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Lessons Learned at the Vietnam Summit: Day 2

Two years ago, the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library celebrated the 50th anniversary of the advancements in civil rights accomplished by President Johnson...

 
 

Henry Kissinger Talks Nixon Administration at Vietnam War Summit

If there was one thing made clear during former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger’s talk Tuesday at the Vietnam War Summit, it was that he is a man who...

 
 

The Bullhorn: November 1981

We’ve dug deep into the Alcalde archives to bring you historical campus news. The events described below actually happened.* Center for Metric Conversion ignites...

 
 

Longhorns on Screen

From Eli Wallach and Farrah Fawcett to Wes Anderson and Matthew McConaughey, Longhorns have a talented ancestry of Hollywood stars and filmmakers. You may have even...

 
 

Independent, Not Alone

How UT is creating community for foster and independent students Maria Suarez-Magana can handle working two jobs in high school. She can handle being homeless at...

 
 

May|June 2016 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe Exit Right: The People Who Left the Left and Reshaped the American Century by Daniel Oppenheimer In his debut book,...

 
 

Telling Refugee Stories

According to a 2015 United Nations report, there are now more than 55 million refugees globally. That means more people are fleeing their homes due to violence or...

 
 

The Dark Arts

From spoon-bending to séances, an art professor finds inspiration beyond the grave. Something strange happened in a UT art class a few years ago. Professor John...

 
 

John Kerry Revisits Battle Days in Vietnam Summit Keynote

U.S. Secretary of State and Vietnam War veteran John F. Kerry says he lives by the mantra “every day is extra.” On the second day of UT’s Vietnam...

 
 

UT Sociologist Harel Shapira on American Gun Culture

One in three Americans owns a gun, according to a 2015 Columbia University study. Yet the gulf between gun-owners and non-gun-owners may be wider than ever before—as anyone...

 
 
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