How UT Earned the Seal of Excelencia

October 13, 2021 University of Texas at Austin 0

Melanie Saenzpardo, a freshman biomedical engineering major, was accepted by several top colleges, including Yale, Columbia, Brown, Duke and Johns Hopkins, but this fall she started classes at The University of Texas at Austin. She chose UT over her other offers because she felt that it was the place where Read More


Mindful breathing for pain control: Like yin and yang

October 12, 2021 University Of Michigan 0

It’s long been known that meditative mindful breathing helps with various health conditions, including pain. To that end, researchers at the University of Michigan compared two types of meditative breathing–traditional mindful breathing and virtual reality, 3D-guided mindful breathing–to reduce pain. They found that each lessened pain by modulating the somatosensory Read More


Wallace Foundation Selects UT Austin, State Partners to Develop Equity-Focused School Leaders

October 12, 2021 University of Texas at Austin 0

AUSTIN, Texas — The Wallace Foundation selected The University of Texas at Austin, The University of Texas at San Antonio and the Texas Education Agency as co-partners to locally support leadership development efforts and address equity issues in public education. The Wallace Foundation’s ongoing initiative seeks to build evidence-based principal Read More


U-M School for Environment and Sustainability receives $11M gift to establish Tishman Center for Social Justice and the Environment

October 7, 2021 University Of Michigan 0

Dan and Sheryl Tishman The NorthLight Foundation and Dan and Sheryl Tishman have committed an $11.125 million gift to the University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability to expand the school’s environmental justice efforts and impact at a pivotal time for social justice. The gift is the largest in Read More



October 7, 2021 Monash University 0

07 October 2021 The next step to welcome international students back to Monash and Victoria Monash University has thrown its support behind the Victorian Government’s proposal to start bringing international students back into the state by the end of this year, describing it as a critical step towards getting students Read More