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Dobie Center
Dobie Center

Named after J. Frank Dobie, Dobie Center is a privately owned twenty-seven story residence hall located next to the University of Texas at Austin campus. In addition to being a private residence for students, Dobie also contains a 2 story mall, a movie theatre, restaurants, and specialty stores.[1] Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (767x1024, 240 KB) I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (767x1024, 240 KB) I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1. ... James Frankie Dobie (September 26, 1888–September 18, 1964) was an American folklorist, writer, and newspaper columnist best known for many books depicting the richness and traditions of life in rural Texas during the days of the open range. ... The University of Texas at Austin, often called UT or Texas, is the flagship[3][4][5][6][7] institution of the University of Texas System. ... Look up Mall in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... A typical megaplex (AMC Rolling Hills 20 in Rolling Hills Estates, California). ...

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Stores & Restaurants

A list of some of the stores and restaurants inside Dobie Center:

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Fire

On November 11, 2006 a fire, started by an improperly extinguished cigarette [2], broke out on the pool deck of Dobie Center causing an estimated $600,000 worth of damage.[3] [4]WHAT WHAT WHAT?????


Trivia

  • Dobie appeared briefly in the 2000 film Road Trip
  • Michael Dell founded the company that would eventually become Dell from room 2713 of Dobie Center (yea Right)[5].
  • Ryan Cabrera filmed his music video "On The Way Down" on top of the Dobie Parking Garage, with Dobie Center appearing in several shots.

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References

  1. ^ "Dobie Center", dobiecenter.com. Retrieved on 2006-11-10.
  2. ^ Daily Texan Staff AFD finds Dobie fire started by cigarettes November 16, 2006 The Daily Texan.
  3. ^ Daily Texan Staff Firefighters extinguish Dobie Center blaze November 11, 2006 The Daily Texan.
  4. ^ Daily Texan Staff Flames extinguished at Dobie November 13, 2006 The Daily Texan.
  5. ^ Austin American Statesman Staff Michael Dell's view from the top May 2, 2004 Austin American Statesman.

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