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The Way Back: Moon Unit

A small chunk of the moon resides on the Forty Acres. Between 1969 and 1972, American astronauts brought back 842 pounds of similar specimens of moon rock....

 
 

Getting There: How Swimmer Joseph Schooling Became an Olympic Champion

Joseph Schooling is a member of an elite club: He is among a handful of Longhorn swimmers to have won an NCAA Men’s Swimming and Diving Championship during all...

 
 

Women’s Storybook Project Bridges the Gap Between Incarcerated Mothers and Their Children

Midday on a Thursday this past April, the Austin Country Club was the site of a luncheon to garner new volunteers and donations for a local nonprofit that has changed...

 
 

This Texas Exes Chapter Plants a Tree for Every Longhorn Football Win

About 60 miles west of Houston is Bellville, a place some 4,000 people call home. It’s the county seat of Austin County and not far from Brenham—famous for...

 
 

Slowing Down in Costa Rica

I’m not one for New Year’s resolutions. But this past December, during my first-ever visit to Big Bend National Park, I began to take note of things like ice...

 
 

World Record for Longest Horns Comes Home to Texas

Scott Evans, ’78, Life Member, is the owner of nine-year-old longhorn Sato, who in September set Guinness World Records for the largest living and the largest...

 
 

UT’s First Champion Quarterback Hosts Fredericksburg Book Signing

Longhorn Legend Duke Carlisle, BBA ’65, MBA ’66, Life Member, entertained the Texas Exes Fredericksburg Chapter at a signing and discussion for his new book...

 
 

Chance Reunion Proves Why We Wear Name Tags

At the Hill Country Texas Exes Independence Day gathering at Spicewood Vineyards, David Dale, BBA ’84, Life Member, met a fellow Longhorn parent in a wonderful...

 
 

Future Horns Celebrate the Start of Summer

Future Longhorns from the class of (approximately) 2037, Grayson, Parker, Elinor, and Louis welcome the start of summer at the Pennybacker Bridge after a tubing...

 
 

Longhorn Conquers His Fourth Boston Marathon

Albert Rubinsky, BA ’04, Life Member, completed his fourth Boston Marathon in April, his 20th overall. Rubinsky has also completed marathons in Texas, Maine,...

 
 
 
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