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The Best of College

A unique UT program aims to give freshmen the quintessential university experience. Deciding on a major and, naturally, the trajectory of your entire life, is a...

 
 

Still Life

A new photography book captures the aging process in the 12-year production of Boyhood.

 
 

The Authentication of George Covington

In which we discover a blind man who sees the world better than everyone else. Last November, I drove way out West to see about a blind photographer. Actually,...

 
 

Jack Harbin, Texas Exes’ Top Hand, Has Died

Even as a child, John P. “Jack” Harbin, BBA ’39, Life Member, Distinguished Alumnus, had a shrewd mind for business. Born and raised in Waxahachie,...

 
 

Good Fellow

Biomedical engineering prodigy Ashvin Bashyam just hit the trifecta of prestigious science fellowships. Maybe you’ve had this nightmare: Dressed in a suit and...

 
 

Tulsa Chapter Shatters Its Fundraising Record

Life for a Longhorn in Oklahoma can be lonely. Members of the Tulsa Chapter of the Texas Exes can’t exactly go to a big bar in Sooner country to watch the...

 
 

The Witnesses

One UT professor’s mission to photograph some of the last living survivors of the Holocaust has become a race against time. Above: While Andula Lorencova’s...

 
 

Almost Famous

A team of Longhorn filmmakers pays homage to the greatest sports movies of all time by making the greatest intramural flag football movie … of all time. In the...

 
 

The Barefoot Contessa Talks Turkey

On an evening in September, legions of zealous Ina Garten fans swarmed the steps of UT’s Bass Concert Hall to see their culinary idol in the flesh. The world-famous...

 
 

Double Vision

Twin PhD students at UT’s cutting-edge nanomanufacturing center are thinking big—while thinking really, really small. Meghali and Sonali Chopra are identical...

 
 
 
 
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