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Journalism professor Mary Angela Bock weighs in on the rise of “fake news.” These days, the media landscape is like the Wild Wild West. If you don’t have a...

 
 

UT School of Architecture Announces First Female Dean

UT announced the appointment of Michelle Addington as the new dean of the School of Architecture on Monday. Addington, currently the Hines Professor of Sustainable...

 
 

Chulita Vinyl Club Brings PhD Students into DJ Scene

A crowd gathers on the dance floor. They jostle their hips and throw up their hands as the upbeat rhythm of cumbia music blares through the speakers. Onstage, Ana...

 
 

UT Town Hall Addresses Anti-Immigrant and Anti-Muslim Campus Posters

During a town hall-style forum hosted by UT president Greg Fenves on Wednesday, students voiced their concerns about religion, race, and immigration on campus,...

 
 

Herman’s Defensive Staff Bonds Together

When new Texas football head coach Tom Herman gave his first press conference on January 5, he made twin declarations: he hadn’t watched any film from the...

 
 

Longhorns and Aggies Unite For Higher Ed at the Capitol

“UT-Austin and Texas A&M really are the two premier universities in the state of Texas,” UT System Chancellor William McRaven said to a sea of orange...

 
 

The LBJ School Remembers Barbara Jordan at Recent Exhibition

Barbara Jordan was a woman of firsts: She was the first African-American woman to be elected to the Texas Senate, the first Southern African American to serve in...

 
 

Ellen DeGeneres Hosts Beyonce-Themed Costume Contest on Campus

Ellen DeGeneres challenged hundreds of Longhorns to get in formation on Tuesday afternoon for a chance to win tickets to this year’s Grammys. All they had...

 
 

The Final Frontier: A Longtime UT Engineering Professor Bids Farewell

It was 1957, and Wallace Fowler’s life was about to be altered forever. A self-proclaimed airplane nut and a recent high school graduate, Fowler, BA ’60,...

 
 

UT Leaders Respond to White House Travel Ban

After the White House temporarily banned citizens of seven countries from entering the United States last Friday, UT leaders and the community responded with...

 
 
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