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Up For the Challenge

One UT student with a disability is fighting for accessibility for all. UT-Austin sophomore Archer Hadley wants you to be uncomfortable. He wants you to challenge...

 
 

On the Taco Trail

Two self-proclaimed taco journalists made it their mission to document the best of the best in Texas. Seven thousand miles, 10 Texas cities, 500 tacos, and two...

 
 

Bigger or Brighter

Texas Commissioner of Higher Education Raymund Paredes, BA ’64, PhD ’73, Life Member, says the state’s future depends on Latinos’ educational success. But...

 
 

January|February 2017 Good Reads

New books of interest to the Longhorn Universe The Enchilada Queen Cookbook by Sylvia Casares, BS ’76 Sylvia Casares’ latest cookbook is truly a Texas-Mexico...

 
 

Boomerang Days: Raising Hell

A Longhorn does college all over again.  I don’t like football. I know this strikes many readers as sacrilege, but I don’t really care how the Longhorn football...

 
 

Texas Crew Alum Races Across the Atlantic

Brian Krauskopf, David Alviar, and Mike Matson For many of us, these last few weeks of the year are a slog to vacation, a much-needed respite filled with, perhaps,...

 
 

Lucy in the Sky: UT Study Says Ancient Human Ancestors Climbed Trees

It’s 3.2 million years ago and you’re traveling through the forests of Ethiopia. There’s no familiar sign of civilization in sight, though the wet, warm weather...

 
 

D’Onta Foreman Wins Doak Walker Award

It’s not the Heisman, but outgoing junior D’Onta Foreman joined elite company at Texas last night after he was named the 2016 Doak Walker Award winner,...

 
 

Texas Students Remember Campus in the Wake of Pearl Harbor

Nearly 75 years ago, Ida Sample, BBA ’44, sat attentively in her morning math class. It was the second semester of her sophomore year of college, and 1942...

 
 

Snubbed: D’Onta Foreman Passed Over as Heisman Finalist

In 1956, Notre Dame quarterback Paul Hornung won the Heisman Trophy after leading the Fighting Irish to a 2-8 record. It’s the last time a player with a...

 
 
 
 
 
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