast Texas, Texans give especially high marks to neighbors and fellow Texans for responding to the crisis. 

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UT/TT Poll: Texans Remain Divided on Trump’s Job Performance

Oct. 19, 2017
Trump at Harvey briefing

Texas voters remain divided on his job performance, but give him high marks for his handling of Hurricane Harvey.

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Recent Anthem Protests Are the New Breed of Patriotism

Oct. 13, 2017
NFL Protests

America should not allow Trump to dictate his narrow view of patriotism on our country. 

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Effective Protests Make People Uncomfortable. Here’s Why.

Oct. 11, 2017
Silent Protest

Psychologists have demonstrated that when people have a protected value, they react with moral outrage. 

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