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2002 Feature Story Archive

23 December 2002 - 6 January 2003 Tolkien and the Tongues of Middle Earth: Hobbits, elves and orcs teach lessons in linguistics
16 December - 23 December 2002 The Art of Light: Lighting design program shines as one of a kind
9 December - 16 December 2002 A Sharper Eye on Global Warming: Four-year, $232 million NASA project relies on work of university engineers
2 December - 9 December 2002 State of Education: Dana Center marks decade of innovation in advancing opportunities for all Texas students
25 November - 2 December 2002 Consuming Passion: Human psychology shapes the shopping experience
18 November - 25 November 2002 Fear Factor: Psychologists help people conquer anxieties and phobias
11 November - 18 November 2002 Clues to an Ancient Civilization: Archaeologists and students unearth history of the Maya in Belize
4 November - 11 November 2002 Point. Click. Learn.: Teachers and students around the world connect to university's Homework Service
28 October - 4 November 2002 Littlefield Spirit Lives On: House is a Victorian ghost of the past
21 October - 28 October 2002 Imagining the Past, Investing in the Future: Historical novelist James A. Michener's legacy creates new possibilities for artists and writers
14 October - 21 October 2002 Behind the Veil: Professor reveals its political, religious and cultural significance
7 October - 14 October 2002 Showband of the Southwest: For more than a century the Longhorn Band has thrilled football fans and U.S. presidents
30 September - 7 October 2002 Taking Classes for Kicks: Self-defense courses strengthen body and mind
23 September - 30 September 2002 Shakespeare Plays Texas: Works of the Bard create dialogue between London and Austin
16 September - 23 September 2002 Born to Be a Bully?: Study shows social stress can change your mind
9 September - 16 September 2002 The Growth of Tissue Engineering: Charting new pathways to neural and vascular health
30 August - 9 September 2002 You Are Here: From points around the globe, visitors zero in on geography of world conflicts through map collection
26 August - 30 August 2002 Gone To Texas: Texas-sized welcome for new students, including largest freshman class
19 August - 26 August 2002 Fishing for Secrets of the Sea: Marine Science Institute solves mysteries of the underwater world
12 August - 19 August 2002 Taking Control of a Destructive Disease: Researchers help Mexican Americans find better ways to live with diabetes
5 August - 12 August 2002 13,000 Years at Your Fingertips: Virtual museum showcases the rich cultural heritage of Texas
29 July - 5 August 2002 Saving a Dying Language: Graduate students help preserve endangered language in the Amazon Basin of Peru
19 July - 29 July 2002

A Master Collection: Noted scholar's gift of 3,200 prints enriches the Blanton Museum

15 July - 19 July 2002 Window to the World: Outreach program brings diverse people and cultures closer to home
8 July - July 15 2002 Learning by Doing: Innovative education program integrates theory with hands-on learning to produce successful engineers
1 July - July 8 2002 Opening a Treasured Book: Rare Gutenberg Bible will be available to millions through digitization
24 June - July 1 2002 Marking a Course for Higher Education: Former provost and Law School dean leads University of Texas System
17 June - 24 June 2002 Speaking Clearly, Clearly Hearing: Center gives people means to express themselves
10 June - 17 June 2002 Lawyers for the People: School of Law faculty work to promote the common good
3 June - 10 June 2002 The Promise of a Cure: Researchers develop antibodies that may stop anthrax threat
27 May - 3 June 2002 Family Ties: Program unites Hispanic mothers and daughters on the path to academic success
20 May - 27 May 2002 Inventive Entrepreneurs: International Moot Corp Competition a springboard for business creation
13 May - 20 May 2002 Three Degrees, One Common Commitment: Graduates take diverse paths on journey to careers
6 May - 13 May 2002 King of the Wild Frontier: Center for American History and Texas State History Museum build exhibit around Texas legend
29 April - 6 May 2002 Taking it to heart: Researchers use engineering tools to unlock secrets of the body's natural defenses
22 April - 29 April 2002 Star Search: The McDonald Observatory opens new center for visitors
15 April - 22 April 2002 Getting on the Same Page: Humanities Institute and City of Austin help build community through shared reading experience
8 April - 15 April 2002 Time Travelers: Professor transports students through gateway to another time and place
1 April - 8 April 2002 The Uncommon Cold: DNA-carrying cold viruses may hold the key to successful gene therapy
25 March - 1 April 2002 The Personality of Personal Spaces: Your office or bedroom can reveal more about you than you may think
18 March - 25 March 2002 Bridging the Language Gap: New Spanish requirement for nursing students will provide better health care in a changing population
8 March - 18 March 2002 A Closer Look at Global Warming: Engineers from The University of Texas at Austin launch NASA climate study from Russia
2 March - 8 March 2002 Moving Forward: $150M gift and initiatives strengthen bonds between The University of Texas at Austin and the people of Texas

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