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UT Professor Brian Korgel Leading the Charge on Solar Power

You walk into a clothing store. You buy a T-shirt, walk out into the sunny Texas weather, and later in the day notice that your phone battery is dying. On a cord...

 
 

Art.Science.Gallery.

Hanging on the wall of Hayley Gillespie’s Art.Science.Gallery. is the answer to the universe. In an 11-by-14 inch print, the Earth sits upon the back of a great...

 
 

Philanthropy, Deep-Fried

North Korean immigrant Hyejeong had been in China for a while. She needed a way to feed her baby, but found it difficult to get work. Because her daughter, Sue,...

 
 

Southern Ghosts Rise in “The Attapulgus Elegies”

The room is pitch black. The audience falls silent as a figure shuffles onto the stage. As the lights slowly come up, they shine on an old woman wearing ragged...

 
 

Meet Andrew Rosas, New Host of “The Hook”

When The Hook returns on February 2, the man behind the desk will have a different face and name. Sort of. Andrew Rosas, ’05, may look a bit like the witty weekly...

 
 

From Cheating Voles, Lessons on Evolution of Behavior

On account of their sheer abundance, prairie voles, a species of small Midwestern rodent, are what conservationists call a “species of least concern;” in other...

 
 

Total Recall: UT Researchers Shed Light on Memory

Let’s say it’s the morning of your first day of college. You’ve memorized your schedule, mapped out your route, and taken off 20 minutes early. But when you...

 
 

UT Student Brings Theater to Refugee Camps

More than six years ago, a large crowd formed a circle inside a Syrian refugee camp, creating a mock stage. Bart Pitchford, a U.S. soldier, stood in the midst of...

 
 

Just What the Doctor Ordered

When it comes to exercise, UT geneticist Molly Bray doesn’t believe in the old adage that something is better than nothing. She argues that mentality can do more...

 
 

Five Questions for Maurie McInnis

On July 1, 2016, Maurie McInnis will be UT-Austin’s next executive vice president and provost, president Greg Fenves announced Monday in an email to students,...

 
 
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