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“This is a Time of Relationships”: Strengthening Community in Uncertain Times
Swearer Center staff, pictured above, celebrate partners, students, staff, and community In this time, it is crucial to be socially close, even while we are physically distant! Now, more than ever, community engagement requires us to reevaluate existing relationships and double down on cultivating them further. Your program, no matter where or how you work ...
Contact tracing: how volunteers can help the nation safely reopen
As the country continues to gradually reopen, we will continue working to not only flatten the curve, but also to shrink the curve of COVID-19. In addition to the practices that we have been getting accustomed to like physical distancing, hand hygiene, and mask wearing, contact tracing is a crucial method that has been adopted ...
A call to action for real change
We stand in solidarity with the Black community in calling for effective and tangible change. We share the sadness, anger, and resolve reflected in the demonstrations within our home city of Austin and across the United States. We also share the hope we hear in these demands for justice, and remain committed to moving toward ...