According to management consulting company Accenture, 63 percent of male undergraduates adopt new technology early compared to 45 percent of undergraduate women. It’s disparities like these that UT marketing alumna and Austin Accenture Managing Director Tamara Fields is working to change. The Daily Texan had a chance to speak with Fields about her inclusion efforts during this year’s Texas Conference for Women.
Homelessness is a problem in Austin. However, unlike many urban areas, Austin has an innovative approach to solving this issue. The Community First! Village at 9301 Hog Eye Road is a permanent housing community for formerly homeless individuals.