Topic: History

Explore History and Science on Campus

Dec. 16, 2013
Explore History and Science on Campus

From the LBJ Presidential Library to the Texas Memorial Museum, UT has plenty to offer history and science buffs, young and old alike.

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Why JFK Died in Dallas

Nov. 18, 2013
Why JFK Died in Dallas

A new book by a journalism professor documents the hysteria and fear that culminated in Kennedy's assassination 50 years ago. Read an excerpt and see archival JFK photographs.

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Experts on the Pope Selection from The University of Texas

March 14, 2013

The Catholic Church has elected Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina to become the first Latin American Pope, Pope Francis. If you are looking for an expert or sources to provide context in your coverage of this new development, The University of Texas at Austin has the number one graduate program in Latin American History in the nation, as well as a number of experts available to provide insight on this announcement.

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Registration Opens for "Visions of the Future," Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium at Ransom Center

April 26, 2012

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has opened registration for "Visions of the Future," the 10th Fleur Cowles Flair Symposium, scheduled for Nov. 1-3.

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The past and present meet at Texas

April 23, 2012
The past and present meet at Texas

In this "Texas Book Two" photo slideshow and essay, experience some of the people and events that have shaped the university's history and culture.

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