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Voices Against Violence

Students half a world apart are joining forces to end campus sexual assault. On a chilly morning in March, bleary-eyed students file into a large conference room...

 
 

A Wise Man Once Said

In a new book, Chancellor McRaven expands on life lessons from his famous commencement speech. The first piece of advice Admiral William H. McRaven, BJ ’77, Life...

 
 

The Modern Artist

Associate Professor of Performance as Public Practice Paul Bonin-Rodriguez says a degree in fine art is worth much more in today’s world than people realize. Compared...

 
 

Secrets of Sicily

Each summer, a classics professor leads a crew of volunteers, including UT students, on a quest to uncover the past on a sunny Mediterranean island. The little...

 
 

Learning From Children

The Priscilla Pond Flawn Child and Family Laboratory turns 90. Elizabeth Andrews can still remember running through the two giant hedges of honeysuckle along the...

 
 

Professor’s Sculpture Represents Austin at International Media Arts Exhibition

In a suburb just north of Paris, nine works of media art from countries across the globe line the Centre des Arts. Each contains a technological component—projections,...

 
 

UT Publishes Free Digital Edition of “The Collections”

More than 170 million cultural artifacts fill the university’s repositories, outdoing many of the largest collections in the nation. But people don’t have to...

 
 

UT is Working With Google to Map Air Pollution in Real Time

Scientists at UT, led by Cockrell School professor Josh Apte and in collaboration with Google, the Environmental Defense Fund, and Aclima, a company that builds...

 
 

TxExplainer: The 2017 Legislative Session Is Over. So Now What?

As the 2017 Texas Legislative session kicked into high gear, tensions were high—bills were filed, laws were made, and even a fight nearly broke out. From funding...

 
 

May|June 2017 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe   Rewrite Man: The Life and Career of Screenwriter Warren Skaaren by Alison Macor, MA ’91, PhD ’00 Rewrite...

 
 
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