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Next Gen

Four graduates of UT’s Class of 2019 tell us what’s ahead.


Longhorn Surprised with UT Ring 50 Years After Graduating

For Nora Brandon’s 74th birthday, her three children surprised her with her own official Class Ring inscribed with two words: thank you.


Meet the 2019 Texas Ten

This year’s Texas Ten class is another shining example of UT’s unparalleled level of talent.


Occupy Left Field

Every home game, a group of die-hard Texas Baseball fans gather to tailgate, get rowdy, and cheer on the Longhorns from outside the fence of Disch-Falk Field.


Engraved and Engaged

Twenty-five years ago, one Longhorn proposed to his girlfriend using engraved tiles outside the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center. Now their son is carrying on the tradition.


TXEXplainer: Net Tuition and Affordability at UT Austin

Editor’s note: Additional context regarding tuition deregulation has been added to the story. With week one of the 86th Legislative Session in the books,...


Alcalde Docs | Giving Voice

UT journalism professor Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez celebrates 20 years of VOCES, her digital archive project documenting Latinos’ roles in U.S. history.


A Word With the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award Winners

Each year, the Texas Exes bestows on six Longhorns The University of Texas’ highest honor: the Distinguished Alumnus Award. On Nov. 2, once again, alumni and friends...


Four New Books From the Longhorn Universe to Read in 2019

Heirs of the Founders By H.W. Brands, PhD ’85 New York Times best-selling author and UT history professor Brands is known for his gripping narration and colorful...


Power of Movement

UT professor Gesel Mason is preserving the work of black choreographers in her digital archive, “No Boundaries.”

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