Welcome Tim

Join us in welcoming Tim to the team as our new Associate Director of Development!

Register to vote

The last day Texans can register to vote for the Primary Election is February 1st

Strauss Institute

Understanding & overcoming obstacles to civic engagement through research & educational outreach

2015-11-13 08:02

Research reveals insights into city’s new 10-1 system of geographic representation

Welcome Susan

Join us in welcoming Susan Nold as our new director! Learn more about Susan.

Engaging News Project - Headlines

New report shares insights on headlines, their use in news stories, and their effects on audiences

Great Conversations 2016

Our third annual Great Conversations dinner is scheduled for Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Creating More Voters and Better Citizens


White House Young America Series

Past Event: Tuesday, April 10, 2012

TWEET     @ whitehouseUT      #WHSummit


Goals for the White House Young America Series at UT-Austin:

  1. Convene Texas’ most innovative, entrepreneurial and inspiring young people who are addressing the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century and offer a space for meaningful engagement and interaction with key decision-makers;
  2. Identify the issues affecting young people in Texas, highlight examples of what youth leaders are already doing in their communities and articulate a shared vision of the future;
  3. Connect youth participants with each other to share specific tools to amplify and leverage community solutions.

White House logo

Watch archived video of the livestream from the event below.
Download complete information packet, including FAQs and event agenda here.