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Feature May 20, 2020

The Graduating Class of 2020: Nathan Oey Bumagny (MGPS)

"As an immigrant, I feel really privileged to earn a master's degree from a school like LBJ," said Nathan Bumagny. "Thank you mom and dad for everything you've done for me!"

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LBJ student Nathan Oey Bumagny (MGPS '20)
Feature May 18, 2020

The Graduating Class of 2020: Mohamed Abufalgha chosen as class speaker

"I had the privilege of learning from some of the most experienced, smartest professors around... yet, despite their experience, knowledge and fame they were all very humble, generous and kind to me," said MGPS student Mohamed Abufalgha, who was chosen as the 2020 class speaker. "I learned a lot just from observing the way they act, let alone what they taught in class."

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LBJ MGPS graduate Mohamed Abufalgha, the 2020 class speaker
News May 15, 2020

Colin Crowell, former VP of global public policy and philanthropy at Twitter, to deliver 2020 LBJ School commencement address

Colin Crowell, Twitter's former vice president of global public policy & philanthropy, will deliver the commencement address to the 2020 graduating class of the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin during the school's virtual commencement ceremony on May 23, 2020.

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Colin Crowell, former VP of global public policy and philanthropy at Twitter: "I look forward to virtually celebrating the graduates of 2020."
Media Mention May 1, 2020

New campaign school aims to get more Texas women to run for office

Women are nearly half of the workforce in the U.S. and are shouldering much of the frontline work during the coronavirus pandemic, according to an analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data from The Associated Press. But they're not always calling the shots because, when it comes to politics, they're still underrepresented compared with men. That's why the new LBJ Women's Campaign School at the University of Texas at Austin aims to get more women to run for office or to run political campaigns.

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Media Mention April 1, 2020

LBJ School launching virtual series

LBJ School Dean Angela Evans talks about LBJ In the Arena, to explore public policy's critical role in dealing with COVID-19.

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Feature March 31, 2020

LBJ Dean Angela Evans welcomes students back

On Monday, March 30, LBJ School Dean Angela Evans sent this message to students as they returned to resume the Spring 2020 semester after an extended Spring Break due to the COVID-19 emergency.

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News March 20, 2020

LBJ Forums 'Genius for Good,' 'Humanity: It's Time' postponed until Fall 2020

The LBJ School of Public Affairs is postponing its LBJ 50th Anniversary Forums, "Genius for Good," previously scheduled for March 11, and "Humanity: It's Time," previously scheduled for April 30, until Fall 2020.

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LBJ School 50th Anniversary logo
News March 6, 2020

LBJ Forum 'Genius for Good' postponed until September 2020

The LBJ School of Public Affairs is postponing one of its LBJ 50th Anniversary Forums, 'Genius for Good,' previously scheduled for March 11, until mid-September 2020.

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LBJ School 50th Anniversary logo
News March 6, 2020

Second-round application deadline for Fall 2020 entry is March 15

The second application deadline for the 2020–21 academic year at the LBJ School of Public Affairs is March 15. Here's an overview of the LBJ School's programs and application requirements.

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The incoming LBJ School class celebrates the 2019 Gone to Texas
News February 27, 2020

LBJ School launches inaugural bipartisan campaign school for women

The LBJ School of Public Affairs has launched the LBJ Women's Campaign School, a new initiative training mid-career professional women how to run for office or manage a political campaign. This multiday program is scheduled for June 9–13, 2020 at The University of Texas at Austin. It will bring together top political experts from across the nation to lead an immersive training program on topics including media relations, public speaking, fundraising and more.

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LBJ Women's Campaign School logo on top of photos (clockwise): Dr. Victoria DeFrancesco Soto talking with a group of women, Luci Baines Johnson with young women, a group of young women on a panel, women in the U.S. Senate

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