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UT Veterans react to new policies allowing women in combat

January 28, 2013

Some UT students say the recent decision to allow women to serve in ground combat roles is a step toward equality, while others say it will not work. Leon Panetta, U.S. Secretary of Defense, announced...

Longhorns travel to D.C. to cover inauguration

January 22, 2013

Two UT graduate students were on assignment in Washington, D.C., Monday as President Barack Obama was sworn in for his second term. Graduate students David Barer and Efrin Salinas joined senior lecturer...


UT hosts seminar for 83rd Texas Legislature interns

January 22, 2013

For 140 days every other year, many juggle the demands of being a student in class and an intern at the State Capitol. For the students interning at the 83rd Texas Legislature, the Texas Politics Project...