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Audio Slide Show: City Beautiful

Journey to a time when America’s public infrastructure was bold, beautiful, and lasting—built to celebrate our democracy and inspire its citizens by enveloping our public realm in a respectful grandeur worthy Continue reading

It Derives, Painting by Yunayka Martin Martinez

Passport to Cuba

Cuba is a small country, yet it is the largest island in the Caribbean Sea. In square miles, including the many keys and islets that dot its coastline, it is just a bit larger than Tennessee. Continue reading

Photograph by Robert Nunnally

Back to the Land


Not far from Austin, a dirt road winds through patches of bluestem, spiked mesquite, and twisted live oaks on the working Freeman ranch, owned by Texas State University. Continue reading