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  1. When depression strikes, all sounds made equalRead the original story

    34 min ago | Newkerala.com

    As per a new research, individuals with elevated depressive symptoms have difficulty perceiving all categories of speech, rather than displaying a selective bias towards sad speech. University of Texas at Austin's Zilong Xie said that a lot of research has suggested that these people with elevated depression symptoms have a bias towards negative perception of information in this kind of environment.

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  2. Commencement Speaker Honors GraduatesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... largest philanthropic organization in the United States. Walker earned three degrees from The University of Texas at Austin: a bachelor of arts in government, a bachelor of science in speech communication and a doctorate in jurisprudence from the ...

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  3. LSPA names new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    ... in nonprofit management. She also holds a certificate in nonprofit management from the University of Texas at Austin. She is a dance instructor at Lafayette Dance Academy and previously worked at Southern Living magazine, the Greater Austin Chamber ...

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  4. Arnold joins Diversified Lenders as VP for business developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    For the past 12 years, Arnold served as an executive vice president at Lubbock National Bank and previously worked at Covenant Health System as a vice president and Texas Tech as the associate vice chancellor for Institutional Advancement. He holds a bachelor's degree in business admfnistation from the University of Texas at Austin and a master's degree from Texas Tech.

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  5. Ben Afflecka s ancestor, a slave owner, revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... not letting them sit around,” said Jacqueline Jones, history department chair at the University of Texas at Austin and author of the book “Saving Savannah: The City and the Civil War.” “If he's going to feed and clothe ...

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  6. UT commencement canceled due to inclement weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

    Due to warnings of inclement weather Saturday, the University of Texas at Austin canceled the 8 p.m. commencement ceremony. UT commencement canceled due to inclement weather Due to warnings of inclement weather Saturday, the University of Texas at Austin canceled the 8 p.m. commencement ceremony.

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  7. UT Campus-wide Commencement CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    The UT Tower glowed orange in honor of the 2015 graduates, under rainy skies that led to the campus-wide commencement ceremony's cancellation The University of Texas at Austin has cancelled the outdoor commencement ceremony planned for 8:00 P.M. Saturday due to inclement weather. UT said just before 5:00 P.M. that lightning had impeded the set-up for the outdoor event and that the threat of continuing inclement weather led to the university "regretfully" to cancel the ceremony.

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  8. Superintendent's column: 14 minutes ago As I travel across our "612...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... tuition and books to the college or university of her choice. Erica has chosen to attend the University of Texas at Austin. This prestigious scholarship is offered to very few students across the United States that have chosen to serve their country ...

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  9. 'Noble,' movie picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Examiner.com

    On May 6, Mojo Box Office reveals that many good worthwhile, redemptive, and/or family movies continue doing well at the box office even after many weeks and months out and are still avilable in theaters. Here is the lineup with links to specific reviews: 1. "Avengers: Age of Ultron," 4. "Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2," 7. "Home" , 11. "Cinderella" , 12. "Monkey Kingdom," 13. "Little Boy," 22. "Spongebob Movie: Sponge out of Water," 23. "Beyond the Mask," 24. "Do You Believe," 28. "Paddington" , and more.

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  10. yeastRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    Biologists at the University of Texas at Austin have developed a new type of yeast that is part fungus and part human, demonstrating that two types of lifeforms separated by over a billion years of evolution still have hundreds of genes in common. According to Discovery News , those genes are remnants of the last common ancestor between people and fungi - DNA which is virtually unchanged and remained surprising stable during the course of evolution.

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  11. Texas Legislature Poised to Allow Open Carry of HandgunsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... The proposal has evoked particular resistance from administrators and students at the University of Texas at Austin, a school still haunted by a 1966 massacre committed by 25-year-old Charles Whitman, who perched atop a campus tower with a gun and ...

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  12. Frustration with Latin America's left on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... poor is ending. "It's not easy to govern in Latin America right now," said Raul L. Madrid, a University of Texas at Austin professor and co-editor of a 2010 book on leftist governments in the region. "Many of these governments rode frustration with ...

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  13. Best Tip for Selling Monitored Home Security?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Security Sales & Integration

    ... University of Michigan, spent a year abroad at Cambridge University, earned an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin, and has never taken a journalism class in her life. She's a washed-up Ultimate Frisbee player currently residing in Carlsbad, ...

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  14. People with elevated depression 'poorer at hearing all types of emotional speech'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    ... of information in this kind of environment," explains Zilong Xie, a graduate student at the University of Texas at Austin. Depression is known to lead people to become more withdrawn and feel socially isolated from others. The illness can cause ...

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  15. Internet of Things and @Docker By @FutureChips | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps #IoT]Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    ... optimization solutions using DevOps-based approaches. Mr. Suleman earned his PhD at the University of Texas at Austin, where he also currently teaches computer systems design and architecture. His current interests are in optimizing DevOps and ...

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  16. Yeast strain that is part-fungus and part-HUMAN createdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... how certain mutations affect a person's health. Edward Marcotte and his colleagues at the University of Texas at Austin created hundreds of strains of humanized yeast by inserting into each a single human gene and turning off the corresponding yeast ...

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  17. 6 Quotes That Prove Archbishop Oscar Romero Was The Kind Of Human We All Hope To BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    ... his country's government and military. But Virginia Garrard-Burnett, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin who studies religious movements in Central America, says he rose through the Catholic Church's ranks precisely because he kept out ...

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  18. TISD board member Dunbar resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KYTX-TV News

    ... degree from Texas A&M University at Commerce and has completed doctoral coursework through The University of Texas at Austin. Jones has a bachelor's degree from Louisiana Tech University, a master's degree from UT Austin and has completed doctoral ...

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  19. 110-Year-Old Man: Beer a Day Is My Secret to LongevityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | News Max

    A 110-year-old man is crediting his longevity to drinking a beer a day. Mark Behrends turned 110 on May 16, making him Nebraska's oldest person alive and perhaps the oldest man in the United States, Omaha.com reported.

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  20. Pioneer High's Nora Monie best in stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Progress Times

    ... the discus 141 feet 8 inches at the UIL State Track and Field Championship Meet held at the University of Texas at Austin last week. "Nora is one of those athletes that coaches dream of having," Sharyland ISD Athletic Director Richard Thompson said. ...

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