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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Supreme Court set to close out current term with 3 big casesof Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rulesU. of Texas admission
Supreme Court set to close out current term with 3 big cases
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 48 minutes ago
of Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rulesU. of Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rules The University of Texas admissions program that takes account of race has survived another round at the Supreme Court. In a... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary’s Brett Hogan's confidence boosted by Alberta Open victoryLanding, becoming just the second amateur in the past decade to win Alberta Gol
Calgary’s Brett Hogan's confidence boosted by Alberta Open victory
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
Landing, becoming just the second amateur in the past decade to win Alberta Golf’s marquee event. He’ll head back to the University of Texas-San Antonio for one more semester to finish his business management degree but then hopes to earn his... Read more
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Popular Science Australia
Genetic Sequencing Gets Boost From A New Proofreading Enzymeunderstanding of RNA. But the inherent glitchiness of the process has remained
Genetic Sequencing Gets Boost From A New Proofreading Enzyme
Popular Science Australia / Posted 6 hours ago
understanding of RNA. But the inherent glitchiness of the process has remained problematic. Now a team of researchers from the University of Texas at Austin has taken the unreliability out of reverse transcription. They started with reverse... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Years in the making: Dell Medical School welcomes first classAUSTIN - After years of planning, the inaugural class of the University of Texa
Years in the making: Dell Medical School welcomes first class
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 hours ago
AUSTIN - After years of planning, the inaugural class of the University of Texas Dell Medical School will finally get to bear white coats and work towards earning their doctor of medicine Monday morning. In a release, officials said the class is... Read more
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FOX News
Supreme Court has spoken on affirmative action. Now, colleges should boost income diversityin the wake of a Supreme Court decision rejecting a challenge to race-conscious
Supreme Court has spoken on affirmative action. Now, colleges should boost income diversity
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
in the wake of a Supreme Court decision rejecting a challenge to race-conscious affirmative action in admissions at the University of Texas at Austin. As the Supreme Court said in its decision Thursday, “diversity takes many forms.... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your SayA 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your Say
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 hours ago
A 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Texas. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Admissions should be merit-based, not race-based. The ruling is racist and... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your SayA 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your Say
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 hours ago
A 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Texas. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Admissions should be merit-based, not race-based. The ruling is racist and... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your SayA 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your Say
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 hours ago
A 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Texas. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Admissions should be merit-based, not race-based. The ruling is racist and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your SayA 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your Say
11 News Houston / Posted 11 hours ago
A 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Texas. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Admissions should be merit-based, not race-based. The ruling is racist and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your SayA 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions
Admissions should only be granted on merit: Your Say
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 11 hours ago
A 4-3 Supreme Court decision upheld the use of racial preferences in admissions at the University of Texas. Facebook comments are edited for clarity, length and grammar: Admissions should be merit-based, not race-based. The ruling is racist and... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
2 swimmers from the Richmond area competing in the finals of the U.S. Olympic TrialsTownley Haas has also qualified for the 400-meter freestyle. He has also beaten
2 swimmers from the Richmond area competing in the finals of the U.S. Olympic Trials
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 hours ago
Townley Haas has also qualified for the 400-meter freestyle. He has also beaten Michael Phelps before and currently attends the University of Texas The U.S.A. Swimming Olympic Trials will air starting at 8 p.m. on NBC. Copyright 2016 WWBT NBC12.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
old girl bitten by shark in Galvestonbystander applied a tourniquet after the father rushed his daughter to shore, a
old girl bitten by shark in Galveston
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
bystander applied a tourniquet after the father rushed his daughter to shore, according to Davis. She was transported to the University of Texas Medical Branch, where she underwent surgery. She suffered vascular damage. Her condition is unknown... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Inside Texas Politics ()than State District Judge John Cruezot who appeared in studio with host Jason W
Inside Texas Politics ()
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 14 hours ago
than State District Judge John Cruezot who appeared in studio with host Jason Whitely. The U.S. Supreme Court gave the University of Texas permission to continue considering a student's race when deciding whether to admit them. Ross Ramsey,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Neither rigged nor fairthe ranks (see chart 3). And when boards do look outside, the rewards are not g
Neither rigged nor fair
Namibia Economist / Posted 16 hours ago
the ranks (see chart 3). And when boards do look outside, the rewards are not great. A research paper by academics from the University of Texas system looked at 192 S&P 1500 CEOs who had been hired from outside between 1993 and 2005. Their... Read more
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NBC News
Supreme Court Case on Texas Abortion Law Missing Critical Datathe impact of the law since it went into effect in mid-2013 has come from the T
Supreme Court Case on Texas Abortion Law Missing Critical Data
NBC News / Posted 18 hours ago
the impact of the law since it went into effect in mid-2013 has come from the Texas Policy Evaluation Project (TxPEP) at the University of Texas, which canvassed clinics directly about the first six months the law was in effect. Dr. Daniel... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Southern states falling behind on smoking bans: CDC2010 and 2016, with only two more states making laws. Dr. Ernest Hawk, head of
Southern states falling behind on smoking bans: CDC
Bel Marra Health / Posted 18 hours ago
2010 and 2016, with only two more states making laws. Dr. Ernest Hawk, head of cancer prevention & population sciences at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, added, “The lack of comprehensive statewide smoke-free laws in some U.S.... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Fiber can promote disease-free aging: Studyobesity, which is a risk factor for many chronic conditions. Lona Sandon, an a
Fiber can promote disease-free aging: Study
Bel Marra Health / Posted 18 hours ago
obesity, which is a risk factor for many chronic conditions. Lona Sandon, an assistant professor of clinical nutrition at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, added, “Different fibers also provide food for the bacteria in the gut.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Our View: Affirmative action is on life support (and that's just fine)has a better idea to achieve diversity on campus than what the U.S. Supreme Cou
Our View: Affirmative action is on life support (and that's just fine)
The Arizona Republic / Posted yesterday
has a better idea to achieve diversity on campus than what the U.S. Supreme Court narrowly upheld. The Supreme Court says the University of Texas can continue to use race as a factor in admissions decisions. Good? Bad? Maybe unnecessary. On the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Business People for the week of June 26Stringfellow was the chief of staff at the Nebraska Western Iowa VA Medical Cen
Business People for the week of June 26
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Stringfellow was the chief of staff at the Nebraska Western Iowa VA Medical Center. She received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, and completed her residency in the Department of Physical Medicine... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Dallas Baptist star off to good start with BananasStadium center field wall (400 feet away) in batting practice. West, who is an
Dallas Baptist star off to good start with Bananas
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
Stadium center field wall (400 feet away) in batting practice. West, who is an assistant baseball coach and recruiter at the University of Texas at Dallas during the collegiate season, probably knew a little more about Hannah than most people.... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Young Topekans fiddle away a week of summer at campI know just enough to be dangerous.” She won youth fiddle competitions as she
Young Topekans fiddle away a week of summer at camp
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
I know just enough to be dangerous.” She won youth fiddle competitions as she continued her classical violin training at the University of Texas at Austin and the Hartt School of Music in Hartford, Conn., where she received her Suzuki teacher... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Tant: Violence becomes popular American pastimesampler” of firearms – including a sawed-off shotgun and several rifles and pis
Tant: Violence becomes popular American pastime
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
sampler” of firearms – including a sawed-off shotgun and several rifles and pistols – to the top of the Texas Tower at the University of Texas. In 90 minutes, Whitman killed 16 people until he was shot dead by a policeman. The mad murders by... Read more
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Breitbart
Muslim Profiling Isn’t Illegal, Unconstitutional, or Un-Americanpreventing terrorist attacks is far more important than increasing classroom di
Muslim Profiling Isn’t Illegal, Unconstitutional, or Un-American
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
preventing terrorist attacks is far more important than increasing classroom diversity beyond that already achieved by the University of Texas in admitting all students who graduated in the top 10% of their high school classes (including... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Commentary: Five things the Spurs can offer Durant that no one else canWhat more greatness can they coax out of Kevin Durant? San Antonio is also the
Commentary: Five things the Spurs can offer Durant that no one else can
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
What more greatness can they coax out of Kevin Durant? San Antonio is also the closest NBA city to his alma mater of the University of Texas. Imagine the alternate Spurs jerseys with burnt orange in them? And he won’t have to live in Oklahoma... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinThe University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 y
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to improve health care for... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
UT To Open Medical School In AustinThe University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 y
UT To Open Medical School In Austin
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports the medical school aims to improve health care for Austin's low-income residents... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Can Texas legally secede from the United States?at least not legally. “The legality of seceding is problematic,” said Eric McD
Can Texas legally secede from the United States?
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
at least not legally. “The legality of seceding is problematic,” said Eric McDaniel, associate professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin. “The Civil War played a very big role in establishing the power of the federal government... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinThe University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 y
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports the medical school aims to improve health care for Austin's low-income residents... Read more
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Island Packet
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinThe University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 y
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to improve health care for... Read more
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KXXV Waco
University of Texas to open medical school in AustinAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school
University of Texas to open medical school in Austin
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The University of Texas will open an Austin medical school in July nearly 135 years after the university was founded in the city. The Austin American-Statesman reports (http://atxne.ws/28SDaWX ) the medical school aims to... Read more
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The Daily Comet
The latest American idol whips kidsin the field of psychology," Elizabeth Gershoff, an associate professor of huma
The latest American idol whips kids
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
in the field of psychology," Elizabeth Gershoff, an associate professor of human development and family sciences at the University of Texas at Austin, told the Chicago Tribune in April. She and other researchers analyzed 50 years' worth of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative actionThe US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of Texas Austin (UT) on Thursday, further validating the use of race in admissions policies around the country. That decision "makes it less likely that [other] affirmative... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative actionThe US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of Texas Austin (UT) on Thursday, further validating the use of race in admissions policies around the country. That decision "makes it less likely that [other] affirmative... Read more
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The Houma Courier
The latest American idol whips kidsin the field of psychology," Elizabeth Gershoff, an associate professor of huma
The latest American idol whips kids
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
in the field of psychology," Elizabeth Gershoff, an associate professor of human development and family sciences at the University of Texas at Austin, told the Chicago Tribune in April. She and other researchers analyzed 50 years' worth of... Read more
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Waxahachie Daily Light
Rotary Club’s Global High Student of the MonthHigh Student Council.In his free time, Hunter enjoys Disc Golf and Fantasy Spor
Rotary Club’s Global High Student of the Month
Waxahachie Daily Light / Posted yesterday
High Student Council.In his free time, Hunter enjoys Disc Golf and Fantasy Sports.After graduating, Hunter plans to attend the University of Texas at Arlington where he will specialize in either electrical or civil engineering.It is an honor for... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
For UT Students Fisher Ruling Marks End of Era - For UT Students Fisher Ruling Marks End of Era by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune June 24 2016 Since Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008 nine classes have graduated their time ...Since Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008, nine classes h
For UT Students Fisher Ruling Marks End of Era - For UT Students Fisher Ruling Marks End of Era by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune June 24 2016 Since Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008 nine classes have graduated their time ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
Since Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008, nine classes have graduated, their time on campus marked by sometimes-emotional debates surrounding affirmative action — a national issue brought especially close to home. Thursday’s... Read more
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Business Insider
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative actionspeaks outside the US Supreme Court in December 2015.Reuters The US Supreme Co
Harvard just won big after the Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
speaks outside the US Supreme Court in December 2015.Reuters The US Supreme Court ruled in favor of affirmative action at the University of Texas Austin (UT) on Thursday, further validating the use of race in admissions policies around the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat one of six teams reported to be granted July meeting with Durantmight in the next couple of days." Raised in Houston, Winslow said his relatio
Heat one of six teams reported to be granted July meeting with Durant
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
might in the next couple of days." Raised in Houston, Winslow said his relationship with Durant dates to Durant's time at the University of Texas. "Yeah, a little bit," Winslow said of the two having a relationship. "Just kind of watching him... Read more
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My EastText
For UT students, Fisher ruling marks end of eraSince Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008, nine classes h
For UT students, Fisher ruling marks end of era
My EastText / Posted yesterday
Since Abigail Fisher sued the University of Texas in April 2008, nine classes have graduated, their time on campus marked by sometimes-emotional debates surrounding affirmative action — a national issue brought especially close to home. Thursday’s... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Caucasian woman loses discrimination caseThe US Supreme Court has upheld a policy that helped minority students enrol in
Caucasian woman loses discrimination case
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
The US Supreme Court has upheld a policy that helped minority students enrol in the University of Texas, a ruling with implications for positive discrimination at campuses nationwide. The court decided by 4-3 that a college programme which considers... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Hill and O’Keeffe set meet records, Lyles wins big on first day of USATF Juniorsgoal was to just to win the heat. I feel good and ready for tomorrow.” Alex Ro
Hill and O’Keeffe set meet records, Lyles wins big on first day of USATF Juniors
USA Track & Field / Posted 2 days ago
goal was to just to win the heat. I feel good and ready for tomorrow.” Alex Rogers (New Braunfels, Texas), a freshman at the University of Texas, punched his ticket to Poland with a 15 second PB in the men’s 3000m steeplechase. Rogers ran with... Read more
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Orange County Register
Olympic spots at stake in U.S. Diving Trialsduo of Ipsen and Dumais while Boudia and Johnson form a powerhouse duo on platf
Olympic spots at stake in U.S. Diving Trials
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
duo of Ipsen and Dumais while Boudia and Johnson form a powerhouse duo on platform. Anderson, a Nadadores product at the University of Texas, is competing on 3-meter, platform and the springboard synchro. But he also could surface in the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jammers’ Five-Game Run Ends With 15-4 Loss To Uticabottom of the fourth inning. At the time, it pulled the Jammers within 6-3. Br
Jammers’ Five-Game Run Ends With 15-4 Loss To Utica
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
bottom of the fourth inning. At the time, it pulled the Jammers within 6-3. Brookover, who plays his collegiate ball at the University of Texas at San Antonio, has been extremely consistent to this point in the summer. He is hitting .275, with... Read more
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The Times Leader
GEORGE LEWISSt. Jude Catholic Church, and Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church; a g
GEORGE LEWIS
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
St. Jude Catholic Church, and Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church; a graduate of Moundsville High School, attended the University of Texas, and was a 1947 graduate of West Virginia University College of Business and Economics. He enlisted... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ryan is wrong: Programs did cut into povertydollars and get angry at “lazy” recipients and their Democratic Party defenders
Ryan is wrong: Programs did cut into poverty
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
dollars and get angry at “lazy” recipients and their Democratic Party defenders. Will this gambit work yet again at the polls in 2016? Stephen P. Amberg is an associate professor of political science at the University of Texas at Sa... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
E. Texan who flipped over bridge in violent wreck: "I should be dead"of Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rulesU. of Texas admission
E. Texan who flipped over bridge in violent wreck: "I should be dead"
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
of Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rulesU. of Texas admissions can consider race, Supreme Court rules The University of Texas admissions program that takes account of race has survived another round at the Supreme Court. In a... Read more
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