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FeatureDecember 8, 2020

Cultivating Community Resilience Through Nonprofit Connections

Toolkit - Public Health

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NewsDecember 8, 2020

LBJ School policy leaders craft solutions for a resilient future

Twenty-nine LBJ School authors have come together to craft interdisciplinary and resilience-based policy solutions, published in one toolkit called Resiliency in the Age of COVID-19. This toolkit comes as researchers from across The University of Texas at Austin continue to offer first-of-its-kind groundbreaking research and discovery in the fight against COVID and its long-lasting impacts on public health, business and the future of governance.

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Media MentionOctober 15, 2020

Remote learning zooms into focus for education and career advancement

Amid COVID, the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas was able to increase class size by 5 percent, keeping "summer melt" stable at about 9 percent, according to David Springer, director of the RGK Center for Philantropy and Community Service.

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NewsOctober 13, 2020

RGK Director David Springer named interim dean-designate of the LBJ School

The University of Texas at Austin Interim Executive Vice President and Provost Dan Jaffe announced the appointment of RGK Center Director and University Distinguished Professor David Springer of the LBJ School of Public Affairs to serve as the school's interim dean beginning in January 2021.

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NewsMay 30, 2019

Innovation Bound, the annual celebration of LBJ School policy research

Core to the LBJ School's mission is "getting it done" — developing solutions to policy problems through scholarship and public discourse. Every year, faculty and students take on research that melds the theoretical and the practical, exploring the world through hands-on field work and data analysis to address issues critical to the health of American democracy and global society. Innovation Bound celebrates the impact, quality and range of the published works of our distinguished scholars.

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NewsApril 17, 2019

Innovation Bound, the annual celebration of LBJ School policy research: April 23, 2019

Core to the LBJ School's mission is "getting it done" — developing solutions to policy problems through scholarship and public discourse. Every year, faculty and students take on research that melds the theoretical and the practical, exploring the world through hands-on field work and data analysis to address issues critical to the health of American democracy and global society. Innovation Bound celebrates the impact, quality and range of the published works of our distinguished scholars.

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NewsNovember 29, 2018

RGK Center, LBJ School host 47th ARNOVA conference on nonprofit sector role during and after crises

The LBJ School's RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service and Texas host committee convened more than 800 scholars and practitioners on the theme "From Relief to Resilience: How Philanthropy, Nonprofits and Volunteers Bridge the Gap between Crisis and Sustainability" at the Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) 47th annual conference, held in Austin Nov. 15-17.

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NewsApril 18, 2018

Innovation Bound — the annual celebration of LBJ School policy research held April 30, 2018; special student poster session added to day's research tribute

The LBJ School prides itself on contributing viable solutions to society through the public and social dialogue of our world. Throughout each year, both students and faculty undertake timely policy research to stretch intellectual boundaries and tackle the most complex problems of our day. INNOVATION BOUND celebrates the impact, quality and range of the published works of our distinguished faculty and students.

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NewsSeptember 26, 2017

LBJ School appoints David Springer as interim associate dean for academic strategies

David Springer, currently the Director of the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service, a University Distinguished Teaching Professor, and Fellow to the Sid Richardson Chair at the LBJ School of Public Affairs at The University of Texas at Austin has been appointed interim Associate Dean for Academic Strategies for the LBJ School.

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NewsJanuary 19, 2017

INNOVATION BOUND: The annual celebration of LBJ School policy research

In an annual celebration, the LBJ School community will convene on Feb. 8, 2017, to celebrate the published works of our distinguished faculty and impassioned students.

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