Policy and Law

UT Austin researchers to begin $20 million study on welfare reform

July 7, 1998

Two University of Texas at Austin College of Liberal Arts researchers will play key roles in a monumental study of the effects of welfare reform on low-income families scheduled to begin this month.

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UT Austin School of Law ranking basedon hirings by highest-grossing law firms

May 14, 1998

The University of Texas at Austin's School of Law was ranked among the nation's top 20 law schools in a recent edition of The American Lawyer magazine.

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Advisory committee forwards recommendations to enhance UT Austin's current compensation and classification plan to President Larry R. Faulkner

April 30, 1998

A presidential advisory committee on Thursday outlined major revisions to modify and enhance The University of Texas at Austin's current compensation and classification plan for staff. The committee recommended increases in minimum salary rates, pay raises for staff members making below the market rate for similar jobs in Austin and other relevant labor markets, and special equity adjustments based on job performance.

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12th annual Sweatt Symposium to begin Thursday

April 14, 1998

Prairie View A&M University's Symphonic Band and Concert Chorale, and former Texas State Rep. Wilhelmina Delco will be featured at the 12th annual Heman Sweatt Symposium on Civil Rights at UT Austin.

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UT hosts symposium on 50th anniversary of military integration

April 2, 1998

A symposium commemorating the 50th anniversary of Executive Order 9981, which integrated the United States armed forces, will be hosted by the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs on The University of Texas at Austin campus on April 16.

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