Topic: Office of the Vice President for Research

Why the Opioid Crisis is as Dangerous as A Terrorist Attack

Sept. 26, 2017
Doctor with pills

UT Austin professors explain why the opioid crisis warrants the a declaration of national emergency.

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U.S. Army Research Laboratory announces ARL South at UT

Nov. 16, 2016
Army Research Laboratory, defense technology, military technology

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) is partnering with UT Austin and The University of Texas System in an expansion of its open campus initiative, establishing ARL South on the campus of UT Austin.

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Book on Medieval Syrian Shrines Takes Grand Prize at UT

Nov. 3, 2015
Hamilton awards

Stephennie Mulder at UT Austin has been named the $10,000 grand prize winner of the 2015 University Co-op Robert W. Hamilton Book Awards for her work "The Shrines of the ‘Alids in Medieval Syria: Sunnis, Shi’is, and the Architecture of Coexistence.”

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Astronomer Daniel Jaffe Named Vice President for Research

Oct. 6, 2015

Professor of Astronomy Daniel Jaffe has been appointed vice president for research at UT Austin. 

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Stopping Cancer in its Tracks

Oct. 4, 2012
Stopping Cancer in its Tracks

For those affected by cancer, it may seem as though the fight for the cure has been waged forever with no end in sight. Pharmacy's Kevin Dalby offers a hopeful perspective.

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