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July|August 2017 Good Reads

Armadillo World Headquarters: A Memoir by Eddie Wilson, with Jesse Sublett The year was 1975 when Threadgill’s owner Eddie Wilson created Armadillo World Headquarters...

 
 

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Braggin’ Rights

It’s impossible to put everything that’s great about UT in one place. There’s too much to choose from—it can’t all be wrangled into one magazine. But just...

 
 

The Way Back: Back in Brack

Unlocking the vault of UT history Donated to UT in 1910 by George Brackenridge, the Brackenridge Tract—which includes married student housing, research labs,...

 
 

Reel Deal

One man is working to protect the rivers of Jackson Hole for generations of fly fishermen to come. Wading through the Snake River—a body of water that winds and...

 
 

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A Cure for Clara

When a rare “orphan disease” strikes, families often take matters into their own hands. This is Ryan and Jenny Bragg’s quest for a cure that may be just around...

 
 

July|August Alumni Authors

The Execution of Jesus the Christ: The Medical Cause of Our Lord’s Death During His Illegal Crucifixion By Mark J. Kubala, BA ’55, Life Member A neurosurgeon...

 
 

President’s Letter: Life Member No. 19639

“For life” would be the best way to characterize my relationship with UT and the Texas Exes. My uncle was the left fielder for Bibb Falk’s teams following...

 
 

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...

 
 
 
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