Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan


Neil Lazarus speaks on contemporary anti-Semitism at Texas Hillel event

Libby Cohen November 1, 2018

Following a moment of silence for the 11 lives lost in a Pittsburgh synagogue, Neil Lazarus spoke at Texas Hillel regarding the perpetuation of hatred and anti-Semitism on American campuses on Tuesday. Organizations...


Generative Art Project showcases art borne out of tech

Noah Van Hooser November 1, 2018

Automation and technology have already made their presence commonplace across various businesses and industries, but their newest sphere of influence may come as a surprise. Since June 2018, curator...


Folk band Caamp discusses changing industry, new music

Christa McWhirter November 1, 2018

Evan Westfall and Taylor Meier first met during a summer camp in middle school. The two remained friends into highschool when they started what is now known as Caamp. From an attic in Athens, Ohio,...


Music start-up “” orchestrates a new way to create

Isabella Anderson October 31, 2018

Ever wanted to produce your own music? If you’re a beginner, it’s harder than you might think. Between stolen tracks, convoluted mechanisms for collaboration and lesser known artists getting...

Visualizing Science Courtesy

Experts say science advances art

Grace Dickens October 31, 2018

The bright red sculpture made of steel beams adorning the front lawn of the engineering buildings sits perched like a ballerina in the eyes of Linda Henderson, professor of art history and specialist in...


Austin Witches Circle provides mystical way of looking at life

Noelle Henry October 31, 2018

Want to make life a little more magical? Meet the witches who practice magic and work together to learn more about the mystical, sharing it with the local community. The Austin Witches Circle is a group...


Robert Englund reprises the role of Freddy on The Goldbergs, prompting hopes for new Nightmare

Noah Levine October 31, 2018

1, 2 Freddy’s … on “The Goldbergs?” Actor Robert Englund reprised the iconic role of Freddy Krueger from “A Nightmare on Elm Street” on a recent Halloween-themed...


Interactive pop-up art exhibit connects art to social media

Landry Allred October 31, 2018

This exhibit was created to be seen, photographed and even touched. The Art of Ice Cream Experience is unlike any other art exhibit. The Art of Ice Cream Experience, an interactive pop-up art exhibit...


Homeless activist finds peace at Graffiti Park, says “this is what I created”

Trinady Joslin October 31, 2018

For most, the announcement of HOPE Outdoor Gallery’s impending relocation meant added travel time to the new gallery. For Jesse David Greiner, it meant discontinuing the work he has loved for almost...

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Longhorns in the NFL: Dickson’s rookie campaign continues to impress

Isaac Gutierrez October 31, 2018

The NFL season has now reached its midway point with the conclusion of Week Eight, where many former Longhorns around the NFL competed and performed at a high level. Here are just a few of the former Texas...


Big 12 Notebook: Texas-West Virginia square off with conference title aspirations

Donnavan Smoot October 31, 2018

Texas The week Longhorn fans feared would come finally arrived. The trip to Stillwater, Oklahoma, as the No. 6 team in the country resulted in an lopsided first half and a late-game disappointment. Trailing...


Longhorns address big picture, Stillwater mishaps

Alex Briseño October 31, 2018

When head coach Tom Herman talked to the team in the locker room following Texas’ 38-35 loss on Saturday, his team was emotional. And he knew it. So instead of reiterating his 1-0 mantra he usually...