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Circle of Life

This March, the Flying Longhorns jetted to Southern Africa to explore its rich history, culture, and nature. They visited Nelson Mandela’s prison cell, traveled...

 
 

The Write Stuff: Four 2015 Graduates with World-Changing Theses

Each year, hundreds of undergraduate students go about the daunting task of developing, researching, and writing a thesis. This year’s graduates have produced...

 
 

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To Understand #BringBackOurGirls, Look to History

As Nigeria’s search for nearly 300 kidnapped schoolgirls enters its third month and some call for U.S. intervention, UT graduate student Brian McNeil explains...

 
 

Three Longhorns in Uganda

Rudy Treuter, BS ’80, Life Member, shared this photo of her son Jordan and two fellow UT alums from a mission trip to Jinja, Uganda. From left: Jordan Treuter,...

 
 

Longhorns in Mali

Christopher Mesnard, BA ’10, left, and Jonathan Sih, BA ’06, hooked their horns in Mali, West Africa. Both are deployed with the U.S. Air Force, where Mesnard...

 
 

A Longhorn in Tanzania

Whitney Easterling, BA ’12, Life Member, showed her Texas pride after bagging a cape buffalo on safari in Tanzania. Her father Jim Easterling, BBA ’63, LLB...

 
 

Texas Ex Volunteers in Ghana

EmilyAnne Skinner, BS ’05, Life Member, shared this photo of Mark Alford, BBA ’84, Life Member, teaching surgery on a recent medical mission trip to Accra,...

 
 

Flying Longhorns on Safari

Can’t see this slideshow? Click here. Thousands of wildebeest, zebras, gazelles, and myriad other grassland creatures thunder across the plains of Tanzania...

 
 

A New Longhorn Family

Eric Paschall, BBA ’05, MPA ’05, Life Member, shared this photo of the Lemons family. It was taken on Feb. 6, when Amy and Jared Lemons met their new daughter,...

 
 

A Texas Ex in the Serengeti

Sara Burroughs, BJ ’61, MA ’64, Life Member, sent this snapshot from “somewhere in the Serengeti” of Tanzania, Africa. Burroughs—a retired teacher...

 
 
 
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