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McIlroy to Spieth: “Get a Bigger Plane”

He’s going to need a bigger plane. At least that’s what Rory McIlroy thinks, in a playful Twitter exchange between the...

 

Not Even a Broken Internet Can Stop Kevin Durant

The Ultimate Résumé: McRaven Q&A Is a Candid Look At UT’s Next Chancellor

NCAA Board Votes to Allow Autonomy for Biggest Conferences

 

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McRaven is the Man: The Higher Ed Week in Review

This week, the UT System Board of Regents gathered in Austin for a two-day meeting intended to set the course for the coming year. Here...

 

Censure Readings: The Higher Ed Week in Review

‘Conduct Unbecoming’: Legislators Censure Hall

Texas Exes Hosts National Advocacy Conference

 
 

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UT Capital Campaign Exceeds $3 Billion Goal

As the clock runs out on Bill Powers’ time at the helm of UT-Austin—he will step down as president on June 2, 2015—he and...

 

Good Reads: September | October 2014

Viva el Mariachi

Punching the Clock

 

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The Devil’s Backbone

Bill Wittliff’s inventive first novel is the story of a boy’s quest to find his missing mother in the anything-can-happen frontier...

 

Excuse My French

Why Don’t We Go to the Moon Anymore?

The Road Back to Film School

1,000,000,000,000,000 Watts

 
 

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Telling the Stories of the Whitman Shooting [Podcast]

On a hot August day in 1966, Charles Whitman carried a footlocker full of guns and ammunition to the top of the UT Tower and started...

 

UT Advocates Podcast: Sen. Kirk Watson on the Dell Medical School

UT’s First Med School Dean Talks About His Vision [Podcast]

Michener Center Director on the Famous Writers He’s Known [Podcast]

 

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Return to Normandy

On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the Flying Longhorns paid tribute. Omaha Beach,” Frank Denius says. “That’s where I crawled...

 

Querida Argentina

Cold Plunge

From Sea to Sky: Galápagos to Machu Picchu, Part 2

 
 

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McIlroy to Spieth: “Get a Bigger Plane”

He’s going to need a bigger plane. At least that’s what Rory McIlroy thinks, in a playful Twitter exchange between the world No. 1 golfer and Longhorn...

 
 

UT Capital Campaign Exceeds $3 Billion Goal

As the clock runs out on Bill Powers’ time at the helm of UT-Austin—he will step down as president on June 2, 2015—he and other university leaders are...

 
 

Burnt Orange at the Finish Line

Mark Rodriguez, BA ’11, Life Member, and his wife, Bobbie Rodriguez, showed their Longhorn pride with their son Evan Rodriguez, who just completed his first...

 
 

Longhorns Rocket Past Mean Green 38-7 in Strong’s Debut

College football is heavy on the tradition and pageantry, so naturally the biggest spectacle at DKR before kickoff Saturday night was … a guy on a jetpack. Taking...

 
 

Longhorns at Sea

This group of Longhorns took a moment from their Semester at Sea to show their school spirit. The eight students (and one professor) were among the roughly 500...

 
 

Are You Not Entertained, Longhorn?

Charles Lewis DiCarlo, BA ’14, Life Member, donned some burnt orange and put his horns up for his trip to the Colosseum in Rome, Italy.

 
 

The Way Back: Austin’s Changing Skyline

The hottest topic in town—one practically impossible to avoid at a cocktail party—is how fast Austin has grown in the past decade. The hometown of the Longhorns...

 
 

Good Reads: September | October 2014

New Books of Interest to the Longhorn Universe Above the East China Sea By Sarah Bird, MA ’76 The 82-day Battle of Okinawa claimed the lives of at least 12,000...

 
 

September|October Alumni Authors

Recently Published   Adventures with a Historian: The Life & Times of John R. “Jack” Hubbard by John R. Hubbard, BA ’38, MA ’39, PhD ’50, Life...

 
 

Five Under 40

This year’s Outstanding Young Texas Exes have two things in common—a long list of accomplishments and service to the university. The Outstanding Young Texas...

 
 
 
 
 
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