January 29, 2018
I cast my very first vote in 1976. Yep, it just so happens that was the year our great country celebrated its bicentennial. Coincidence? I think not. I’d say it was Karma.
Mary Jo Chapman (now Wa...
January 22, 2018
My mother knew how to do voodoo. Billye Faye Vanderslice Watson wanted my brother and me to go to Baylor University from the time we were pretty young. I remember her mentioning Baylor to me—seeding i...
January 8, 2018
Keen readers of the Watson Wire will remember that I've talked about creating something that I called the "MD Anderson of the Brain" on the campus of the Austin State Hospital or, as it's generally kn...
December 4, 2017
The weather is pretty great right now, but cold winter weather is coming (it may not feel like it, but we know it'll be here). For most of us, that just means we'll turn on the heat. Or we'll pull on ...
November 20, 2017
In the middle of a big, loud, chaotic event last week, a woman excitedly came up to me and proudly announced, "I'm making Grammy's dressing!"
I felt so proud. Another culinary convert to the ca...
November 6, 2017
Travis County voters did something extraordinary five years ago today: they agreed to invest in a healthier community.
A new medical school at UT Austin led the to-do list for achieving that goal.
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