UT Austin Students Share Their Thoughts on a College Experience They Never Saw Coming

We asked 10 Longhorns how it feels to be a student in the pandemic.



How a Brand-New Med School Faces the Biggest Health Care Crisis in a Century

As soon as Clay Johnston’s video pops up on Zoom on the morning of June 19, the dean of Dell Medical School apologizes...



What Does it Mean to Be a Longhorn Fan in 2020?

Seven years ago, I attended my final UT football game as a fan; six or so months later I joined the staff of the Texas Exes and...


Recent Stories

The Big Layover: A Frequent Flyer Stays Grounded When Everything is up in the Air

As told to Dorothy Guerrero Norton on her front porch in Austin, 2020. I remember exactly when I first caught the bug....


Alcalde Docs

How the Longhorns Behind Ranch Rider Are Keeping Spirits High

A pair of McCombs grads are determined to take over the canned cocktail market—in spite of a pandemic-induced aluminum shortage.


Matthew McConaughey Takes Stock of His Life in New Memoir ‘Greenlights’

Last year, Matthew McConaughey packed his bags and headed to Fort Davis, Texas, where his story first begins (“That’s where I was conceived,” he explains)....


Staying Cool in the Texas Summer

Robert Hernandez, BBA ’84, Life Member, demonstrates how to stay cool in the Texas summer.


Longtime Longhorn Celebrates 60 Years

Ken Capps, BJ ’82, Life Member, celebrated turning 60 on Aug. 31. Pictured above, Capps hooks ’em at the Great Pyramids in a photo that appeared in a 1987...


Longhorn Mother and Daughter Graduate 10 Years Apart

After completing her doctorate from the UT Austin School of Nursing, Patricia White, DNP ’20, pictured right, is now officially the proudest Longhorn. White...


Alumna’s Project Celebrates Centennial of 19th Amendment

Keliy Anderson-Staley, ‘Daniela’ Meg Griffiths, BA ’04, and co-founder Frances Jakubek created A Yellow Rose Project, a photographic collaboration...


Alcalde Docs

Evelyn From the Internets on Being a YouTube Star

We talked to Longhorn Evelyn Ngugi on why humor and difficult topics go hand in hand, and what happens when your side hustle becomes full-time.


Letter from the Executive Director: Out in Front

I don’t know what will happen in the time between me writing this letter and the magazine actually showing up in your mailbox, but I think it’s safe to...


Texas Longhorn Football Players March to the State Capitol in Honor of George Floyd

June 4, 2020; Austin, TX, USA; Members of the Texas Longhorns march to the Texas State Capitol from the UT Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Lola Gomez/American Statesman...