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CFP Conflict Conference (Texas)

Call for Papers
4th Annual Conflict Conference
Moody College of Communication
University of Texas, Austin
April 7-9, 2017

TCC is a multidisciplinary annual conference promoting the study of conflict and conflict resolution or management. 154 more words

Conferences

16-46 Segment 2: How our minds perceive the world

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Does working crossword puzzles, Sudoku, and playing other games help prevent Alzheimer’s and dementia? Why does time seem to crawl when we’re young and speed up as we age? 1,735 more words

Viewpoints Podcasts

UT Young Conservatives threaten school with legal action after controversial bake sale

Nearly a week after its affirmative action-themed bake sale sparked outrage over alleged racism, a conservative student group at the University of Texas-Austin (UT) is threatening legal action against the university. 642 more words

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Promoting Healthy Habits

At the end of this post, you’ll find a link to an article in The Guardian, describing how the right approach can influence nutrition choices in young people. 307 more words

Kingwood, Texas, Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Peru

Name: Alexandra Gary

City: Kingwood, Texas

School: University of Texas – Austin

Major: Nursing

Alexandra Gary, 22, of Kingwood, Texas, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and departed for Peru on August 18 to begin training as a community health Volunteer. 562 more words

Africa And Middle East

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The field of social work is a popular choice for students who want to make a difference in other people’s lives. A major in social work prepares you to work in this field by exposing you to the study of mental health, social issues and counseling for individuals and groups. 1,322 more words

Academics

Building named after slavery supporter might be changed by Yale, after all

Yale University President Peter Salovey announced Monday he will appoint a committee to create guidelines for proposals to remove historical names from campus buildings.

The move comes after Salovey said in April that Yale… 488 more words

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