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Behold the Glory of this Petri-Dish Longhorn

The Longhorn symbol is one of the most recognizable logos on the planet, but you’ve probably never seen it in this eye-catching form: fluorescent yeast in...

 
 

TXEXplainer: Methane Hydrate

Can’t see this video? Click here. It’s an elusive, chimerical material locked beneath the Earth’s surface, often called “fire and ice”...

 
 

Searching for Hard-Hitting Solutions to Traumatic Brain Injury

Earlier this season, former UT quarterback David Ash made the decision to quit after suffering a series of concussions so severe that team doctors told Ash that...

 
 

Texas Men’s Golf Knocks off Virginia to Win U.S. Collegiate Championship

Texas Men’s Golf won the U.S. Collegiate Championship on Sunday with a score of 277—11 under par—to edge out the University of Virginia by one stroke....

 
 

David Ash, Texas … Baseball Player?

David Ash has thrown his final career pass as a Longhorn, perhaps just in time to throw his first strikeout. A Texas athletics spokesman confirmed yesterday that...

 
 

Texas Fight: The Torchlight Parade and Rally in Pictures

Save for a 20-year hiatus in the ’70s and ’80s, UT’s Torchlight Parade and Rally has been going strong since 1916, when Longhorns cheered for...

 
 

UT System Updates SeekUT Website With Salary, Debt Data

This week the UT System relaunched its SeekUT website, a free online tool that displays median salary and debt data for graduates of universities in the UT system. On...

 
 

The Tunnel: A Longhorn Remembers His Final Red River Rivalry

Billy Schott, BS ’83, a former Longhorns placekicker and wide receiver, remembers his final journey through the Cotton Bowl tunnel as a player. When you’re...

 
 

When Can Kids Play Alone? Two UT Experts Weigh In

The story of an Austin mom and UT graduate who got a visit from the police and Child Protective Services after allowing her son to play outside alone has touched...

 
 

What’s the Deal With Jet Pack Man?

If you’ve been at DKR this season, you’ve surely seen—though probably not understood—the spectacle just before kickoff in the south end zone. A...

 
 
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