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KUT: UT Faculty Council Unanimously Votes to Ban Guns in Classrooms

Austin American Statesman: UT faculty approves resolution opposing guns in ‘educational spaces’

Daily Texan: Gun-Free UT holds third rally on Main Mall

Los Angeles Times: Texas universities brace for concealed guns in campus buildings

Austin American Statesman: Students, faculty rally against campus carry, citing safety worries

KXAN: Anti-campus carry protesters rally at UT-Austin

KVUE: 1,000 UT faculty members sign petition against campus carry

Houston Chronicle: Campus Carry Gun-free UT Austin Texas Protest

Houston Chronicle: UT faculty lawyer up ahead of campus carry deadline

The Austin Chronicle: Campus Carry Pushback Heats Up

The Guardian: ‘Armed with reason’: Texas campus carry law sees pushback from academics

Houston Chronicle: Is campus carry headed to court?

Valley Private Texas college presidents say ‘No’ to guns on campus

WOAIFormer UT System Chancellor Cigarroa Opposes Campus Carry

Baylor Lariat: A hard situation: UT Austin movement sparks national campus carry debate

Everything  Hundreds Sign Petition Opposing Campus Carry at Texas Tech UTEP holds protest against new campus carry law

Texas Monthly: The State of Texas: October 19, 2015– Unloading

University World News: Division over how to carry out guns-on-campus law

Star Telegram: Three private-college presidents say no to guns

New York Times: As campus fears rise, so do efforts to enact school gun laws

CNN: Texas figuring out how to handle campus carry law

The Daily Texan: Plan II lecturer discusses defensive gun use

The Daily Texan: Campus carry will not protect women

The Daily Texan: Campus carry fuels white privilege, criminalization of Black people

The Trace: Texas Professor Warns That Guns in Classrooms Could Dumb Down Provocative Lessons

KEYE: UT professors pledge to ban guns from classrooms amid campus carry debate

Univision: Estadísticas apoyan a opositores a la portación de armas en UT

Politico:  Matt Valentine: The Myth of the Good Guy With the Gun

TIME: Javier Auyero: Why I’m Scared on My College Campus

New York TimesGuns, Campuses and Madness

Houston Chronicle:  Javier Auyero: If we don’t push back now on campus carry, will we ever?

Huffington Post: The University of Texas Faculty Are Watching Oregon Uneasily

Addicting Info: 168 Professors Sign Anti-Gun Pledge After Texas Governor Tells Them To Bring Guns To Class

Daily Kos: 170 Texas professors (and counting) stand up and make a statement against guns on campus

Austin American Statesman: Passions high as UT, other schools face campus carry

KXAN: Campus carry opposition raises concerns about suicidal students

Houston Chronicle: Dozens of UT-Austin professors sign anti-gun pledge

Fox News: UT professors rally against campus carry

The Dallas Morning News: Arthur Markman: Bystanders with guns can prove deadly

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