Campus and Community

Student Government President's Commencement Speech

May 21, 2018
Alejandrina Guzman

Read a transcript of a speech delivered by Alejandrina Guzman, 2017-18 Student Government President, during the 135th spring commencement at UT Austin, May 19, 2018. 

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Text of Admiral Bono's Commencement Speech

May 19, 2018
Adm. Raquel Bono

In her commencement address, Vice Adm. Bono tells students what they dream of at Texas can actually happen.

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Congratulations, Class of 2018!

May 18, 2018
Rakiya Cunningham Confetti

We spoke to a few Longhorns to see how their time at UT has changed them into who they are today. Congrats to the whole class of 2018! You worked hard and should be proud. We look forward to seeing how you change the world.

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Meet Maria Alvarez, Class of 2018

May 17, 2018
Maria Alvarez

As the first in her family to go to college, Maria Alvarez said she didn’t know what to expect when she arrived at UT Austin. Now, she wants to give back to the community by helping nonprofits. 

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Meet Rakiya Cunningham, Class of 2018

May 17, 2018
Rakiya Cunningham

Rakiya Cunningham applied to UT Austin with her eyes set on making her mark in the business world. When she learned that she had been accepted, she was ecstatic. She knew that UT was the place she wanted to be.

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