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Cultivating Civic Leaders

 

Founded in 2000, the Institute focuses on educating, inspiring, and connecting the next generation of Texas civic leaders.

See the Annette Strauss Institute at Work


Discover how the Institute is educating, inspiring, and connecting the next generation of Texas civic leaders.

10,682

Collegiate and Young Professionals Served

11,216

Speak Up Speak Out Students Served

$292,344

Given in 2021

Upcoming Events


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    The college will be sponsoring a series of events designed to raise awareness about free speech and freedom of the press as part of this annual event. More details forthcoming.

  • Free Speech Week
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    Free Speech Week celebrates freedom of speech, of the press, and of expression in its many forms. These freedoms are core to the teaching, research, and values of the Moody College of Communication.

    Details to Come

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The Annette Strauss Institute works with the next generation of Texas civic leaders to:

  • Hone their civic and political skills
  • Inspire their careers by connecting them to Texas political and civic leaders who are making a difference
  • Develop a network of diverse student leaders from across the state
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2504 A Whitis Avenue (R2000)
Austin, TX 78712
512-471-1959
strauss.institute@austin.utexas.edu