Suicide has long been the leading cause of death in jails around the country.
Stacey Abrams (MPAff '98) and Rudy Metayer (EMPL '16) to receive LBJ School outstanding alumni honors
Former Democratic nominee for Georgia governor Stacey Abrams and Plugerville city councilmember and community advocate Rudy Metayer will be honored as outstanding alumni of the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin on Sept. 20.Read more
At the invitation of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI), LBJ DC Concentration students were able to attend the CHCI 2019 Leadership Conference Sept. 10-11. The conference brings together "key partners and thought leaders& from a wide range of sectors and industries to examine critical issues affecting the Latino community and our nation." Four students reflect on their experience at the conference.Read more
Public policy is a call to service that requires commitment, compassion, creativity, courage and a passion to help shape the world and make it better. The LBJ School, a top 10 public policy school, has a unique combination of spirit, purpose and will that will give you opportunities and show you how to make a difference.Read more