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Sentimental journey

Gifts to Ransom Center honor loved ones, ‘visionary’ former president and chancellor By Angela Curtis Time and again, Miguel Gonzalez-Gerth has given to The University of Texas at Austin, his alma mater and former employer. But don’t call him a philanthropist. The retired Romance languages professor prefers a different label. “I’m a sentimentalist,” he said. [...]

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Gift Stories

With our donors’ help, we’re changing the world. We’re fighting disease, educating leaders, creating a more sustainable environment, leading advances in the computer age, and gaining new insight into the human mind. Every day, your gifts are at work.

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A Battle for the Ages

By Jamey Smith Laura Bush spearheads a campaign to rehabilitate one of UT’s most important buildings and honor a Texas pioneer. Predating the UT Tower by a quarter-century, Battle Hall stands, stately and majestic, as a reminder of the university’s early commitment to creating a campus environment that inspires excellence. But after continuously serving untold [...]

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