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Texas higher ed leaders optimistic about funding, faculty uneasy about culture wars as new session starts

Community colleges want a funding overhaul this legislative session, and four-year universities are hoping for a boost in research funds. Meanwhile, faculty are bracing for a potential threat to tenure and limits to conversations about race.

Texas State University campus in San Marcos in 2018.

A makeover for community college financing

Endowments for Texas Tech and the University of Houston

Critical race theory fight might reach universities

Faculty prepare for a battle over tenure

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