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‘Sex Education’ season 2 uses empathetic storytelling, destroys stigma around awkward topic
January 21, 2020
Season two of Netflix’s “Sex Education” delivers another refreshing portrayal of teenage sexuality without shying away from darker themes.
African Children’s Choir celebrates celebrates 50th tour since founding
December 3, 2019
The African Children’s Choir improves the lives of children through music and education.
RTF associate professor PJ Raval contributes unique background, filmmaking experience to UT
November 20, 2019
After a transgender woman was found dead in a motel room in the Philippines with the leading suspect being a 19-year-old U.S. marine, PJ Raval traveled there and said he felt compelled to tell the victim’s story.
Celebrating the 30th anniversary of ‘Like Water for Chocolate’
November 11, 2019
Laura Esquivel speaks about the 30th anniversary of “Like Water for Chocolate,” and why it continues to be so widely read, especially by young people.
5 informative podcasts offer direction for college students
November 5, 2019
Balancing exams, clubs, friends, payments, work and staying healthy can be tricky for college students. Oftentimes, self-care and enrichment fall to the back burner in the chaos of a busy schedule. Podcasts are an easy way to practice self-care, develop healthy habits, learn new things and take a mental break.
Q&A: Jazz musician Ephraim Owens talks genre, growing up, life as musician
October 28, 2019
Dallas-born Ephraim Owens is a blues, jazz and gospel trumpeter who performs in Austin and around the world. He has also recorded with artists such as Sheryl Crow and Mumford & Sons.
Local artist Saakred documents their transition experience through art exhibition ‘Sin Nombre, Sin Cuerpo’
October 23, 2019
Transgender artist Saakred shares their experience as a Latino transgender person through their visual art exhibition, “Sin Nombre, Sin Cuerpo.”
UT alum Cait Zellers on making it in the art world: It’s all about community
October 21, 2019
After graduating from UT, Cait Zellers became an independent comic artist and found a strong community of artists through the collaborative medium.
Three healthy, no-bake alternatives to Halloween Candy
October 9, 2019
Satisfy your Halloween candy cravings with these easy, no-bake, healthy desserts.
Once Upon a Time … in Tarantinoland
September 15, 2019
The work of Quentin Tarantino: A joy ride for some, overwhelming for others