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USNWR 2019 Grad School Rankings: LBJ School Ranks #9

The LBJ School of Public Affairs ranks No. 9 in graduate public affairs schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report’s (USNWR) 2019 edition of “Best Graduate Schools.”

News July 1, 2018

Policy on Purpose: Soledad O'Brien on Today's Media Environment

Award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien talks journalism and public policy with Dean Angela Evans. From current-day tensions to the media’s influence to bridging real-life voices with policy, Soledad O’Brien talks candidly about the role of media and public policy today. "There was a time when you

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News June 22, 2018

LBJ School students honored for outstanding research

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

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LBJ students receive James McGrew Research Award
Media Mention July 2, 2018

Warming World

LBJ Professor Joshua Busby explains why climate change matters more than anything else.

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Josh Busby, author of article

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Media Mention July 4, 2018
America’s nonviolent civil rights movement was considered uncivil by critics at the time

As we celebrate July 4, it’s worth remembering that freedoms now taken for granted have come at a high cost that pales in comparison to the rhetorical wars being waged by partisans in our increasingly divided and divisive political culture, says LBJ Professor Peniel Joseph. 

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Media Mention July 3, 2018
Expert: 'No Surprise' North Korea is still investing in weapons programs

“The Trump administration has been giving us some happy talk about progress with North Korea but the evidence seems to show that it’s going in a different direction," says LBJ Professor William Inboden. 

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Media Mention July 3, 2018
Our Founders envisioned a robust asylum and refugee process

LBJ Professor Ruth Wasem writes a powerful piece on immigration policy, masterfully presenting public opinions, the impact of misguided policies and a lawful path forward. 

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News July 11, 2018
New Research Provides Insight into Why U.S. Residents Seek Abortion Medication Online

Research from the LBJ School of Public Affairs reveals four key themes about the motivations and experiences of people seeking medication abortion online.

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News July 1, 2018
Policy on Purpose: Soledad O'Brien on Today's Media Environment

Award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien talks journalism and public policy with Dean Angela Evans. From current-day tensions to the media’s influence to bridging real-life voices with policy, Soledad O’Brien talks candidly about the role of media and public policy today. 

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News June 22, 2018
LBJ School students honored for outstanding research

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.

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