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Reading Round-Up

Read the Books UT Professors Love

Selected by some of UT's finest professors, this list includes more than 50 books students will read together as part of a campus-wide book club that helps introduce freshmen to UT. Whether you're about to begin college or those days are long in the past, peruse the list and get to know a good book or two.

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Admissions

Fenves Statement on Supreme Court Announcement

Read the statement from University of Texas at Austin President Gregory L. Fenves on the recent Supreme Court announcement.

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Dell Medical School

Five Great UT Medical Education Innovations

Now that UT Austin’s Dell Medical School can officially start accepting applications for its inaugural class, what can students expect if they enroll in the first new medical school in decades to be opened at a Tier 1 research university?

Why Dell Med is different
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UT in the News

For Couples, Time Can Upend the Laws of Attraction

After decades of studying the concept of "mate value," UT researchers finally have the data necessary to explain the romantic choices in "Knocked Up" and "Pride and Prejudice." Turns out, the potential of partners changes over time.

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