The Alcalde Crossword [July | August 2014 Solution]

Click here to see the solution to the July | August 2014 Alcalde crossword.


D.C. Texas Exes Gather for State of The Union

Washington, D.C. may be 1,500 miles from Austin, but it didn’t feel that way on Tuesday night, when more than 70 Longhorns gathered at an oyster bar to watch...


Hooked on the Cape of Good Hope

This past May, Life Members Mike Kneeland, BS ’07, and Jaime Sutton, BBA ’06, MBA ’13 traveled to South Africa to attend the wedding of Frances Hamker,...


Longhorn Preparing to Dive in Micronesia

John Nolan, BS ’82, MS ’83, Life Member, surfaced to hook his horns during a November scuba diving exhibition in Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia....


Babyfaced and Confused: McConaughey’s Early ’90s Audition Tape

He’s come a long way, baby. This audition tape, released Monday by Criterion as part of the Dazed and Confused special edition, shows Matthew McConaughey...


January|February Alumni Authors

Raising Questions: Daring to Denounce the Religious Right to Defend Our Civil Rights by Lauryne Wright, BJ ’83, Life Member Scattered with inspirational quotes...


2014 Distinguished Alumnus Awards

The 2014 Distinguished Alumnus Awards were among the most star-studded in the ceremony’s 56-year history. A Heisman Award recipient, a NASA astronaut who has flown...


The Way Back: Cirque du Longhorn

In 1906, the UT baseball team was in debt, so students created an event dubbed the Varsity Circus to raise money to get the baseball team out of the red and back...


Boomerang Days: Drag King

A Longhorn does college all over again. Les Amis Cafe is a Starbucks. The original Texadelphia sits empty behind boarded windows. Daniel Johnston’s iconic frog...


Sketches of Spain (and Beyond)

As told to Chris O’Connell. All illustrations by Melissa Reese. A group of Flying Longhorns recently cruised around the Western Mediterranean aboard the Marina,...

January|February 2015
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Ten Backward Things About Our Health Care System
UT Giving
Texas Executive MBA
Waterstone Lake Travis