The LBJ School celebrates 50 years of impact in 2020

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday Feb 25
12:15 pm
Bass Lecture Hall, The LBJ School

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, the Clements Center for National Security will host James Mann, European and Eurasian Studies Program Scholar-in-Residence, for a talk on his upcoming book "The Great Rift: Dick Cheney, Colin Powell, and the Broken Friendship That Defined an Era" at The University of Texas at Austin.

Wednesday Feb 26
12:15 pm
Bass Lecture Hall

On Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, the Strauss Center and Clements Center welcome Dr. Julie Schafer for a discussion on governmental responses to pandemics. The emergence of the virus causing the COVID-19 epidemic in China (2019 novel coronavirus), with cases around the world, is the latest example of the significant human cost and destabilizing economic and social effects of infectious disease outbreaks.

Wednesday Feb 26
5:30 pm
SRH 3, LBJ School, First Floor Lobby

On Feb. 26, the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy will host Dr. Sherrilyn Ifill, one of the nation’s leading scholars on civil rights law and litigation, as the second keynote presenter in the William C. Powers, Jr. Speaker Series.

Thursday Feb 27
12:00 pm
LBJ School of Public Affairs - First Floor Lobby

We invite you to participate in our 2020 Spring Internship and Career Fair on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, Noon–2 p.m. at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin. This will be a great opportunity to meet the amazing group of LBJ students from our Master of Public Affairs (MPAff) and Master of Global Policy Studies (MGPS) programs.