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News April 11, 2013

LBJ School Partners with Texas Tribune on Health Care Symposium

The Texas Tribune is partnering with The University of Texas at Austin’s LBJ School of Public Affairs for the next installment of Texas Tribune Festival ’s “On The Road” series, titled “Health Care.” The daylong symposium will cover major issues in health care policy in Texas and will include discussions about the Affordable Care Act, women’s health, cost containment and the impact of technological innovation on medicine. The event will take place April 25 at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. In addition to several LBJ School alumni who will be speaking on panels, LBJ School Professor David Warner, a health care policy expert, will be moderating a panel on cost containment.

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News March 19, 2013

Condoleezza Rice Speaks About Leadership, Iraq War, Education During Dual Appearances at LBJ School

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice spoke twice at the LBJ School of Public Affairs on March 18 on a variety of topics ranging from the anniversary of the start of the Iraq war, to leadership, education, health care and international development.

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Media Mention March 14, 2013
News March 13, 2013

LBJ School Workshop on “Reinventing Diplomacy,” May 10-11, 2013

The LBJ School of Public Affairs will host a workshop on "Reinventing Diplomacy" May 10-11. The purpose of the workshop will be to commission a set of clear and focused case studies of instances of successful international diplomacy.

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News March 11, 2013

'Secession Redux: Lessons for the EU' Conference to Focus on Emerging Secessionist Movements, March 1

LBJ School Associate Professor Alan Kuperman will lead a conference on the emergence of secessionist movements in the European Union on March 1. 'Secession Redux: Lessons for the EU" will focus on assessing the lessons learned from recent US and EU policy regarding unilateral secession in two

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Media Mention February 28, 2013
Media Mention February 19, 2013
News February 15, 2013

Bob Campbell (MPAff ’73) to Receive 2012 Distinguished Public Service Award

Alumnus Robert N. Campbell, III (MPAff '73) awarded the Lyndon Johnson School of Public Affairs Alumni Association's Distinguished Public Service Award.

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Media Mention February 15, 2013
News February 14, 2013

Gallery to Showcase Barbara Jordan’s Life Feb 18-22 in the Texas State Capitol Rotunda

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 14, 2013 -- In commemoration of Barbara Jordan Freedom Week, a gallery showcasing Barbara Jordan’s life will be on display in the rotunda of the Texas State Capitol Building. The week of Feb. 20-26 was established as Barbara Jordan Freedom Week by the 2011 Texas Senate.

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