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  1. Judge John V. Singleton, Jr. 1918-2015Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Family Badge

    ... own charity or to the Judge John V. Singleton Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Law at The University of Texas at Austin, 1-800-687-4602. Published in Houston Chronicle on Mar. 29, 2015 - See more here Judge John V. Singleton, Jr. 1918-2015 ...

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  2. Drownings along Rio Grande spike after enforcement surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... not like slow dying in the desert or in the prairies of South Texas,' said Nestor Rodriguez, a University of Texas at Austin sociology professor who published a study that found drowning was the most common cause of migrant deaths. 'A drowning ...

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  3. Minnesota native chosen president of Norway's largest universityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... at the university in TromsA , Norway. He earned his doctorate in general linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin. He received his undergraduate degree in philosophy from Augsburg College in 1984. He and his wife and a fellow Augsburg grad, ...

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  4. Bemidji native chosen president of Norway's largest universityRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... at the university in Troms, Norway. He earned his doctorate in general linguistics at the University of Texas at Austin. He received his undergraduate degree in philosophy from Augsburg College in 1984. He and his wife and a fellow Augsburg grad, ...

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  5. Steven Weinberg Tackles The History Of ScienceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I write about science, technology and how they affect the planet's hairless primates. In particular, how they affect the philosophies of said primates.

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  6. More informationRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

    ... printed prosthetic limbs for children of war-torn Sudan. Dr. Joseph Beaman, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, is the pioneer of selective laser sintering (SLS), one of the earliest forms of 3D printing. Together, the pair brings ...

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  7. Janice Owen Miller's legacy lives in philanthropyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... After graduating from Malakoff High School, Janice completed a bachelor's degree at The University of Texas at Austin. Janice married Edwin A. "Blue" Miller and they spent their career in Athens operating a business. Following Blue's death in 1973, ...

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  8. State Sen. Alberta Darling's recovery district idea is designed to failRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... review of their presentations by Elizabeth DeBray (University of Georgia) and Huriya Jabbar (University of Texas at Austin) found little credible support for their claims of academic successes. This is not surprising, since the research nationally ...

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  9. New class ushered into LSU's Hall of DistinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Founder, owner and CEO of The Newton Group, Newton Thomas, and U.S. Olympian Lolo Jones highlight the roster of distinguished alumni named to the 2015 class. Other inductees are Patrick Mulhearn, Executive Director of Celtic Studios; J. Tinsley Oden, Vice President of research at UT Austin; David Suarez, President of the Atlantic Company of America; and "Herb" Vincent Jr., the Associate Commissioner of Communications at the SEC.

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  10. 'Home' number one at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    After a three-week stint, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and the other aging residents of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel have finally checked out of the U.K. box office's presidential suite. The all-star British comedy, whose U.K. earnings are now j... Having opened in theaters on March 27, DreamWorks Animation's movie " Home " is currently number one at the box office , according to Mojo Box Office on March 28 .

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  11. UT Tyler Graduate Biology Student Receives Top Honor from American Fisheries Society ChapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gilmer Mirror

    Daniel Symonds of Rochester, N.Y., a biology graduate student at The University of Texas at Tyler, received top honors at the 2015 Texas Chapter of the American Fisheries Society's annual meeting. Symonds received the "Best Student Oral Presentation Award" for his presentation titled, "The Effect of Electroshocking on Unionid Mussel Larval Release."

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  12. EoT: Cruz'n for a Bruisin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Welcome to Reporting Texas, a digital media initiative from the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin. Reporting Texas accepts submissions from undergraduate and graduate students throughout the university, promoting engagement ...

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  13. Editorial: Fracking rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Houston Chronicle

    ... down further exploration. As Michael Webber , deputy director of the Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin , wrote in the Chronicle last week, the oil and gas industry hasn't done itself many favors when confronting even the most ...

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  14. Rothko Chapel announces new executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... of the ChapelA's development.A'" Leslie received his bachelorA's degree in history from the University of Texas at Austin before attending Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, where he earned his master's of divinity. In 1988, he served as ...

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  15. FBISD names Dr. Dawn Carlson as the new Director of the Department of Student AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fort Bend Star

    ... Carlson received a Doctorate of Philosophy and a Master of Educational Administration from The University of Texas at Austin. She also received a Master of Education in Special Education from Texas Tech University and her Bachelor of Science in ...

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  16. TribWeek: In Case You Missed ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Texas Tribune

    ... has confirmed it. Here's full video of our 3/26 conversation with Clay Johnston, dean of the University of Texas at Austin's Dell Medical School. Take a look back at Blood Lessons, a Texas Tribune/ Houston Chronicle investigation into whether the ...

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  17. First Choice or Not, Fenves Isn't Seen as Consolation PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Texas Tribune

    University of Texas President Bill Powers speaks to Provost Gregory Fenves during a board of regents meeting on July 10th, 2014 Whatever Gregory Fenves' academic accomplishments are - and there are many - a bit of luck played a key role in his ascension to the presidency of the University of Texas at Austin. Just a few weeks ago, two other candidates appeared to be in line ahead of Fenves, 58, to replace Bill Powers atop the flagship institution.

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  18. University of Oklahoma unveils racist chant probe findingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Chronicle

    ... rarely get in the same type of trouble that this fraternity did. For example, officials at the University of Texas at Austin opted not to sanction Phi Gamma Delta after the fraternity staged what attendees complained was a "border patrol" party . ...

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  19. Eigen-disfigurement model for simulating plausible facial...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | BioMed Central

    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2501 Speedway, Stop C0803, Austin 78712, TX, USA Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 107 W Dean Keeton St, Stop C0800, Austin 78712, TX, USA Background Patients with facial cancers can experience disfigurement as they may undergo considerable appearance changes from their illness and its treatment. Individuals with difficulties adjusting to facial cancer are concerned about how others perceive and evaluate their appearance.

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  20. Fenves Named Finalist for UT-Austin PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Texas Tribune

    University of Texas President Bill Powers speaks to Provost Gregory Fenves during a board of regents meeting on July 10th, 2014 The University of Texas System Board of Regents on Friday named University of Texas at Austin provost Gregory Fenves the sole finalist for the flagship's presidency. After meeting in executive session Friday morning, the regents reconvened in open session and voted 5-3 to name Fenves the finalist.

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