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"Yes means yes" is not the right way to stop sexual assault

at 8:05 am UTPD holds a three-day class to educate women in self defense. The class aims to teach women techniques to defend themselves against assaults.On Sunday, California Gov. Jerry Brown announced that he signed the controversial “yes means yes” ... [Published Daily Texan - 1 hour ago]
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Lieutenant governor candidates debate education, border security

Leading candidates for lieutenant governor, state Sens. Dan Patrick, R-Houston, and Leticia Van de Putte, D-San Antonio, faced off at their first and only scheduled debate at the KLRU studio on campus Monday night. The candidates discussed several issues, ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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3-D technology used to combat phobias, PTSD

To enhance the effectiveness of treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder and animal phobias, the UT3D program is now using its technology to create the illusion of being exposed to a fear, without having to come into direct contact.The 3-D Fear Project ... [Published Daily Texan - 8 hours ago]
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Burglaries increase in neighborhoods near UT campus

Daytime residential burglaries in West Campus and North Campus have increased over the past few weeks, according to the Austin Police Department.APD senior officer Veneza Bremner said there have been six residential burglaries in the West and North campus ... [Published Daily Texan - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Burglary, Austin, Criminal
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CEO of GE discusses leadership in on campus talk

Jeffrey R. Immelt, the CEO of General Electric Corporation, spoke Monday about leadership and lessons he has learned in his own career as an executive of a Fortune 10 firm.The speech was a part of the VIP Distinguished Speaker Series coordinated by the ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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Outside the limits of ACL

As the Austin City Limits Music Festival quickly approaches, many students cannot wait to don their flag bandanas and flower crowns in anticipation of their favorite bands. For others, mention of the festival will simply elicit an eye roll or small groan. ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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Rifle used in UT shooting up for auction

Almost 50 years after Charles Whitman shot and killed 16 people and wounded another 32 on campus, the sniper rifle used in the infamous shooting is up for auction online.According to the Texas Gun Traders website, the Remington 700 rifle, Whitman’s primary ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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Princeton historian discusses Middle East economy

The Great Depression and the influx of Jewish immigrants to Palestine shaped the economy of the Levant region in the 1930s, according to a lecture given by Cyrus Schayegh, assistant professor of Near Eastern studies at Princeton University, at UT on ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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Texas looks for revenge against Baylor

Dec. 7, 2013: The Longhorns traveled to Waco to face the Baylor Bears in the final game at Floyd Casey Stadium. At halftime, Texas was tied with the Bears at three and knew that a win would secure its first Big 12 Championship since 2009.Baylor outscored ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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Patterson discusses Longhorns' future as global brand

In the latest edition of the Texas Monthly Talks interview series, Texas Men’s Athletic Director Steve Patterson sat down with Texas Monthly Editor-in-Chief Brian Sweany at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center on Monday evening to discuss ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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UT to host international conference on global efforts to capture and control carbon gases

UT will be hosting the 12th International Greenhouse Control Technologies conference at the Austin Convention Center from Oct. 5-9.According to Lauryn Feil, communications and marketing specialist at the Center for Lifelong Engineering Education at the ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]
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SG seeks more late-night study facilities

Students looking for late-night study spots when the Perry-Castañeda Library is packed may be in luck. Student Government representatives proposed two resolutions requesting more late-night study options on campus.The first resolution is for extended ... [Published Daily Texan - 10 hours ago]

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...floated an ominous trial balloon. "We need to use tenure," he said, "when it is most needed: where competition is the keenest and where research is more central to the enterprise."
“He brings a strong sense of 'I'm the boss' and "Listen to me” Jefferson said. “I like that because he knows what he's talking about 100 percent of the time.”"
"Abbott would have to make a colossal blunder to lose this race,” agrees Matthew Eshbaugh-Soha, political scientist at the University of North Texas."
"If somebody stays longer, there’s not room for other people to come in" Powers said. “We have students who are taking 145 credit hours. That’s using our resources. That’s using their resources.”

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