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The Road Back to Film School

Robert Rodriguez has been held up as the prototypical film school dropout, a walking argument for doing things your own way and bypassing...

 

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To Understand #BringBackOurGirls, Look to History

What I’ve Learned at UT: ‘We’re All Human’

 

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The Best Things About Life at UT

Every University of Texas student and alumnus has something they love about life on the Forty Acres and beyond. Some favorites...

 

UT Scored Three Top Rankings This Week

Adm. William H. McRaven Will Be UT’s Next Chancellor

World University Rankings Put UT at 29th

 
 

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Three to Watch: Africa’s Best Young Entrepreneurs Come to UT

Self-possessed, extremely articulate, and unfailingly positive even as they describe serious obstacles, Milton Dumbuya, Florence Kamaitha,...

 

The Family That Walks on All Fours: Setting the Record Straight

UT Researchers Engineer Mutant Worms That Can’t Get Drunk

UT’s Athletic Director on Paying Student-Athletes: ‘It Would Hurt the Wrong Folks’

 

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Texas Exes Hosts National Advocacy Conference

It’s no secret that state funding to public colleges and universities has been trickling away in legislatures across the country....

 

What You Missed at Today’s Transparency Committee Meeting

Swords Down: Regents Pursue Peace After Controversial Week

UT Schools Start the Push for State Construction Funds

 
 

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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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Querida Argentina

The Flying Longhorns find a taste of Texas in Buenos Aires and Patagonia. “The eyes of Texas are upon you!” The group belted...

 

Cold Plunge

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

From Sea to Sky: Galápagos to Machu Picchu, Part 1

 
 

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The Best Things About Life at UT

Every University of Texas student and alumnus has something they love about life on the Forty Acres and beyond. Some favorites are perennial (cheering yourself...

 
 

UT Scored Three Top Rankings This Week

Not that Longhorns are the bragging type, but pardon us while we pat ourselves on the back for a moment: The university seems to be on a bit of a hot streak...

 
 

Texas Exes Hosts National Advocacy Conference

It’s no secret that state funding to public colleges and universities has been trickling away in legislatures across the country. But for all the doom-and-gloom...

 
 

Adm. William H. McRaven Will Be UT’s Next Chancellor

Adm. William McRaven, BJ ’77, Life Member, Distinguished Alumnus, was named sole finalist for the position of Chancellor of the UT System at a meeting of the...

 
 

World University Rankings Put UT at 29th

We’re No. 29! OK, so 29th may not initially sound like the most impressive number for a school that likes to pride itself on being No. 1, but being named...

 
 

Jack Harbin, Texas Exes’ Top Hand, Has Died

Even as a child, John P. “Jack” Harbin, BBA ’39, Life Member, Distinguished Alumnus, had a shrewd mind for business. Born and raised in Waxahachie,...

 
 

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Self-possessed, extremely articulate, and unfailingly positive even as they describe serious obstacles, Milton Dumbuya, Florence Kamaitha, and Lombola Lombola are...

 
 

Takeaways From Charlie Strong’s Big 12 Media Day

The wait is over: David Ash will take snaps with the Longhorns’ first team offense when fall camp opens in August. Coach Charlie Strong, speaking at UT’s...

 
 

The Family That Walks on All Fours: Setting the Record Straight

In 2006, the BBC released a documentary about five members of a Turkish family who walk on all fours. Turkish neuroscientist Uner Tan, who discovered the family,...

 
 

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Being a scientist at UT is a pretty good gig. There’s a giant petawatt laser that you could use, it’s a fast track to becoming an astronaut, and, most...

 
 
 
 
 
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