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At a talk hosted by the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America, Ashley Farmer, an assistant professor of history at UT-Austin, underscored the significant contributions of black women to advance black power.

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University talk explores influence of black women in political movements

February 1, 2019 0 comments

“When you’re thinking about blackness, or black women or other underrepresented groups, you’ve got to think about how ideas come into public in different ways — alternative, creative, and really empowering and powerful modes of … galvanizing people,” said Assistant Professor of History Emily Owens Thursday afternoon.

University researchers analyze revival of for-profit medical schools

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University researchers analyze revival of for-profit medical schools

March 14, 2017 0 comments

After nearly a century of dormancy, for-profit medical schools are making a return in the United States.

Professor Dov Sax (left), Huajian Gao, Shouheng Sun, Gregory Tucker and Martin Keller (right) were named to “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds of 2015,” a list published by Thomson Reuters. The company “seeks out authors who have consistently produced papers, which have, in turn, won peer approval,” the website states.

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U. professors among ‘Most Influential Scientific Minds’

March 11, 2016 0 comments

Five Brown professors were named on Thomson Reuters’ list of “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds of 2015.”