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Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Seniors turn page to next chapter after COVID-19 cuts season short

Marcus Krum May 3, 2020

Reagan Hathaway and Kaitlyn Slack were right next to each other when they got the news. The Texas softball seniors had the day off on March 12 after coronavirus concerns caused the cancellation of a...

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UT researchers adapt their work despite closed laboratories

Hannah Williford April 30, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here. UT researchers have been adapting and...

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Longhorn basketball: Ranking Texas’ best recruiting classes

Stephen Wagner April 30, 2020

There’s a reason Texas head coach Shaka Smart has never been accused of being a bad recruiter, and we were reminded why last week.  But Texas’ men’s basketball recruiting is something...

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Austin students join nonprofit feeding frontline workers, supporting local restaurants

Jennifer Errico April 30, 2020

In the midst of a global pandemic, Alex Seiler said she saw an opportunity to serve.    Seiler, an Austin native and senior at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., started the Austin...

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Gov. Abbott releases phased plan to reopen Texas economy

Hannah Williford April 27, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here.During his press conference, Gov. Greg...

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Coronavirus impacts wedding ceremonies, not marriages

Faley Goyette April 27, 2020

Debbie and Eyosias Samson stand, just married, in front of their bare living room wall with their WiFi router at their feet.  Social distancing regulations amid coronavirus put a halt to wedding...

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‘Extraction’ is full of action, lacks depth in storytelling

Avery Wohleb April 27, 2020

“Extraction” packs all of its anticipated action and then some, because Netflix clearly has the money for it. Directed by Sam Hargrave, “Extraction” is a Netflix original film...

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Good Apple ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ initiative assists Travis County residents facing food insecurity

Nataleah Small April 23, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here. Good Apple, a subscription-based...

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New UT online orientation creates concerns for future students, prompts transition for New Student Services

Andrew Zhang April 23, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here.Incoming UT students are worried about...

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Professors, services adapt amid COVID-19 pandemic

Hannah Williford April 23, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here.Professors and faculty have adapted their...

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Fricano’s Deli permanently closes amid COVID-19 crisis

Neha Madhira April 23, 2020

Editor’s note: This story is part of The Daily Texan’s coverage of how coronavirus concerns are affecting UT-Austin. Read the rest of our coverage here. Fricano’s Deli, a well-known...

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Don Japanese Kitchen supplies community with essential items

Sabrina LeBoeuf April 22, 2020

Behind the University Co-Op is a food truck handing out more than just boxes of french fries paired with spicy mayo.  Don Japanese Kitchen is taking orders for care packages containing some of...