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.
Part of the School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibit, “Social Helium” by Dan Cheetham and Michelle Tarsney is on view at the West Mall.
Photo by Mandy Davidson on Instagram.

Part of the School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibit, “Social Helium” by Dan Cheetham and Michelle Tarsney is on view at the West Mall.

Photo by Mandy Davidson on Instagram.

The UT School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibition brought some color to campus this week. Photo by Claire Haupt on Instagram.

The UT School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibition brought some color to campus this week. Photo by Claire Haupt on Instagram.

The UT School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibition brought some color to campus during a mostly grey week. Photo by Sandra Castro on Instagram.

The UT School of Architecture’s “Curtains” exhibition brought some color to campus during a mostly grey week. Photo by Sandra Castro on Instagram.

UT student Amyn Kassam snapped this photo of the UT School of Architecture’s Curtains installation.

UT student Amyn Kassam snapped this photo of the UT School of Architecture’s Curtains installation.

UT students cruise down the Drag after the Texas-Oklahoma game in 1978. (Cactus Yearbook).

UT students cruise down the Drag after the Texas-Oklahoma game in 1978. (Cactus Yearbook).

Tomorrow, Texas takes on OU for the 108th time.
Here’s the patriotic program from the 1943 game. Courtesy of the H.J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports.

Tomorrow, Texas takes on OU for the 108th time.

Here’s the patriotic program from the 1943 game. Courtesy of the H.J. Lutcher Stark Center for Physical Culture and Sports.

Happy gameday!
Students enjoy good food and good fun at the 1990 McKetta’s Picnic, an annual picnic hosted by UT professor John McKetta for UT’s American Society of Chemical Engineers (Cactus Yearbook).

Happy gameday!

Students enjoy good food and good fun at the 1990 McKetta’s Picnic, an annual picnic hosted by UT professor John McKetta for UT’s American Society of Chemical Engineers (Cactus Yearbook).

A 1950 Chevy 3100 five-window 1/2-ton pickup outside the Longhorn Hotel in Solado, Texas. 
Photo shared on Facebook by Bruce Hatfield.

A 1950 Chevy 3100 five-window 1/2-ton pickup outside the Longhorn Hotel in Solado, Texas. 

Photo shared on Facebook by Bruce Hatfield.

Meet the Feng twins: Harper Rose, left, and Hayden Marie. These future Longhorns were born in April to Texas Exes Life Members Meredith and Nick Feng, both BS ’03. Do you have a Longhorn photo to share? Send it to alumninotes@alumni.utexas.edu.

Meet the Feng twins: Harper Rose, left, and Hayden Marie. These future Longhorns were born in April to Texas Exes Life Members Meredith and Nick Feng, both BS ’03.

Do you have a Longhorn photo to share? Send it to alumninotes@alumni.utexas.edu.

Throwback Thursday: Texas Exes Stephen Zelen, BBA ‘60, and John F. Watkins, BS ‘47, Life Member, show their Longhorn pride with Jayne Mansfield, ‘51, in Los Angeles, 1964.

Throwback Thursday: Texas Exes Stephen Zelen, BBA ‘60, and John F. Watkins, BS ‘47, Life Member, show their Longhorn pride with Jayne Mansfield, ‘51, in Los Angeles, 1964.