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Class of 2017

Breaking the cycle. Thriving in tragedy. Shifting paradigms. Changing the world. This is the University of Texas at Austin’s Class of 2017.

 
 

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Not For Sale: Human Trafficking in Texas

On the second floor of the Refugee Services of Texas building, just off I-35 in Northeast Austin, a group of women chat and laugh as they craft handmade dolls. Dressed...

 
 

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The 2017 Texas Ten

From lengthy, heartwarming diatribes about life-changing lectures to all-caps declarations of a professor’s awesomeness, each year, the Texas 10 nominations elicit...

 
 

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The Natural

Eighteen years after begging her father not to run for president, Today correspondent Jenna Bush Hager is loving life in the spotlight. The streets of New York...

 
 

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An Iconic Texas Artist Makes His Giant Mark on the World

Bob Wade says there are three main components to his working life: blood, sweat, and beer. And sun-drenched and parched on a concrete slab outside a South Austin...

 
 

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War Time

On March 1, 1917, as World War I entered its third grueling year, news of the Zimmerman Telegram broke across America. It caused a national sensation, revealing...

 
 

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Generations of Longhorn Roommates Become Lifelong Friends

When I first stepped foot into my 75-year-old dorm room my freshman year of college, I realized I’d been misled. It was the fall of 2012 and the little space on...

 
 

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Shaky Ground

As oil and gas production has boomed again in Texas and Oklahoma, earthquakes have become a startling byproduct. Gordon Laird was standing at the foot of the bed....

 
 

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Six Longhorns Leading the Texas Booze Boom

As Texas becomes a haven for brewers, winemakers, and distillers, these six Longhorn brands are leading the way.

 
 

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Face to Face

A photography series by artist Ann Hamilton takes a look at the lives touched by Central Texas’ health care system.

 
 
 
September | October 2018
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Changing Your World
 
 
 
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