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Welcome to the State of the Union Newsletter

The official alumni newsletter of the University Unions at The University of Texas at Austin.

December 2010 Edition:

by Alumni Relations

This year marked the 30th Annual Madrigal Dinner. Traditionally in the United States, Madrigal is a form of comedic dinner theater that is set in the Middle Ages and features choral pieces from the medieval to renaissance periods. Presented by the Student Events Center, this year’s Madrigal kept the UT tradition alive and was performed to around 1,000 people over the course of 4 evenings.

30th Annual Madrigal Dinner
30th Annual Madrigal...

by Alumni Relations

Come take a peak!!

We could write a long article about the progress of the new Student Activity Center...

About how it is scheduled to open it’s doors on January 18th, how it will open for events on February 7th of 2011, how it will celebrate students, how it will be a realization of a dream the students now and generations before them have had, or how it will be a welcome asset to the entire University of Texas at Austin campus life. As our first spring edition will be dedicated to the SAC, we decided in this edition to let the...

by Alumni Relations

Active. Generous. Leader. Thoughtful. Involved. The list could go on and on. What do these words have in common? They describe the alumni of the University Unions.

Even though our alumni came from all areas of campus, they all came together at the Union. They came for a variety of reasons; to join a committee, to meet their friends, to attend a lecture, to study, for dances, to learn leadership skills, just to name a few. Despite the reason for coming, the result of being a part of the Union was honing leadership skills and creating a sense of community...