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Alumni Spotlights and Events

Alumni Spotlights and Events

News May 29, 2013

Barack Obama Nominates LBJ Grad for Rank of Ambassador

Daniel Sepulveda (MPAff '96) has been nominated by President Barack Obama as a candidate for the position of Ambassador.

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Media Mention May 23, 2013

Barack Obama Nominates LBJ Grad for Rank of Ambassador

Daniel Sepulveda (MPAff '96) has been nominated by President Barack Obama as a candidate for the position of Ambassador.

Sepulveda is the current Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Communications and Information Policy in the Bureau of Economic, Energy, and Business

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Media Mention May 19, 2013

Anne Dunkelberg (MPAff '88): ‘Texas Solution’ is doable for Affordable Care Act

Because the governor is hesitant to expand Medicaid, the legislature will probably adjourn without taking full advantage of the dollars available to Texas to cover the uninsured through the Affordable Care Act. Fortunately there is more than one way to skin a cat, which in this case means a way

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Media Mention May 1, 2013

Controversial Cancer Grant Could Be Reconsidered (Wayne Roberts, MPAff '77)

An $11 million grant at the center of the controversy surrounding the state’s cancer agency would likely be reconsidered for full funding if the Dallas startup, Peloton Therapeutics, receives a favorable review and is not implicated in the criminal investigation, an agency official said Tuesday

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Media Mention May 1, 2013

Eckhardt (MPAff '98) Announces Candidacy for County Judge

Sarah Eckhardt, a Travis County commissioner since 2007, said Wednesday that she will run for county judge next year.

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Media Mention May 1, 2013

Job Cuts at Seton Part of $350 Million Shift (Jesus Garza, MPAff '77)

The Seton Healthcare Family has told employees that it intends to make a $350 million shift in resources – cutting some services and expanding others – over the next four years because its hospitals are seeing fewer patients and its revenue predictions were off.

Jesús Garza, who

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News April 25, 2013

Nine LBJ School Graduates Published in Edited Volume on Nuclear Terrorism

BY: Justin Sykes

Nine LBJ School graduates have authored chapters in an edited volume titled “

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Media Mention April 25, 2013

Erica Grieder (MPAff '11) on MSNBC's Morning Joe: Lessons America Can Learn from Texas

Author Erica Grieder (MPAff '11) talks about the economy growth and success of Texas and her book, Big, Hot, Cheap, and Right: What America Can Learn From the Strange Genius of Texas.

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Media Mention April 25, 2013

New Brooks Development Authority CEO Looking to Expand Play Book (Leo Gomez, MPAff '89)

Brooks Development Authority has a new leader who believes that the organization has a greater responsibility than simply redeveloping Brooks City-Base.

Leo Gomez, who was named president and CEO of the authority less than two weeks ago, is pursuing a broader strategy for 1,200

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Media Mention April 20, 2013

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