Topic: Traditions

They Ring the Tower Bells [Watch]

Dec. 11, 2013
They Ring the Tower Bells [Watch]

Go behind the scenes of the university's most exclusive music venue and meet the students who play anything from Baroque to "Bad Romance."

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The Truth About Bevo and 9 More UT Facts

Oct. 7, 2013
The Truth About Bevo and 9 More UT Facts

In honor of the inaugural Longhorn Traditions Week, learn about the greatest UT legends.

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Texas tobogganing

Feb. 7, 2011
A fully loaded Texas toboggan ready for a trip down the hill.

In February 1905 University of Texas students turned a rare snow day into "a hill-sliding jubilee."

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Twenty-five years of Texan hexin'

Nov. 22, 2010
Twenty-five years of Texan hexin'

In 1941 University of Texas at Austin students met with a local fortune teller to put a hex on Texas AandM and stop the jinx the Aggies had on the Longhorns.

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Happy birthday to "Hook 'em" hand sign

Nov. 11, 2010
Happy birthday to "Hook 'em" hand sign

The "Hook 'em, Horns" hand sign turns 55 years old today. How did our beloved and omnipresent hand sign come to be?

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