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Here Comes the Sun-Powered Home

Students from seven of UT's colleges and schools are collaboratively designing, building and marketing a solar-powered home as part of the 2015 Solar Decathlon competition. See their progress and get tips on using solar power at home.

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So You Want to Be an Entrepreneur?

Entrepreneurship can be rewarding. But don't go into it blind. The hours are long, the income is unsteady and your idea may need work before it succeeds.

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Looking Back on a Stormy, Resilient Commencement

See photos, videos and more from a history-making commencement weekend, including an impromptu student-led celebration.

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Tower Talk

Thank You, Longhorns

On his last day in office after nine years as president, Bill Powers shares a farewell message.

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June 2, 2015

Tower Shines Orange for Bill Powers

To mark President Powers' last day in office and to honor his nine years of service to the University of Texas at Austin, the Tower will shine brightly tonight. Read about Powers' tenure

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On his last day as the 28th president of #UTAustin, we look back at President Bill Powers' nine-year tenure. https://t.co/8DWUwiAF9t #HookEm
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RT @utaustin: The #UTTower shines brightly tonight to mark President Bill Powers' final day in office. http://t.co/BwnU7wiB7s
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