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Throwback Thursday: Since 1972, tuition has risen from $60 to $4,899

April 17, 2014

With some students having already registered and some about to do so, the coming fall semester has Longhorns either dreading the $4,000-5,000 blow to their finances or wondering whether their self-worth...

Throwback Thursday: Capital punishment remains controversial 30 years after execution of innocent man

March 20, 2014

The lead sentence of a Sept. 11, 1984 Daily Texan article reads, “Denouncing the system that rejected his final pleas, Timothy Baldwin early Monday died in Louisiana’s electric chair for beating...

Throwback Thursday: Still no vaccine for HIV almost 30 years after promising breakthrough

February 13, 2014

Although a Sept. 11, 1984, Daily Texan article, entitled “AIDS cloned; vaccine possible,” assured readers that a vaccine for the human immunodeficiency virus might have been on the horizon,...