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Report a bias incident to the Campus Climate Response Team

  • Coded responses from the University Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan open comment period. Dr. Audrey Sorrells ( in the Office of the Dean of Students is chairing the implementation committee, and would be happy to receive any additional inquiries from faculty.
  • Classroom Behavior Response: We have developed a “tri-fold” document to assist faculty members assess and respond to disruption in a classroom setting. This document went out in an email to all faculty on August 23, but we wanted to share again with Council. It can also be found through this link
  • CARE: The Counselors in Academic Residence (CARE) homepage lists all the colleges with CARE counselors on site. We encourage any and all faculty to utilize this resource if they have any concerns with student wellbeing.
  • BCAL: For concerns about any member of the university community, the phone number for the Behavior Concerns Advice Line is 512-232-5050. Reports may also be filed online through the following link.
Sept. 25, 2018

Keeping Texas Fishing Strong

The spotted seatrout is one of the most prized targets of saltwater recreational fisheries in Texas

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Sept. 25, 2018

Better Water Purification Methods Are Aim of New Research Center

New $10.75M DOE center will focus on developing more creative approaches and new materials for the purification of water, perhaps Earth's most critical natural resource.

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Sept. 25, 2018

Racial and Ethnic Bias Leads to Lower Well-Being Among Adolescents

Racial and ethnic discrimination is problematic for all aspects of development — from mental and physical health to risky behaviors and academic success — according to researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.

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