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SXSW Music Steps Up Ninth Artist List
Japanese Breakfast, Broken Social Scene, Ambar Lucid and 154 others
"...who’s grabbing attention with her high, rich-with-feeling voice and bilingual songwriting, slots in as a up-and-comer of note...."

Feb. 21, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

How to Help Families Separated at the Border
Ways to volunteer, ways to donate, ways to take action
"...American Immigration Council, the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, and the American Immigration Lawyers Association..."

June 20, 2018 Emergency Post by Kimberley Jones

“It’s About Damn Time”
City Council passes first paid sick leave ordinance in the South
"...After several hours of testimony, Ken Zarifis, president of Education Austin (the Austin ISD employees' union), stepped to the..."

Feb. 19, 2018 News Post by Michael King

SXSW Eco Returns
Panelists take a variety of approaches to environmentalism
"...choose to have – in terms of access to education, health care, opportunities for jobs, and making a better..."

Oct. 2, 2015 News Feature by Jessi Cape

AISD Parents, Teachers a Tough Sell
AISD board slated to vote on charter school plan Dec. 12
"...we know it's yet another inequitable implementation of an educational ­program?" asked Caroline Sweet, AISD's teacher of the year..."

Nov. 25, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Magic Time
Oh, the sights you'll see at First Night Austin
"...engage families in puppet-making and raise awareness about early-childhood education...."

Dec. 28, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Happenings
March 22, 2007 - Wednesday, March 28
"...discuss immigration issues before viewing scenes from Teatro Vivo's bilingual production of La Víctima. 9am-4pm. ACC Riverside Campus, 1020..."

March 23, 2007 News Feature

Teach Kids Who Have a Chance
"...making. Second, everyone who has gone to college knows education is one of the easier majors. You want a..."

Aug. 16, 2005 Postmarks

Naked City
Top 10 ludicrous sessions moments
"...Want to know how to finance Texas public education?..."

June 10, 2005 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
Picks & Sleepers
"...queen Tish Hinojosa is one of the most visible bilingual singer-songwriters north of the Rio Grande. Her 15-year catalog..."

March 19, 2004 Music Feature

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...Comprehensive sex education warning young people of the health consequences of sexual..."

Jan. 2, 2004 Column

About AIDS
Dinner with the Doc, Nov. 10: HIV Basics
"...At its next HIV education program, ASA is offering another free Dinner with the..."

Nov. 7, 2003 Column by Sandy Bartlett

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...I don't want our education, more specifically, what goes in textbooks, to be decided..."

Aug. 8, 2003 Column

La Raza: Waking the Sleeping Giant?
The National Council of La Raza looks to raise the U.S. Latino profile.
"...evidence that Grande Business, though perhaps not yet fully bilingual, is welcoming Latino customers into the fold. "Corporate America..."

July 18, 2003 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Postmarks
The Chronicle endorsements (or lack thereof) under fire.
"...Board candidate Tom Arbuckle. I agree with Arbuckle that bilingual learning and whole language instruction are flawed, and I..."

May 5, 2000 Column

Carrying the Burden
During Gov. Bush's campaign for his party's presidential nomination last fall, reporters asked the candidate to comment on a federal government report asserting that many Texans, including large numbers of children, were going to bed hungry. "I saw the report that children in Texas are going hungry. Where?" he demanded, going on to say, "You'd think the governor would have heard if there are pockets of hunger in Texas." Indeed, you would, especially if one of those pockets is just a few miles from his front door, Virginia B. Wood explains as she explores the very pockets of hunger in Austin Bush has difficulty fathoming.
"...package that contains the curriculum, a cookbook, and an education model for training peer counselors. This package should be..."

April 28, 2000 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Crucial Concerts for the Coming Week
Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Fest, Borzoi, International Jazz Day, Ladyfang, Juan Wauters, and more
"...If higher education should be free, then music festivals should be, too...."

April 29, 2022 Music Column by Raoul Hernandez

Election Day Live Coverage for Travis County
Tracking the local races
"...Chronicle education reporter Clara Ence Morse is tracking the Austin ISD..."

Nov. 3, 2020 News Post by the News Staff

Faster Than Sound: I’m Just Not Into Labels
CD Baby brings DIY Musician Conference to Austin, Sidewinder won't be ready for SXSW, and PledgeMusic withholds Fastball campaign funds
"...DIY Musician Conference promises three days of practical artist education Aug. 16-18...."

Feb. 1, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Election Notes: New Names for AISD, Council
News from the campaign trails
"...Singh has worked as an education consultant for two decades in Texas and Washington, D.C.,..."

Aug. 3, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Recommended Live Music for the Weekend
Quirk rock, turntable antics, local pop, and more to keep you busy
"...and Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace, debuted brutally melodic bilingual anthems like “Mujer Moderna.” Go Fever’s sharp local pop..."

May 10, 2018 Music Post by The Music Staff

UT: Major Arts Commissions Announced
Landmarks will get new mural, CoFA a Spanish-language opera
"...wall in Robert B. Rowling Hall, the new graduate education building for the McCombs School of Business, and fill..."

Aug. 4, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Lege Lines: Guns, Islamophobia, & Budget Cuts
The Lege takes on guns, Islamophobia, and sets the draft budget
"...suburb doesn't have a fraction of the number of bilingual (AISD, 28%; Highland Park, 0.7%) or economically disadvantaged (63%..."

Feb. 6, 2015 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Civics 101
"...DÍA DE LA FAMILIA ACC hosts a bilingual, multicultural event to provide info on admissions, financial aid,..."

April 26, 2013 News Column

Texas Book Festival Lineup Revealed
Attendees include Junot Díaz, Cheryl Strayed, and... Tony Danza?
"...of Kids, and a Year in the Crosshairs of Education Reform) Douglas Brinkley (Cronkite) George Bristol (On Politics and..."

Sept. 12, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

AISD Approves Its Big IDEA, 6-3
Board ignores overwhelming opposition to charter proposal
"...support of their neighborhood high school and of public education and constant in their condemnation of Carstarphen and the..."

Dec. 23, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Will District Support Neighborhood Schools?
"...go to college, who would like a high quality education, and who deserve it. Students would enter the IDEA..."

Nov. 16, 2011 Postmarks

Urban Tejano
Tortilla Factory pulls down a Grammy nomination as Best Tejano Band as the almost four-decade-old local institution gets ready to reinvent the genre
"...Certificates and awards also honor his wife, Norma, named Bilingual Teacher of the Year in 2002 for Texas. "She..."

Dec. 24, 2010 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Wish List
Here's your chance to give back to the areas of our community that need it the most
"...Red wagon A COMMUNITY FOR EDUCATION..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Kate X Messer

The Chips Are Down
Budget balancing picks up speed – and it's anything but fun and games
"...proposal, to cut unfilled interpreter positions by securing a bilingual judge for an all-Spanish-speaking docket, was postponed until we..."

June 26, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

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