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

Keep online course options for the fall

Keep online course options for the fall

Hairuo Yi May 6, 2021
Columnist Hairuo Yi calls on UT to provide online course options for students who cannot attend in person classes Fall 2021.
Let students know which classes are expensive

Let students know which classes are expensive

Hubert Ning May 6, 2021
Columnist Hubert Ning argues course descriptions on the course schedule should have a warning if a class has additional high costs.
UT needs to be transparent about emission plans

UT needs to be transparent about emission plans

Ezra Gomez May 4, 2021
Opinion Columnist Ezra Gomez urges UT to increase transparency regarding carbon emissions.
Please don't delete my major

Please don’t delete my major

Alexandra Purchatzke May 4, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke urges UT not to delete the BSA in Biochemistry degree plan.
Registration needs to be simplified

Registration needs to be simplified

Ezra Gomez April 30, 2021
Columnist Ezra Gomez urges UT to revise how registration is conducted.
Professors need to stay within scheduled time for lectures

Professors need to stay within scheduled time for lectures

Hairuo Yi April 30, 2021
Columnist Hairuo Yi urges professors to follow set time limits for online and asynchronous lectures.
Provide more insurance options and health care education for international students

Provide more insurance options and health care education for international students

Hairuo Yi April 30, 2021
Columnist Hairuo Yi urges UT to provide more insurance options and health care educational resources for international students.
UT must teach Texas’ Native American history

UT must teach Texas’ Native American history

Alexandra Purchatzke April 27, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke calls on the University to teach students about the history of Native Americans who lived on the forty acres and in Texas at orientation to foster conversations about this difficult history.
Give students more personal autonomy over their textbook costs

Give students more personal autonomy over their textbook costs

Eva Strelitz-Block April 23, 2021
Columnist Eva Strelitz-Block calls for a change in Longhorn Textbook Access Operation.
Professors should continue to offer virtual office hours

Professors should continue to offer virtual office hours

Alexandra Purchatzke April 20, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke calls on professors to continue to have online options for their office hours and reviews in the fall to make them more accessible to students.
UT for Me should offer students medical financial support

UT for Me should offer students medical financial support

Ezra Gomez April 12, 2021
Columnist Ezra Gomez argues that the UT for Me student scholarship program should offer uninsured students more medical financial aid.
Professors should allow students to use technology in class this fall

Professors should allow students to use technology in class this fall

Alexandra Purchatzke April 12, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke calls on professors to allow students to use technology in class after many have become accustomed to technology use over the past year of online classes.