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“Slavery By Another Name” documentary is a powerful look at a horrifying, little-known era in American historyChannel Guide MagazineThe conventional wisdom regarding African-American slavery in the United States — that we all learned in school at some point, probably at a very young age – is that Abraham Lincoln, through victory in the Civil War and through the...
Nation NowDonations to U.S. colleges and universities rose 8.2% last year as the institutions of higher education improved their financial condition after some tough economic years, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Council for Aid to Education....
Culture MonsterThe Getty Research Institute has received a $230,000 National Endowment for the Humanities grant to help it organize a huge archive on modern and contemporary art that it acquired last summer. The NEH announced $17 million in grants, including $1.4...
Jacket CopyA look at T.C. Boyle's papers that were in his basement but worth big money to the Ransom Center at the University of Texas....
Texas Tribune The accreditation of one of the state's medical schools is in jeopardy, according to a memo from Francisco González-Scarano, dean of the University of Texas School of Medicine in San Antonio, sent to faculty and staff today. According...
The Navy SEALS who died aboard a downed helicopter in Afghanistan came to the special forces from far-flung corners of the country, some motivated by the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. They were intensely patriotic and talented young men with a love of...
Texas Tribune Texas children are fat — and getting fatter. It is something state policy makers have known and have struggled to address for years. In the last decade, the Legislature has passed laws that set nutritional standards for school...
John R. Hubbard, a historian and former U.S. ambassador to India who was president of USC in the 1970s, died Sunday at his Rancho Mirage home after a long illness, the university announced. The broad-shouldered and outspoken Texas native, widely known...
Tags: History, Arts and Culture, India, Education, Saudi Arabia
On September 11, Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas, 38, was returning from her grandmother’s funeral in New Jersey to her home in San Rafael, California. Raised in Houston, Texas, the University of Texas graduate had fifteen years of marketing and sales...
Tags: New Jersey, Marketing, Human Interest, Houston
firstname.lastname@example.orgIt's move-in day at the University of Texas Arlington and thousands of students starting their future careers. "I was nervous at first but it has been like really awesome here so I love it", said Freshman Haley Venable. "This first week has gone by...
Calories in, calories out—in theory, losing weight should be that simple. But we're going to venture a guess that the reason two-thirds of Americans are classified as overweight or obese isn't because they can't do basic math. Age, genetics,...
The following are updates on area athletes at the collegiate level. Tammy Panich (Glendale Community College, 2011) junior, Texas A&M International University women's golf: Panich, a Glendale High graduate, is flourishing at the Division II level....
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