Under Senate Bill 212, authored by state Sen. Joan Huffman, R-Houston, university employees who do not report incidents of sexual assault or harassment they are aware of will be fired and charged with a Class B misdemeanor.
Latino males along the border are more likely to attend college post-graduation compared to those living in urban areas, according to the first policy brief by Project MALES (Mentoring to Achieve Latino Educational Success), a UT initiative based within the Division of Diversity and Community Engagement.
Beto O'Rourke announced his presidential bid on March 13 via text to an El Paso TV station after being viewed as a possible contender for the Democratic nomination ever since he lost the 2018 U.S. Senate race to Republican incumbent Ted Cruz.
Earlier this month, a member of the Texas House of Representatives proposed a bill to create a “border security enhancement fund” dedicated to strengthening security resources such as physical barriers and new technology on the Texas-Mexico border.
During South by Southwest, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao announced the creation of the Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Technology Council to identify and determine regulations for bringing the hyperloop to commercialization.