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Longhorns dive into scientific research their first semester on campus. Labs become launch pads for discovery, transformation and extraordinary achievement.

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UT Energy Week 2016
Join experts in academia, industry, government and the non-profit world for a fresh look at some of the most vital energy issues facing society in the...
Etter-Harbin Alumni Center (UTX)
2016 Barbara Jordan Keynote Address: Vanita Gupta
The 2016 Barbara Jordan Forum Keynote Speaker is Vanita Gupta, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department...
LBJ School of Public Affairs
Visiting Artist Lecture by Anna Betbeze
Anna Betbeze was born in 1980 and raised in Columbus, Georgia. She received a B.F.A from the University of Georgia in 2003 and an M.F.A. from Yale...
Art Building (ART)