Giving thanks is more than just a holiday tradition — it improves your mental wellbeing, encourages you to give back and steers you on a healthy path.
What do gene sequencing, biofuel production, the origins of the universe, and weather and climate modeling have in common? They're all powered by the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC).
Have you ever wondered how to play an instrument and be part of a football-field-sized TEXAS at the same time? Longhorn Band members take on this challenge each week during football season. They've got to know not only the music in every halftime program but precisely where they need to march, turn and stand to form a giant TEXAS or Longhorn silhouette or even an airplane all without missing a note.
Volunteers from the Longhorn Band, Orange Jackets, Student Council for Exceptional Children, and the Texas Cowboys helped serve food and spend time with the students at the Rosedale School-- an Austin ISD school serving students with significant multiple disabilities.
Engineers Joseph Beaman and Jennifer Maynard were honored Nov. 18 as the 2015 Inventor of the Year and Emerging Inventor of the Year. From laser 3D printing to an antibody treatment for whooping cough, their industry-changing ideas were sparked by asking questions and chipping away at the solutions.
Texas is home to 1.7 million veterans, and many have mental health needs that are going untreated. To learn more about how Texas can support veterans’ mental health, six LBJ School students conducted a policy research project that has had a big impact.