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Earworm, virtual reality projects win top prizes at 2021 Texas Research Showdown

Earworm, virtual reality projects win top prizes at 2021 Texas Research Showdown

April 4, 2021

Research projects studying earworms and using virtual reality for patients with Lou Gehrig’s disease, also called ALS, took the top prizes at a recent UT undergraduate research competition.   Neuroscience...

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First virtual Explore UT event draws attendees from around world

March 8, 2021

UT hosted its annual program for prospective students, Explore UT, virtually for the first time on Friday and Saturday. The event drew attendees from 15 countries and 10 states, according to University...

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UT-Austin launches online data sciences master program

March 4, 2021

Editor's Note: This story first appeared in The Daily Texan's February 26 print edition. UT’s Department of Statistics and Data Science started the first semester of a virtual master’s...

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UT System Student Affairs releases results of $6 million mental health endowment

March 4, 2021

The UT System Office of Academic Affairs reported on the progress of a three-year, $6 million endowment for mental health programs during the UT System Board of Regents meeting last Thursday. The endowment,...