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What I’ve Learned at UT: Don’t Try to Do it All

For commencement 2014, we asked graduating students to share one thing they’ve learned from their time at UT. Below, psychology major Sadie Witkowski writes...

 
 

American Idol Sends UT Premed Student to Hollywood

UT premed student Munfarid Zaidi has received his golden ticket to Hollywood—and while being cradled in the arms of American Idol judge Harry Connick Jr., no...

 
 

The Darker Side of Disney [Podcast]

UT sophomore Jon “Paint” Cozart‘s Internet success relies on a deep knowledge of pop culture and a hefty dose of humor—not to mention a great...

 
 

50,000 Visit Campus for Explore UT

Nearly 500 school buses unloaded on the Forty Acres this Saturday for Explore UT. An estimated 50,000 visitors—mostly elementary and secondary students, but also...

 
 

UT ‘Dreamers’ Celebrate New Immigration Policy

Editor’s Note: The mission of The Alcalde and the Texas Exes is to keep alumni and friends informed about The University of Texas. But this article on a campus...

 
 

Rainbow Roots

How UT’s First Gay Student Group Paved the Way Last week, UT celebrated its fifth-annual Lavender Graduation, a commencement ceremony honoring the achievements...

 
 

Students Distribute 10,000 Roses for Genocide Awareness

“What’s with the rose?” The question buzzed around the Forty Acres today. Many were puzzled at first sight of the long-stemmed white roses tied with orange...

 
 

Texas’ Biggest Open House Gets Bigger & Better

An event billed as “The Biggest Open House in Texas” was bigger and better than ever this year. More than 50,000 people visited campus Saturday for...

 
 

Diehard UT Fans Hit the Slopes

Here’s some evidence of a true Longhorn: Stephen Mendoza, second from right, convinced three friends to brandish a giant UT flag on a recent trip to Winter...

 
 

Things UT Students Will Do to Avoid Studying [Watch]

A group of UT students have taken procrastination to new heights in a wacky viral video. One night last week, John Warder and his roommates were all studying dutifully...

 
 
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