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Hooked on Painting

39 members of the Corpus Christi Texas Exes chapter took part in a Tower-painting fundraiser at Tipsy Canvas, a local art studio. Thanks to everyone that attended,...

 
 

Moody College of Communication Dean Hart to Resign in May

Roderick Hart, dean of the Moody College of Communication, has announced he will resign in May after a decade of administrative service, according to the Daily...

 
 

Dallas Chapter Paints Local School Burnt Orange [Watch]

If you walk down the hallways of Conrad High School, you’ll hear as many as 35 languages being spoken. Most of the students at the northeast Dallas school...

 
 

Horns on Horns

Betty Klutts Barton, BS ’64, and Wes Barton shared this photo of a newborn calf with a familiar color pattern on his face. The calf belongs to Betty’s mother,...

 
 

Hook ‘Em in Panama Beach

Melissa Brown, BS ’89, MA ’91, hooks ‘em at Panama City Beach. She graduated 25 years ago with her first degree from UT and is still a Longhorn...

 
 

Talk Back: Responses to our July | August Issue

At the Alcalde, we welcome all thoughts about our coverage of the university at comments@alumni.utexas.edu. Fracked Charles A. Goebel, BS ’80, Life Member,...

 
 

Turning the Page

With a succession plan in place for President Bill Powers, it’s time to think about the future. In July, UT-Austin president Bill Powers and UT System chancellor...

 
 

Not Even a Broken Internet Can Stop Kevin Durant

The Internet broke this morning, when any Google Image search brought up one of two images: a 2012 Ukranian car crash, or NBA MVP and Longhorn basketball star...

 
 

Trending Now: Beer Delivery, Young Adult Lit, and Rompers

BrewDrop Leave it to three Austinites (brothers Matt and Andrew Bell and friend Gerardo Trevino) to create the first on-demand alcohol delivery app in Texas. In...

 
 

A Different Kind of Adult Bookstore

A quirky bookstore is bringing new life to Austin’s poetry scene. Not long after Malvern Books opened a year ago, an elderly gentleman stuck his head in the door,...

 
 
 
 
 
September|October 2014
The Man for the Job
The New Dobie
Economic Forecast Discussion
Red River Showdown 5K
Austin Marriage Project
 
 
 
 
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