Policy and Law

Dartinya Harris works to fulfill her mother's dream

May 13, 2002

When Dartinya Harris first stepped foot on campus at The University of Texas at Austin, she took to heart the advice from others to get involved in the campus community and start making her mark on the university.

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Strauss Institute started to ‘create more voters, build better citizens’

May 8, 2002

Community and political leaders in Dallas have announced the official opening of the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Participation, established at The University of Texas at Austin in 2000 to respond to growing political cynicism and disaffection in the United States.

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Attorney for landmark case to be keynote speaker at conference on indigenous and Black Land rights in the Americas

April 15, 2002

The Texas Exes Student Chapter will meet Monday (April 15) to work on a project to encourage about 12,000 graduating seniors to attend The University of Texas at Austin.

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Military leader to discuss goals in United States war against terrorism

April 5, 2002

Lt. Gen. B.B. Bell, who commands about one-third of the United States Army's combat strength, will speak at The University of Texas at Austin on April 11 about the goals of the United States and its armed forces in combating terrorism in Afghanistan and worldwide.

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Cochran to speak at Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights at The University of Texas at Austin

April 3, 2002

Famed defense attorney Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. will give the keynote speech April 19 to highlight the Sixteenth Annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights at The University of Texas at Austin.

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