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UTPD Suspends Tip411 Service

The UT Police Department’s Tip411 anonymous text messaging system will be discontinued this weekend due to a change in the university’s vendor agreements.

UT Rail Experts Featured in Amtrak Crash Coverage


David Clarke, director of UT’s Center for Transportation Research, and Mark Burton, who works at the center, have once again been able to provide valuable insight to national media in the wake of a rail disaster.

Five Things for You to Do in April


This week kicks-off UT’s ninth annual Earth Month which hosts a range of events allowing our campus community to share their passion for the environment.

Five Things for You to Do in March

Celebrate Women’s History Month March marks Women’s History Month, and several groups on campus are hosting events. Celebrate the contributions made by UT’s female students, staff, and faculty by participating in one or all of the events. See the full schedule of events here. Want to contribute your design skills to WomEngineers Day? The  conference is

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Student Health Center Offers Tips for Avoiding and Treating the Flu

Cases of the flu are still being reported across the country, so the staff of the Student Health Center want to remind you of tips for avoiding the flu and ways to help treat it. The majority of people who contract the flu will not require a doctor’s treatment. The Student Health Center recommends that

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Long Named UT Law Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Long, Alex

Alex Long, professor of law, has been named the College of Law’s new associate dean for academic affairs. Long joined the law faculty in 2007. He teaches and writes in the areas of torts, professional responsibility, employment law, and disability law.