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Instituting pronoun policy would promote acceptance, benefit students
May 7, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek encourages professors to ask their students for their pronouns.
Prospective students need more information about LGBTQ resources
April 29, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek calls for campus tours to include more information about the LGBTQ+ community.
Plan II's promised community fails this year's freshman class
April 23, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek encourages Plan II directors to follow through on promises of social community.
UT’s safety pocket guide is too little, too late
April 16, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges UT Emergency Services to make a more comprehensive pocket guide.
UT needs to give more information on self-defense devices
April 10, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek encourages UTPD to provide information about self-defense devices to incoming students.
UTPD needs to make self-defense information more accessible
April 3, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek argues that UTPD should offer self-defense information on their website.
Expanding university sex education would fill in gaps, help students
March 26, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek argues for an improvement and expansion of sexual education at UT.
UT needs to educate men in STEM about gender disparity
March 10, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek advocates for men to join the conversation about STEM gender inclusivity.
UT needs open forums for political discussion
February 26, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges the University to host open forums for productive political discussion.
Chicago Principles protect unproductive discourse too
February 21, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek calls upon the UT System to avoid adopting free speech policies from the Chicago Principles.
UT students deserve more credit for required lab courses
February 14, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek calls upon the University to provide more credit hours for labs.
UT needs to show movies with better female representation
January 30, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges UT to include more female-centric movies in the weekly screenings.
UT should give a mandatory presentation on birth control options at orientation
January 29, 2019
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges the University to provide a mandatory birth control presentation at orientation.
Keep Hogg off campus grounds
December 3, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek pushes back against the proposed re-installation of the James Hogg statue on campus.
UT professors should inform students about source authorship, consider donation
November 19, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek encourages professors to consider donating profits when they recommend students purchase books they wrote.
UT should prioritize maintenance of existing feminine product dispensers
November 16, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek calls on UT to expand its offering of feminine hygeine products.
Consider the author's backgrounds before assigning literature in class
November 8, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges professors to avoid adding literature written by authors with backgrounds students may find offensive.
UTPD should educate students on how to interact with transients
November 1, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek encourages adding more information about how students should interact with the large transient population around campus to orientation material.
Residence Halls need a stricter review process for displays that is more considerate of residents
October 25, 2018
Residence halls need to reflect student values and be evaluated at a higher standard than they are currently.
Free CMHC support is needed now more than ever
October 18, 2018
National events that bring sexual assault to the public eye need to be met with extra care and consideration from the CMHC.
Arts publications offer valuable showcase opportunities for students
October 12, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek urges students to consider submitting their art to a campus magazine.
UT needs to provide more health services during evening hours
October 8, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek advocates for more health resources for students in dorms after hours.
Professors can help students by teaching about research methods
October 8, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek prompts professors to incoporate research methods into everyday instruction.
UT Christian organizations should confront controversy
September 21, 2018
Columnist Julia Zaksek asks UT Catholic orgs to address the issue of sexual abuse in the church.