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ELP Graduate Student Creates Online Database for Higher Education Researchers

Feb. 1, 2019

PHEL doctoral student ZW Taylor has created an online database that automatically removes dead or broken links as a tool for researchers.

STEM Center Launches Minority Scholar Series

Feb. 1, 2019

Don't miss the STEM Center's first visiting scholar, ReAnna Roby's presentation "The Afterlife of Black Girls and Women in STEM: Narrative Reimaginings of STEM and Making," part of their Minority STEM Education Series.

Liesl Nydegger Discusses STI Research in Austin Monthly's A to Z Guide to Health

Jan. 2, 2019

Kinesiology and Health Education Assistant Professor Liesl Nydegger discusses her research on African-American and Latina mothers at risk for STIs in Austin.

ELP Student Wins TACHE Higher Education Graduate Fellowship Award

Jan. 29, 2019

Congratulations to Jorge Burmicky on receiving a $2,000 fellowship award from the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education.

Ricardo Ainslie Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from NMCS

Jan. 29, 2019

Educational Psychology Professor Ricardo Ainslie has been selected to receive the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award from NMCS for 25 years of service in Texas and Mexico communities.

Special Education Adjunct Faculty Receives President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award

Congratulations to Adjunct Associate Professor James Patton on receiving the President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award.

Richard Reddick: In Defense of Diversity Statements

Jan. 11, 2019

Associate Professor Richard Reddick defends the inclusion of diversity statements in hiring, promotion, and review materials for university faculty.

Doctoral Student Named a Health Policy Research Scholar

Jan. 18, 2019

Counseling Psychology doctoral student Andrew Arriaga will work to build healthier and more equitable communities as a Health Policy Research Scholar.