The invitation for Dr. Livingston's party.

Bill Livingston gets ready to cut his cake.

The festive, patriotic cake.

Bill Livingston with current and former Humanities Texas board members. Standing, from left to right: Current board member Miguel Gonzalez-Gerth, former board member Jo Anne Christian, current board member Larry D. Carver, and former board member Ann Willeford.

Bill Livingston with colleagues from The University of Texas at Austin. From left to right: David Edwards, professor of government; Randy Diehl, dean of the College of Liberal Arts; Karl Schmitt, professor emeritus of government; and Gary Freeman, professor and chair of the Department of Government.

Bill Livingston with his former assistant Sharon McGraw.

Guests gather for Bill Livingston's birthday party. Seated, from left to right: Elizabeth Worthington, Bill Livingston, and his wife Lana Livingston. Standing: Miguel Gonzalez-Gerth, Michael L. Gillette, Randy Diehl, Karl Schmitt, and Gary Freeman.

Left to right: Karl Schmitt, David Edwards, Bill Livingston's son Stephen, Larry D. Carver, Bill Livingston, and Gary Freeman.