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Make the Most of Life at UT

Summer is winding down, kickoff is getting closer and students are returning to the Forty Acres for the fall semester. When 51,000 Longhorns start classes next week, they will be exploring countless opportunities to become tomorrow’s artists, scientists, athletes, doctors, entrepreneurs, engineers and more.

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Reading Round-Up

Read the Books UT Professors Love

Selected by some of UT's finest professors, the list for 2015 Reading Round-Up includes more than 50 books students will read together as part of a campus-wide book club this week. Peruse the list and get to know a good book or two.

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In Pursuit of Health

Six Tips for Staying Sharp

As students return to classes after summer break, getting back into learning mode may be a challenge. We asked experts across campus for their best research-based advice for staying mentally sharp.

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Summer Study Abroad

Horns Up Across the Globe

As summer comes to a close and students return to the Forty Acres, take a look at how some Longhorns spent their summers in global classrooms. In 78 countries around the world, these students experienced an adventure-filled summer.

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