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He Did It With Class

After 16 seasons, Mack Brown retired as head football coach of the Texas Longhorns. Beyond a 158-48 record at UT and a National Championship, Brown says he wants...

 
 

Editor’s Letter: The Story Behind the Texas 10

Nominated by alumni, this list of inspiring teachers is unlike any other. Four years ago, the editors of this magazine wanted to celebrate excellent University...

 
 

The Bellmont Stakes

New athletics director Steve Patterson talks Charlie Strong, paying athletes, and whether Texas will ever play A&M again. Tim Taliaferro: You were previously...

 
 

UT Chancellor: ‘I’ve Accomplished My Goals’

Everything he set out to do, he has done. So said UT System chancellor Francisco Cigarroa yesterday at a press conference to announce that he is resigning as the...

 
 

One for the Wall

Best-case scenario, we make it until 2015 before the cover of this issue looks outdated. One of my favorite at-work distractions is browsing our wall of Alcalde...

 
 

Mack Brown Resigns as Head Coach of Texas Longhorns

The Texas head coach has stepped down from one of college football’s biggest jobs after 16 seasons. Initially touted for his recruiting prowess, Brown leaves...

 
 

Hall to Saban’s Agent: Powers Won’t Last the Year

University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall in January told the agent for Alabama football coach Nick Saban that UT-Austin President Bill Powers would be gone...

 
 

Arctic Adventure

When it comes to finding the best stories about The University of Texas at Austin, the Alcalde will go to the ends of the earth. For this issue’s cover story,...

 
 

Viva Italia

With pristine waters and the Swiss Alps in the distance, Italy’s lake district has drawn visitors for centuries. In September, 31 Flying Longhorns got to see what...

 
 

It’s Not (Just) About the Classroom

With all that’s changing in higher ed, Gage Paine is on a quest to make sure that the experience outside the classroom doesn’t get lost. The place to see Gage...

 
 
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