Students from the LBJ School of Public Affairs received recognition for research on aging policy.
Twelve students from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin are the recipients of the 2018 Central Texas American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) James McGrew Research Award, which recognizes outstanding student research in the field of public administration and/or public policy. Students received the award on May 21 during the CenTex ASPA Public Service Awards Banquet.
LBJ professor Jacqueline Angel sits on a SXSW panel on cities as incubators for successful aging.
Since 1989, tens of thousands of people from all over the world have flocked to Austin, Texas for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festivals. SXSW includes a multitrack conference that runs concurrently with interactive, film, music and comedy festivals, bringing visitors together around topics like marketing, design, technology, government, health, the entertainment industry, social impact and so much more.
Below are some of the ways that the LBJ School community, from faculty to students and alumni, are engaged at SXSW 2018.