The week before finals typically holds sleepless nights, copious amounts of coffee and sporadic Netflix breaks. University of Texas freshman Jessica Zeng and Kelly Ngo decided to also throw in a cross-country adventure nicknamed “Jailbreak.” 665 more words
On June 2nd, Bill Powers will end his tenure as president of the University of Texas.
During his nine years as the leader of the university, Powers helped the school to reform the undergraduate experience; elevate graduation rates, increase student body diversity, expand online education, create the Dell Medical School, grow its research programs and successfully reach a fundraising goal of over $3 billion, the largest in Texas history. 1,107 more words
I was driving home from my college town of Austin, Texas to my hometown of Dallas on Sunday afternoon when I first got word of the… 819 more words