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U.S. Professor Becomes First Woman To Be Awarded Math's Top Prize
Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin, made history on Tuesday.
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Watch Fans Cheer Andrew Jones In First Game Since Leukemia Diagnosis
The Texas Longhorns star hadn't played since January and is scheduled for more treatment.
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Here’s Why Texas Voter Turnout Was So Low, And Why It’s Surging Now
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‘We’ve never seen this level of engagement this early in the early voting period.’
Report: 2 Baylor Football Players Investigated After Sexual Assault Accusations
The school has been hit with sexual assault scandals in the past.
White Supremacists Are Targeting College Students 'Like Never Before'
A new report from the Anti-Defamation League found a 258 percent increase in white supremacist propaganda on college campuses between 2016 and 2017.
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Apparently, Little Kids Think Birthday Parties Cause Aging
World's cutest study.
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Even Our Definition Of 'Mass Shooting' Is Inadequate
Mike the Gun Guy
The headlines today are about a mass shooting, this time in Texas, the state where “mass” shootings first began when Charles
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After Medical Errors, Patients Want Doctors To Hear Them Out
By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters
"The importance of individualized engagement and empathy is really the take-home lesson."
Medics On Football Sidelines Must Have The Fortitude To Throw In The Towel For Players
Dr. Sudip Bose, MD
●Emergency Physician ●Professor ●Entrepreneur ●Public Speaker ...
These professionals may be the last line of defense protecting players from longterm head injury.
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Conservative Texans Love To Fight The Feds Until They Need Them
People have to “realize how much the federal government actually provides to the state.”
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News Roundup for August 21, 2017
Outspeak™ is the opinion outlet for digital storytellers every...
In honor of the shitshow that is 2017, the sky will go dark today. 1. The University of Texas moved confederate statues off
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University of Texas Removes Confederate Statues From Its Main Campus
The monuments "have become symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism,” the university's president said.
In Texas, Your Child's Sleep Depends On Your School District
Terra Ziporyn, PhD
Executive Director and Co-Founder, Start School Later, Inc.; m...
Do you know what time your bell tolls?
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Why 800,000 American Lives Are At Risk
Immigrant Rights Advocate and Author, "My (Underground) Americ...
Our lives are in the balance as long as DACA is under attack.
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Affirmative Action Allegations, Trump's Newest Diversion Tactic, Are Fake News
James P. Bradley Chair in Constitutional Law, Loyola Law Schoo...
A lot of what Americans think they know about affirmative action in college admissions is inaccurate.
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4 Key Points That Debunk Misconceptions Around Affirmative Action
Affirmative action still matters.
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States Should Require Schools To Teach Media Literacy To Combat Fake News
Journalist, Professor, Lawyer, Author of Skewed: A Critical Th...
In this era of fake news, conspiracy theories, hoaxes, alternative facts, covfefe, and biased advocacy journalism outlets
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How Alcohol Messes With Your Sleep -- And What You Can Do About It
By Abigail Cuffey, On Assignment For HuffPost
Five ways to protect your sleep from that last glass of wine before bed.
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