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News October 28, 2016

National Security a Focus for Upcoming LBJ School Events

Numerous events throughout the fall and spring semesters will continue our growing focus on national security. These events, hosted by UT’s Clements Center for National Security , the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law and the Intelligence Studies Project , aim to expose

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News October 20, 2016

David Springer Awarded NASPAA’s "Public Service Matters” Spotlight Honor

David Springer, LBJ School professor and Director of the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service, has been awarded the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA) annual “Public Service Matters” Spotlight honor .

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David Springer talks about his award
News October 17, 2016

Irish and Northern Irish women completing at-home medical termination of pregnancy report benefits for health, well-being and autonomy, study finds

AUSTIN, Texas – In a recent study of characteristics and experiences of women in Ireland and Northern Ireland seeking and completing at-home medical termination of pregnancy (TOP) through online telemedicine, the vast majority of women had a positive experience and reported benefits for health,

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News October 12, 2016

The LBJ School’s Robert Hutchings Honored with 2016 Texas Humanitarian Award

Ambassador Robert Hutchings, who holds the the Walt and Elspeth Rostow Chair in National Security, is the recipient of the 2016 Texas Humanitarian Award.

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Ambassador Robert Hutchings of the LBJ School of Public Affairs
News September 30, 2016

LBJ Students Form the Heart of Texas Tribune Festival 2016 Social Media Street Team

LBJ students formed the heart of the Texas Tribune Festival’s social media street team, engaging panelists and attendees, as well as generating buzz through digital networks, producing more than 400 tweets over the course of the weekend.

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News September 30, 2016

LBJ Washington Center Celebrates Grand Opening

On September 20, the LBJ Washington Center celebrated its grand opening in the nation’s capital with a gathering of LBJ alumni, political dignitaries, members of the media and other invited guests.

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Members of the LBJ and DC communities come together with LBJ's daughters to celebrate the LBJ Washington Center opening
News September 21, 2016

LBJ School professor receives top honor for contributions to public policy and social science

LBJ School Associate Professor Varun Rai has been named the David N. Kershaw Award and Prize , which honors individuals under the age of 40 who have made a distinguished contribution to the field of public policy analysis and management.

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News August 23, 2016

Celebrating the Class of '77: Turning Dreams Into Achievements

For 45 years, we've been producing thinkers and doers with the passion and imagination to attack today's challenges.

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The Class of 1977
News August 4, 2016

LBJ School leader named Top 50 Influencer in nonprofit sector

The LBJ School's David Springer lands a spot on the NonProfit Times' list of top influencers in the nonprofit sector.

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News July 18, 2016

LBJ School graduate shaping Republican Party conversation with platform amendment on same-sex marriage

LBJ School graduate Rachel Hoff, who made history as the first openly gay person to sit on the Republican Platform Committee, presented an amendment to the committee last week that would acknowledge the shifting sentiments towards same-sex marriage within the Republican Party. Hoff, who serves as a

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Rachel Hoff, Image courtesy of CSPAN