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

Living through the gap: When scholarships are not enough

Brooke Sjoberg September 7, 2018

Christina Lopez, an English and international relations and global studies junior, received a scholarship from the Liberal Arts Honors Program to help cover tuition costs. She will not receive the funds...

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Keys to the game: What Texas needs to do to beat Tulsa

Wills Layton September 6, 2018

As much as last week’s loss to Maryland hurt the hearts of all Longhorn fans, head coach Tom Herman put it best: The sun is going to come up tomorrow. This week, Texas will play Tulsa at home, in...

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Orlando, Beck hoping to improve upon sluggish start

Ross Burkhart September 6, 2018

Mistakes on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball were apparent in Texas’ season-opening loss last Saturday. Offensive coordinator Tim Beck and defensive coordinator Todd Orlando know...

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Heavy Hitters: Austin’s derby girls skate circles around norms to Keep Austin Weird

Anna-Kay Reeves September 6, 2018

Austin’s roller derby scene is booming on a larger-than-Hollywood scale with the city’s roller derby league, TXRD, serving as the inspiration for not only a film, but a book and reality show...

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Texas Athletics prepares to reveal rejuvenated game day atmosphere for fans

Alex Briseño September 5, 2018

After years of complaints regarding the Longhorns’ game day atmosphere, Texas Athletics has decided to make several changes to improve the fan experience around Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium starting...

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6 uniquely delicious ice cream shops in Austin

Jordyn Zitman September 5, 2018

After a scorching hot day in the Texas heat, there’s nothing better than ice cream to cool you down and raise your spirits. Austin boasts some of the best restaurants and food trucks around, so you...

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HBO series “Sharp Objects” delivers a refreshing take on the murder mystery genre

Noah Levine September 5, 2018

Amy Adams + a sharp object + murder = Fantastic television. Step into the twisted town of Wind Gap and uncover its dark secrets with HBO’s series “Sharp Objects.”   “Sharp...

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Herman talks Texas’ overexcitement versus Maryland

Ross Burkhart September 4, 2018

As Texas head coach Tom Herman reached the podium for his press conference Monday afternoon, he didn’t begin by discussing the turnovers or the quarterback play. He began by comparing the Longhorns’...

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Dupes will keep you from being Naked as discontinuation leaves store shelves bare

Brooke Sjoberg September 4, 2018

Urban Decay shook the makeup world with the release of their original Naked 12-pan eyeshadow palette in 2010. The product went on to become one of the best selling, most widely known and imitated eyeshadow...

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Where to spend your 21st birthday in Austin

Andrea Tinning September 4, 2018

Planning your 21st birthday in Austin can be overwhelming. There are countless venues to consider. Whether you’re down for Dirty Sixth or something more mild, the city never fails to deliver. Here...

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‘I’m big on it’: For former Longhorn Mo Bamba, it’s been a summer full of Fortnite

CJ Vogel August 31, 2018

To say the summer has been busy for former Longhorn Mo Bamba would be an understatement. Spare time has been at a premium for the No. 6 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Whether it be...

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‘This is a different team’: Texas football seeks revenge in opening road test

Ross Burkhart August 31, 2018

Texas head coach Tom Herman has preached all offseason that everything about this year’s Texas team is different. From the personnel to the attitude, this year’s Longhorns are a different...