The Alcalde


Photos and miscellanea from the Alcalde. Founded in 1913, the Alcalde (pronounced “all-call-day”) is the alumni magazine of The University of Texas at Austin. It is published six times a year and mailed to the 100,000 members of the Texas Exes.
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Flagpole Sunning
Austin, Texas - April 18, 2014

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Flagpole Sunning

Austin, Texas - April 18, 2014

Big men on campus.
UT head football coach Charlie Strong and the Rev. Jesse Jackson stand with President George W. Bush during the Civil Rights Summit held this week at the LBJ Library. Photo by Eric Draper.

Big men on campus.

UT head football coach Charlie Strong and the Rev. Jesse Jackson stand with President George W. Bush during the Civil Rights Summit held this week at the LBJ Library. Photo by Eric Draper.

Reminder: Spring is coming.
Students enjoy the newly warm weather in 1978 (Cactus Yearbook).

Reminder: Spring is coming.

Students enjoy the newly warm weather in 1978 (Cactus Yearbook).

College of Liberal Arts, Department of English. 1990.
jspong:

..or more accurately, “Former UT student Jon Hamm, by Mark Seliger, hecho en Houston.”
nickdrake:

Jon Hamm by Mark Seliger

College of Liberal Arts, Department of English. 1990.

jspong:

..or more accurately, “Former UT student Jon Hamm, by Mark Seliger, hecho en Houston.”

nickdrake:

Jon Hamm by Mark Seliger

Texas Monthly’s Jake Silverstein, MFA ‘06, will be the next editor of the New York Times Magazine.
texasmonthly:

Spring break may be over, but the May issue party has just begun. #heyholetsgo (at Texas Monthly)

Texas Monthly’s Jake Silverstein, MFA ‘06, will be the next editor of the New York Times Magazine.

texasmonthly:

Spring break may be over, but the May issue party has just begun. #heyholetsgo (at Texas Monthly)

It’s finally springtime on the Forty Acres!
We spotted some spring flowers in the 1986 Cactus yearbook. Have you seen any around campus?

It’s finally springtime on the Forty Acres!

We spotted some spring flowers in the 1986 Cactus yearbook. Have you seen any around campus?

utaustin:

Congratulations on your Best Actor Oscar, Mr. McConaughey - Class of ‘93!

utaustin:

Congratulations on your Best Actor Oscar, Mr. McConaughey - Class of ‘93!

Started by a Texas Ex, the Red Swing Project is spreading a little DIY joy to kids of all ages, all around the world.
Photo by Blake Gordon.

Started by a Texas Ex, the Red Swing Project is spreading a little DIY joy to kids of all ages, all around the world.

Photo by Blake Gordon.

Explore UT: The Biggest Open House in Texas
"Class Photo" by Marsha Miller.

Explore UT: The Biggest Open House in Texas

"Class Photo" by Marsha Miller.