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Dell Medical School accepts first round of students using unprecedented application process

November 24, 2015

Joel Daboub arrived at his new job this spring facing a unique challenge — finding the ideal group of students for a school that had no building, academic records or classes in sight. About half...

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Affordable housing scarce, as under-utilized fund offers limited options

November 12, 2015

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part series of stories examining the affordable housing options available to students looking to live in West Campus. Check out the second part here. Faced...

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Open access offers alternatives to traditional research journals

September 28, 2015

For the UT libraries, which constantly grapple with a small number of powerful, dollar-minded research journal publishers over the cost of texts, solving a minor financial crisis could entail taking a...

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With steady footing, new UT President looks ahead

September 17, 2015

In his first three months as UT president, Gregory Fenves has called for the removal of a statue of confederate leader Jefferson Davis from campus, organized a working group to tackle issues related to...

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Supreme Court likely to decide legal battle over race-conscious admissions at UT

August 24, 2015

A long-winded legal battle over race-conscious admissions between the University and a rejected applicant may soon be decided, legal experts say, providing clarity about the role of affirmative action...