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  1. Relationship, educational and economic factors contribute to family successRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... according to the study's author, Shannon Cavanagh, an associate professor of sociology at the University of Texas at Austin. "I think the takeaway from the report is that children's household composition looks very different depending on parents' ...

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  2. 'Girl Day' addresses lack of women in STEM fieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | USA Today

    Faith Carter, a sophomore at the University of Texas at Austin, is pursuing a degree in petroleum engineering. She's part of the minority of women who want to enter into the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.

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  3. Leading actors give powerful challenge in movie 'Do You Believe?'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    A clergyman's re-energized faith and commitment has a far-reaching impact on a physician, a paramedic, a homeless woman and others. Sean Astin , notably known as lovable hobbit Sam Gangee in "The Hobbit," and other legendary actors challenge audiences on many levels in the movie.

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  4. Philadelphia Eagles linebacker to escort teen fan to promRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WKRN

    ... to prom and how can I make this an extremely special event for her?'" Acho traveled from the University of Texas at Austin, where he said he attends graduate school in the off-season. "He didn't know what to say at first because I was crying, but he ...

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  5. Lawyers: Detained immigrant families in Texas offered bondsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... are prohibitively high and seem to be across the board," said Denise Gilman, director of the University of Texas at Austin School of Law's Immigration Clinic, a co-counsel in the lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union. "Many of the ...

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  6. Keba, Schofield and Segno win 2015 Acrl is Innovation AwardRead the original story

    Friday | PressReleasePoint

    ... whenever a patron needs guidance. Keba holds a master's degree in Information Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. Segno holds a master's degree in Library and Information Science from the University of South Florida and a master's degree ...

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  7. Philadelphia Eagles fan starts Twitter campaign to have Emmanuel Acho take her to promRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... special event for her?'' Acho said. So last Friday, 24-year-old Acho traveled from the University of Texas at Austin - where attends graduate school when he's not playing for the Eagles - to Woodgrove High School in Purcellville, Virginia, where ...

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  8. How to Fix the Sunday BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TIME.com

    ... day," says Erika A. Patall, Ph.D., an assistant professor of educational psychology at the University of Texas at Austin. Slot time for homework on Saturday, with a little extra on Sunday morning. (Hash it out with your children beforehand so you ...

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  9. 6 Ways a TV Binge Affects Your Body, and How to Fight Each OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Health.com

    ... very least, you should take a stand and stretch break between each episode. A recent study by University of Texas at Austin researchers found that binge-watching is linked with feelings of depression and loneliness . People often try to lose ...

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  10. Carol ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Herald Gazette

    ... traveled from Texas to Maine in a painted school bus. She would return to Texas to attend the University of Texas at Austin, from which she graduated in 1976 with a degree in psychology and social work. The same year, she was accepted into a ...

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  11. UT/TT Poll: Voters on Vaccinations and VouchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MyHighPlains.com

    Texas voters overwhelmingly favor government-required vaccinations for children, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. And they rank vouchers lowest among a set of options for improving public education.

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  12. The Best Time Of Day For Administering MedicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    It's not uncommon for dementia and Alzheimer's patients to take a variety of prescriptions for their conditions on top of the common drugs that are used for other senior-related illnesses, such as osteoporosis or high blood pressure. Yet, despite the importance of this daily ritual, the only advice you will likely get from the label is to administer these pills once a day.

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  13. Philadelphia Eagles linebacker challenges teen to 10K retweets for prom dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ABC 27

    ... and how can I make this an extremely special event for her?'" The NFL player traveled from the University of Texas at Austin, where he said he attends graduate school in the off-season. "I saw him and at first it didn't register all the way," Hannah ...

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  14. La Jolla Playhouse Rounds Out 2015-16 Season with Guards at the TajRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Grace Award and the TCG New Generations Grant, Castaeda holds an M.F.A. in Directing from the University of Texas at Austin.

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  15. Energy, immigration collide at Texas-Mexico business conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    Texas leaders' demands that the Obama administration pay to secure the Texas-Mexico border nearly derailed the message of a two-day conference in Austin to share best practices in the energy and technology sector. Mexico's new president Pena Nieto is pushing a progressive multisector business reform agenda , including passage of legislation that will bring private investment to the country's energy sector for the first time.

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  16. Top of the hour: UT regents grilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chron

    The University of Texas Board of Regents includes nine members who serve six-year staggered terms and one student member. Gov. Greg Abbott 's three appointments to the University of Texas Board of Regents faced tough questioning Thursday during a more than five-hour meeting of the state Senate Nominations Committee that ended without a vote.

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  17. Dream Act supporters on the capitol stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Texas Tribune

    Voters are evenly split on whether the state should offer in-state tuition rates for undocumented immigrants, but that outer parity covers some pronounced polarization on the issue, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll. Overall, it looks like the electorate is deadlocked on that policy, with 42 percent saying those students should continue to The partisan differences, however, are striking: 67 percent of Democrats think the students should pay in-state rates; 75 percent of Tea Party Republicans think they should pay out-of-state rates; and non-Tea Party Republicans fall in between, with 51 percent saying the students should pay out-of-state rates and 35 percent saying in-state tuition should apply.

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  18. Why Being A Mentor Is Worth The EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fast Company

    ... collect your next paycheck. Art Markman, PhD is a professor of Psychology and Marketing at the University of Texas at Austin and Founding Director of the Program in the Human Dimensions of Organizations.

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  19. Think You Know Alice In Wonderland? This Exhibition Reveals Her Dalliances With Dali And NabokovRead the original story

    Friday | Forbes.com

    ... Zalshupin. (Berlin: Gamaiun,1923). Image courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center, the University of Texas at Austin. In Nabokov's opinion, Alice had to be called Anya in order for Russian readers to relate to her as British readers responded to Alice , ...

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  20. University establishes master's program for space entrepreneurshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Texan

    The program will be a part of the larger Masters of Science in Technology Commercialization program, which began in 1996, according to program director Gary Cadenhead. The space entrepreneurship degree, first announced earlier this semester, will be tailored directly to students who want to learn about combining space exploration and business management.

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