On Gameday, 1883 Council Hears From Five-Star Student Recruits

Among the tailgate parties and receptions taking place all around the Forty Acres before this Saturday’s football game, one took on a different tone. UT’s 1883 Council, made up of emerging alumni leaders, gathered near the leisure pool behind Gregory Gym. From there, the towering walls and lights of DKR-Texas Memorial Stadium were within sight. … Read more

Texas Exes Awards $749,625 to 307 UT Students at Annual Named Scholarship Dinner

It’s scholarship dinner season here at the Texas Exes. Three dinners—one each for our chapter scholarships, named/dedicated scholarships, and the Texas Exes Scholars and Forty Acres Scholars—bring hundreds of students, donors, and friends to our building for evenings of fellowship and celebration. For many students, it’s a chance to finally meet the donor who is … Read more

For Her Birthday, Donor Gives the Gift of a Scholarship

July 17 bears special significance for Susana Alemán: not only is it her birthday, it’s also the 40th anniversary of the day she arrived at The University of Texas from the South Texas town of Falfurrias: July 17, 1972. Yesterday morning, in a small ceremony at the Alumni Center, Alemán, BS ’75, MEd ’78, JD … Read more