Monthly Archives: October 2009

Congratulations to this year’s Powers Fellows!

Renewable energy. Politics. Indigenous languages. Cardiovascular health. See a pattern? The Graduate School does. This year, four graduate students from very different fields of study became connected when they were selected as the first recipients of the William C. Powers

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Where do you study?

There are 15 libraries on the University of Texas campus, tables sitting in the sunshine outside of the Texas Union and a Starbucks on 24th Street. There’s a Reading Center at McCombs, numerous study tables downstairs in the Communication building

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Founder of Building Tomorrow to speak at UT

If you’ve ever been interested in the non-profit sector or just want to get a little inspired, an exciting opportunity is coming up next Thursday, October 29. A Q & A session with George Srour, founder of the nationally-recognized Building

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This is Your Brain Online

As graduate students know all too well, much of the information we absorb on a daily basis comes to us through some sort of electronic medium. Whether reading a newspaper article on our laptops or perusing restaurant reviews on our

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Next Paisano Fellow shares tall tales, not-so-tall tales and “Birdisms”

Sarah Bird’s favorite description of herself as an author came from a high school student who was forced to attend a literary reading by her English teacher. She says, “Sarah Bird was tall and thin and wore these cute reading

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ACL follow-up with Kristine Gloria

Kristine Gloria, a graduate student in Media Studies, attended ACL this past weekend. We talked with her about her Festival experience, including how she dealt with all that mud… Q: First of all, you are a graduate student in Media

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It’s that time of year again. Put on your dancin’ shoes and get ready… the Austin City Limits Music Festival is back. One of our city’s biggest and most-anticipated yearly events, ACL will be rocking Zilker Park this weekend (October

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