09/2011

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas Libraries kick off a new season of Science Study Breaks with a special installment of the program. Comics writer Jim Ottaviani discusses his graphic novel biography Feynman, on the life of the noted Nobel nuclear physicist Richard Feynman, at 6 p.m. on...
  A project aimed at building a major research tool for the global study of Latin America at The University of Texas at Austin has just gotten a significant new academic partner. The John Carter Brown Library (JCBL) at Brown University will join the Primeros Libros project, which strives to build...
   Event: Street Art Night at the Fine Arts Library features photographer Rana Ghana and a screening of Exit Through the Gift Shop. The event is free and open to the public.   When: Thursday, Sept. 29, 6-10 p.m.   Where: The University of Texas at Austin, Fine Arts Library, DFA 2.204.   Background...
EVENT: “Art Across the Americas,” an Austin Lima Sister Cities art exhibition. Reception and month-long exhibition are free and open to the public.   WHEN: Reception is Saturday, Oct. 1, 6-9 p.m. Exhibition runs Oct. 1-30.   WHERE: The University of Texas at Austin, Benson Latin American Collection...
Event: Research + Pizza features Matt Fajkus talking about his research in sustainable architecture. The event is free and open to the public.   When: Noon, Wednesday, October 5   Where: The University of Texas at Austin, Perry-Castañeda Library, Room 2.500 (map).   Background: The University of...

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