The Way Back

 

The Way Back: Don’t Be a Stranger

Karen Schneider ’89 announces winner of Life Membership during the Chairman’s Senior Send-Off. Not long after this issue reaches your doorstep, thousands...

 
 

The Way Back: Flower Power

Though the fashion in this photo will likely be the first thing you notice, the image of two bohemians tending to campus flora presages a significant conflict...

 
 

The Way Back: All-Inclusive

This blanket tax ID card belonged to Jean (Hudson) Caton, ’39, the great-grandmother of the Alcalde’s managing editor, Eliza Pillsbury, BA, BJ ’23,...

 
 

The Way Back: Fanfare

The Longhorns played the Arkansas Razorbacks on Oct. 15, 1966, in a stadium that would soon undergo significant renovations. This funky fisheye shot almost does...

 
 

The Way Back: Growing Up with the Tower

Norma Bowman and her mother in front of the Tower during its construction, 1935. Do you remember the first time you saw the Tower? Was it on campus for a football...

 
 

The Way Back: Bevo in Bronze

The bronze longhorn statue is lifted onto the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center patio by crane. One of the more recognizable statues on the Forty Acres is a bronze...

 
 

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 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...

 
 

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...

 
 

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...

 
 
 
 
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