Health and Wellness

Former NFL player, Green Beret and Longhorn to Speak

April 2, 2018
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Former NFL player, Green Beret and Longhorn will present Alderson Lecture keynote address.

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Name Use Matters for Transgender Youths' Mental Health

March 30, 2018
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In a recent study, researchers found that when transgender youths are allowed to use their chosen names their risk of suicide and depression decreases. 

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The Austin Serial Bomber Was Not a “Good” Kid

March 30, 2018
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 For many, a “white American terrorist” does not seem likely or in line with their belief systems.

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How Amazon’s Second HQ Search Can Boost Clean Energy

March 23, 2018
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We need an enterprising and transformative mindset for HQ2’s role in shaping the future of energy.

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Preeminent Pediatric Heart Surgeon to Join Dell Med

March 19, 2018
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One of the world’s leading pediatric heart surgeons, Charles Fraser, Jr., M.D., will join the faculty of the Dell Medical School at UT Austin as professor in the Departments of Surgery and Perioperative Care and Pediatrics.

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