University of the southwest

Explore related topics

On April 25, GSU President Mark Becker and Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) President Chen Chunyang signed a strategic partnership agreement formalizing the two universities’ commitment to deepen and expand its long-standing relationship and to promote increased understanding between the United States and China.

pin 1

Amelia Earhart photographed in the cockpit of her plane, 1926 / Photo: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University / Courtesy of the ICP

pin 2

The University of Alberta Devonian Botanic Garden is a stunning 190-acre property located 15 minutes southwest of Edmonton, with cultivated gardens and plant collections, indoor showhouses, and an extensive nature trail system. Included beautiful Kurimoto Japanese Garden; a Tropical Showhouse with exotic butterflies; Temperate and Arid Showhouses; alpine, herb, rose, peony, lilac and lily collections; a Heritage Garden; Native Peoples Garden; trial beds and more…

Austin, Texas •Median home price: $320,000 •Taxes: No state tax on Social Security, pension or income tax. No state estate tax. •Medical facility: Seton Medical Center Culture vultures should head straight to Austin, home of the South by Southwest film, music and interactive festival. If they tire of the culture, retirees can explore the outdoors, wellness classes and lifelong learning at the University of Texas.

pin 4

Windsor ruins, Mississippi. The Windsor Ruins are located in Claiborne County in the U.S. state of Mississippi, about 10 miles southwest of Port Gibson near Alcorn State University. The ruins are those of the largest antebellum Greek Revival mansion built in the state, and have been used in various motion pictures.

Garvan Woodland Gardens is nestled in the picturesque Ouachita Mountains of Southwest Arkansas. A canopy of pines reaching skyward provides protection for delicate flora and fauna, gentle lapping waves that unfold along the 4 ½ miles of wooded shorline, and rocky inclines.

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas