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String Theory

A young girl picks up her violin, steps up to the microphone in the center of the small stage in her school’s cafeteria, and excitedly begins her speech. She...

 
 

Mapping Modern Slavery

More people are enslaved now than at any point in human history. The Texas Slavery Mapping Project aims to change that. Not long ago, Noël Busch-Armendariz visited...

 
 

Chalk Talk

Can’t see this slideshow? Click here. Like many of his fellow PhD students in UT’s physics department, Frank Lee spends ample time in the grad student lounge...

 
 

Breaking Ground

It was a rare, frozen-breath kind of day on campus, but even the brisk weather couldn’t stop the inevitable: The Cockrell School of Engineering is getting...

 
 

All in Good Time

Texas has one of the best student-loan programs in the country. So why can’t UT tell students about it? The story behind Texas’ B-on-Time student loan program...

 
 

Meet Mark Jbeily

Studying Arabic in Morocco, interning at the White House Office of Cabinet Affairs, writing an honors thesis on preventive war, and serving as the student leader...

 
 

Trending Now: Pop Culture Feminism on Fleek, Whatever That Means

Beyoncé 101 Beyoncé isn’t exactly new on the scene, but thanks to a new class at UT, Queen Bee is more popular than ever. First offered last fall in UT’s...

 
 

#Winning

Take a look back at UT volleyball’s 2014 season through the team’s most-used hashtags on Twitter and Instagram. Going into the 2014 NCAA Semifinals this past...

 
 

March | April 2015 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe My Beautiful City Austin By David Heymann Waxing nostalgic about how Austin used to be has become something of an...

 
 

The Dean Who Tweets

How UT’s dean of students stays connected. UT’s Dean of Students, Soncia Reagins-Lilly, likes to take selfies. Scroll down her Twitter feed (@MotherDean), and...

 
 
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