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The Way Back: Music Maker

The Way Back: Music Maker

Teaching violin allowed Cloteal Davis Haynes to share her love of music, 1973. You may have heard the name Cloteal Davis Haynes, BM ’72, MPAff ’77. She has...

 
 

The Shop Around the Corner

When Foxtrot founders and friends Taylor Bloom and Mike LaVitola were dreaming up their new upscale corner store in Chicago, they knew they had to offer one...

 
 
The Way Back: What a Drag

The Way Back: What a Drag

In an ever-changing Austin, one strip of road has kept a hold on UT’s student and faculty population: the Drag.   “As a new student at the...

 
 
What to Watch During the 2023 Texas Legislative Session

What to Watch During the 2023 Texas Legislative Session

Every new year brings another semester, another bluebonnet season, and new hopes for Longhorn football. And every other year? The legislature comes together...

 
 
The Way Back: A Place of Their Own

The Way Back: A Place of Their Own

Women at UT enjoyed dancing as one of their athletic options, 1923. Before the sports we know today, options for women’s physical education at UT Austin were...

 
 

Research Initiative Planet Texas 2050 Uses Art to Tell Story of Climate Change

The 2022 research symposium featured three dance performances. In 2018, researchers at The University of Texas decided to take a hard look at an important milestone....

 
 

Match.com Founder, Longhorn Is on a Mission to Improve Education Access

Peng Ong at the Monk’s Hill offices in Singapore. Peng Ong still remembers the first time he got to explore a computer. He was around 13 years old, well before...

 
 

The Way Back: A Curious Classroom

Students lounge in the College of Business Administration’s experimental classroom, 1971. Long before the pandemic forced students to find alternative classrooms...

 
 
Big Bertha II

Big Bertha II

Big Bertha has been the Sweetheart of the Longhorn Band for decades. Now, an even bigger Bertha is taking the field.

 
 

5 Outstanding Young Texas Exes You Should Know About

Countless Longhorns have made impressive strides in their careers after leaving the Forty Acres, but not all do it by the time they turn 40. Each year since 1979,...

 
 
 
 
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