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Gloria Steinem Shines Hopeful Light on Election Cycle

The presidential election is still two months away, but many are already exhausted by the 24-hours news cycle. “Part of our problem and our depression is [with...

 
 

UT to Offer Sober Freshman Dorms

The first year of college can be a daunting experience—living away from home for the first time while juggling school and a social life. For students in recovery,...

 
 

Five Highlights From President Greg Fenves’ State of the University Speech

State of the University 2016 with President Fenves Greg Fenves’ first year as president of the University of Texas was an eventful one. Since taking office...

 
 

A Conversation with Kevin Durant

Back on campus to for an event with the Center for Sports Leadership and Innovation and to receive the Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award, the former Longhorn basketball...

 
 

Texas Finds Momentum, Steamrolls UTEP 41-7

It didn’t contain the fanfare of opening night, the glitz and glamor of primetime, or the tradition of Notre Dame. But Texas’ 41-7 win over UTEP Saturday...

 
 

Remembering Tom Anderson, Who Tolled UT’s Bells for Six Decades

Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 12:50 p.m., the dulcet tones of the Tower bells ring out across the campus. As students and professors walk to class or lunch,...

 
 

Book From the Sky

A new exhibit at the Blanton Museum of Art helps correct the paucity of contemporary Chinese art in Texas. More than 25 years ago in Beijing, a group of people...

 
 

Texas Secretary of State Kicks Off Voter Education Campaign at UT

Students in H.W. Brands’ American history class got a visit this morning from Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos, BA ’74, who kicked off the state’s...

 
 

September|October 2016 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe Lady Cop Makes Trouble by Amy Stewart, BA ’90, MS ’92 In her second Constance Kopp mystery—the series is based...

 
 

Table Read

Author Toni Tipton-Martin strikes up a conversation about food, race, and love. Dedicated “for us all,” there is a message for everyone in The Jemima Code:...

 
 
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