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January 24, 2022
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Strengthening Democracies Through Civil Dialogues: MLK Jr. Strength to Love in a Time of Crisis

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, the Office of Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at the LBJ School will host award-winning playwright and scholar Lisa B. Thompson to discuss how MLK's political thought and activism continue to bridge gaps between our moral imagination and civic discourse, especially in this time of political polarization. Panelists will discuss the following questions: How can we utilize MLK's model of leadership to confront racial, political, economic and ideological divisions? In what ways are we able to build consensus around the very ideal of democracy in such precarious times? What happens if we fail to meet this political, moral and policy challenge?Read more

January 25, 2022
12:15PM to 1:30PM

China Unbound: A New World Disorder

On Tuesday, Jan. 25, the Asia Policy Program will host Joanna Chiu, senior journalist at the Toronto Star, to discuss her latest release China Unbound: The New World Disorder. This talk will be moderated by Sheena Greitens, director of the Asia Policy Program and associate professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs.Read more

January 27, 2022
12:30PM to 1:30PM

Information Session — DC Concentration

Join the LBJ School's Office of Student Affairs and Admissions team to talk about the DC Concentration, the application process and the student services we provide. Read more

February 8, 2022
12:15PM to 1:30PM

The United States' Long Struggle with Iran

On Tuesday, Feb. 8, the Clements Center for National Security and Alexander Hamilton Society - UT-Austin Chapter will host Michael Singh, managing director and senior fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, for an event on "The United States’ Long Struggle with Iran."Read more

February 17, 2022
12:30PM to 1:30PM

Student Admissions Chat

Join the LBJ School Student Ambassador team to talk about classes, culture and life as an LBJ student.Read more

February 24, 2022
12:15PM to 1:30PM

Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America's Race to Destroy the Most Dangerous Arsenal in the World

On Thursday, Feb. 24, the Clements Center for National Security and the Strauss Center for International Security and Law will host Joby Warrick, journalist for the Washington Post, for a talk on his latest release, Red Line: The Unraveling of Syria and America's Race to Destroy the Most Dangerous Arsenal in the World.Read more

March 10, 2022
12:30PM to 1:30PM

Information Session

Join the LBJ School's Office of Student Affairs and Admissions team to talk about the application process, the different programs we offer, and the student services we provide.Read more

March 31, 2022
12:30PM to 1:30PM

Student Admissions Chat

Join the LBJ School Student Ambassador team to talk about classes, culture and life as an LBJ student.Read more

April 21, 2022
12:30PM to 1:30PM

Information Session

Join the LBJ School's Office of Student Affairs and Admissions team to talk about the application process, the different programs we offer, and the student services we provide.Read more