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Orange and White Welcome Hooks Students on Texas Exes

Thousands of UT students pass by 2110 San Jacinto Boulevard on any given day. They walk briskly, zip past on bikes, glide by via skateboard, and inch their cars...

 
 

UT Regents Approve System-Wide Admissions Policy

The UT System Board of Regents voted 8-1 to approve a new admissions policy Thursday morning. The policy, which applies to all UT System academic institutions,...

 
 

Davis Statue Will Be Moved to Briscoe Center

After a century of debate, the final word is in: The statue of Confederate president Jefferson Davis will be moved from UT’s Main Mall to an exhibit at...

 
 

‘The Sensitives’ Reveals a Little-Known and Controversial Illness [Watch]

The Sensitives is a documentary, but its trailer feels more like a missive from the world of science fiction. Two gaunt men stare out the windows of a van at...

 
 

A Texas Ex in Free Fall

Adriana DaCosta, BS ’09, MS ’14, put her horns up during a recent sky dive.

 
 

The Inventor

UT physicist John Goodenough changed our lives with his pioneering battery research—and he isn’t done yet. On a Monday morning in March, a thunderstorm is pelting...

 
 

Supreme Court to Rehear Fisher Case

The future of race in admissions is once again headed back to the U.S. Supreme Court. The court announced Monday that it will rehear the case of Abigail Fisher,...

 
 

Regent Wallace Hall Sues UT Chancellor Over Records

UT regent Wallace Hall filed suit this week against UT chancellor William McRaven in a dispute over access to admissions records. Hall alleges that the UT System...

 
 

Introducing the 2015 Distinguished Alumni

Roll out the red carpet: This year’s crop of Distinguished Alumnus Award winners is an impressive bunch. Presented each fall, the Distinguished Alumnus Award...

 
 

Calhoun County Chapter Awards $2,500 Scholarship

Evelyn Burleson, BBA ’67, Life Member, shared this photo of herself with scholarship recipient Chris Yeh, a 2015 graduate of Calhoun High School. Burleson is...

 
 
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