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Upcoming Events

Monday Feb 4
12:15 pm
to Thursday Feb 28
6:00 pm

The LBJ School presents Black History Month events to foster meaningful engagement with issues of diversity, inclusion and social justice.

Sunday Feb 10
9:00 am
to Friday Feb 22
5:00 pm

Students at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin will pay tribute to the life and legacy of former congresswoman, distinguished public servant and teacher Barbara Jordan during the 22 nd annual Barbara Jordan National Forum (BJNF), Feb. 18–22, 2019. Citizenship and power are central to this year's signature, student-led weeklong program, whose theme, "Extending the Power of the People," is inspired by Jordan's words.

Wednesday Feb 20
12:15 pm
SRH 3.122

On Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, the Strauss Center welcomes Scott Moore, director of the Penn Global China Program at the University of Pennsylvania, for a talk on "Hydropolitics in China: Water Conflict, Development, and Sustainability in a Rising Power." Drawing on Moore's new book, Subnational Hydropolitics , this talk will explore the role that water has played in Chinese politics, its rapid economic growth, and its struggle to make its development sustainable.

Thursday Feb 21
12:15 pm
SRH 3.122

On Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, the Strauss Center and Clements Center welcome Tom Ricks , a military historian and author, to give a lecture: "Was George Washington a Strategic Genius?"