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Longhorns Roam Alaskan Reindeer Farm

This group of Flying Longhorns travelers stopped to commemorate the moment while visiting a reindeer farm—and met one hungry reindeer—as part of the 2021...

 
 

50-State Journey Ends in Alaska

John C. Thomas, BBA ’83, raised his horns in Alaska’s Denali National Park to celebrate the completion of his journey visiting all 50 states. Thomas is...

 
 

Twenty Years after 9/11, a Longhorn Reflects on the Unexpected Detour—and the Subsequent Broadway show—that Altered His Life’s Trajectory

On the morning of September 11, 2001, Kevin Tuerff and his then-partner, also named Kevin, were on an Air France flight bound for New York City. The...

 
 

One of Austin’s Teeniest Attractions is Coming Back in a Big Way

For 60 years, one of Austin’s most beloved attractions was a tiny little train that ran on a very short track and carried just a couple dozen kids and their...

 
 

LBJ Memorial Unveiled in Houston

On Aug. 6, 2021, the City of Houston unveiled a statue dedicated to America’s 36th president, Lyndon Baines Johnson, at Little Tranquillity Park. Johnson’s...

 
 

The Longhorns Behind an Iconic Accessory Explain the Key to their Success

Back in 2014, about two years into their first business venture, Janie Cooke, BA ’89, and Caroline Nix, BA ’91, were presented with a playful challenge....

 
 

Ricky Williams’ Latest Passion Project was Written in the Stars

From the time he was a child growing up in Southern California, to his time in Austin, his years in the NFL, and beyond, Ricky Williams has squeezed every bit...

 
 

Flying Longhorn Friends Reconnect at Kenai Fjords

Caroline and Ricardo Chan, BS ’85, BS ’87, Life Member, visited the Exit Glacier in Alaska’s Kenai Fjords National Park, along with a group of friends...

 
 

Longhorn Stands Tall Amid Goblin State Park

Standing tall amid the Goblin Valley State Park in Utah is Longhorn Sara Avant, BS ’78, Life Member.

 
 

Learning to Hook ’em

Sharon Gilliland, BS ’70, helps her two-year-old grandson answer the question, “How old are you?”

 
 
 
 
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