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What We Heard at #TribuneFest: Higher Education

The nonprofit Texas Tribune‘s annual festival has quickly become the biggest gathering of policy-minded Texans outside of the legislature. Here’s what...


Higher Ed Makes Headlines at Conference on the Forty Acres

UT’s campus became the epicenter of Texas public policy debates over the weekend as the Forty Acres hosted the second-annual Texas Tribune Festival. The conference—the...


Powers: Data Important, But Imperfect

Is gathering more data the key to improving a university’s effectiveness? Yes and no, says UT president Bill Powers. (more…)