Archive for: Mirabeau Lamar



A University of the First Class: James R. Huffines

On the occasion of the Alcalde’s 100th anniversary, we asked Longhorns what “a University of the first class” means to them. James R. Huffines BS ’77,...



Frontier U

 In 1958, during the height of the Cold War, University of Texas Provost Harry Ransom wrote of a “counterfrontier” that challenged the stereotypical image...