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Our donors love The University of Texas at Austin, and they’ve chosen to give to the University in many ways. Their stories are enlightening, inspiring, and surprising.

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What Can Happen When People Believe in You

Born to a family of modest means in Uvalde, west of San Antonio, Dick Evans, BBA ’68, was 14 when his father died. “I had to grow up fast,” he says. “I took a job as a janitor for the office building next to the local bank.” That’s where he met two individuals who would […]

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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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Teens ‘Byte’ into Computer Science

By Jamey Smith When it comes to summer camp, some teenagers may be ready to trade the traditional canoes and archery for something with a bit more flash. Luckily, there’s a camp for nearly every interest these days. And as always, UT is in the vanguard. First Bytes, a one-week camp for high school girls, […]

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What Can Happen When People Believe in You

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Raising Our Horns

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Teens ‘Byte’ into Computer Science

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Liz and Les: From UT Sweethearts to D.C. Power Couple

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Supermouse!

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

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