Texas ‘Uncaged Art’ displays work from teen immigrants

U.S. 05/04/19, 11:46

Artwork created by teenage immigrants who were held in a now-dismantled West Texas tent city portrays their longing for freedom and comforting places, a curator said. The fundamental theme in the "Uncaged Art" exhibition is the Quetzal bird and its colorful ...

‘Uncaged Art’ exhibit displays work from teenage immigrants

U.S. 05/04/19, 10:39

A curator says artwork created by teenage immigrants who were held in a now-dismantled West Texas tent city portrays their longing for freedom and comfort.The "Uncaged Art" exhibition highlights artwork produced by former detainees at the Tornillo tent city and ...

Former UT President Bill Powers dies at 72

U.S. 03/10/19, 17:05

Bill Powers, president of the University of Texas at Austin from 2006 to 2015 and a member of the law school faculty for more than 40 years, has died. He was 72.The university said Powers died Sunday in Austin from ...

Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson is resigning

Politics 03/08/19, 12:20

Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson said Friday she is resigning to become president of the University of Texas at El Paso. A former U.S. House Republican member from New Mexico and graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, Wilson has headed ...

At some big colleges, sexual assaults most likely off-campus

U.S. 02/12/19, 14:12

At some of the nation's largest universities, the vast majority of sexual assaults take place not in dorm rooms or anywhere else on school property but in the neighborhoods beyond campus boundaries, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.But ...

University investments fare well in 2018, but worries linger

Business 01/31/19, 00:09

Hundreds of U.S. universities made strong returns on their financial investments last year, but experts worry the gains could be jeopardized by increased spending at many schools.A survey of more than 800 colleges and universities found that their endowments returned ...

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