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UT faculty and graduate students are frequently featured on The Conversation, highlighting research, scholarship, and creative activity across all 11 colleges and the UT Space Institute.
The following faculty were featured on The Conversation in April 2021:
- Chris Cherry, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
80% of fatal e-scooter crashes involve cars – new study reveals where and why most collisions occur
- Wendy Bach, College of Law
An advantage of the government’s new payments for families: Not humiliating poor people
- Devin White, Department of Anthropology
We mapped the ‘super-highways’ the First Australians used to cross the ancient land
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