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Mark Updegrove Says Farewell to the LBJ Presidential Library

On April 10, 2014, LBJ Presidential Library director Mark Updegrove stood beside civil rights champion and Congressman John Lewis. Together, they had just welcomed...

 
 

March|April 2017 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe Miles and Miles of Texas: 100 Years of the Texas Highway Department  by Carol Dawson, BA ’75, and Roger Allen Polson,...

 
 

Another Place and Time

Two UT professors document the untold history of Hollywood’s greatest scenic artists.  In one of the most iconic scenes in cinematic history, Cary Grant and...

 
 

UT Town Hall Addresses Anti-Immigrant and Anti-Muslim Campus Posters

During a town hall-style forum hosted by UT president Greg Fenves on Wednesday, students voiced their concerns about religion, race, and immigration on campus,...

 
 

Longhorn Family Gifts Father UT Class Ring 31 Years Later

It was a proud day for the Hodges family. The time had come for the youngest of the clan, Clay, a sports management junior at UT, to receive his class ring—a...

 
 

Longhorns and Aggies Unite For Higher Ed at the Capitol

“UT-Austin and Texas A&M really are the two premier universities in the state of Texas,” UT System Chancellor William McRaven said to a sea of orange...

 
 

Ellen DeGeneres Hosts Beyonce-Themed Costume Contest on Campus

Ellen DeGeneres challenged hundreds of Longhorns to get in formation on Tuesday afternoon for a chance to win tickets to this year’s Grammys. All they had...

 
 

UT Alumnus Rex Tillerson Sworn In as U.S. Secretary of State

UT-Austin’s Cockrell School of Engineering alumnus Rex Tillerson, BS ’75, Life Member, Distinguished Alumnus, has been tapped to serve as U.S. secretary...

 
 

UT Leaders Respond to White House Travel Ban

After the White House temporarily banned citizens of seven countries from entering the United States last Friday, UT leaders and the community responded with...

 
 

Meet the Regents: What You Missed at the Senate

Two days after Gov. Greg Abbott appointed two new members and one returning member to the University of Texas System Board of Regents, the Senate gathered to question...

 
 
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