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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

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Texas heads into Minnesota with momentum

Ben Howell December 3, 2019

While temperatures in the Midwest plummet to the mid-thirties this week, Texas’ men’s and women’s swimming and diving squads will be comfortably swimming inside the University of Minnesota’s...

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Senior Yuya Ito has come a long way to become “best player in college tennis”

Nathan Han December 3, 2019

Tennis head coach Bruce Berque has one special Yuya Ito memory.  Last May, Ito was set to face No. 8 Petros Chrysochos, last year’s singles champion and four-time All-American in the finals...

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Longhorns prepare to take on Blazers

Wills Layton December 3, 2019

The first month of the 2019-2020 college basketball season is in the books, which means teams are evaluating and determining which areas need work after an offseason of practices, scrimmages and several...

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Grammy-nominated local band, the Black Pumas, perform at Longhorn City Limits

Mackenzie Dyer December 3, 2019

A drizzle threatened to turn into a downpour of rain as the Longhorns finished their season with a win over Texas Tech on Nov. 29. Fireworks burst above the stadium while just next door, the Black Pumas...

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Mozart’s Christmas Light Show has issues with parking, transportation

Sabrina LeBoeuf December 3, 2019

Across the street from Mozart’s annual Christmas Light Show, prospective patrons sit in their cars and face the glaring red brake lights of the cars lined up in front of them. Portions of the...

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Minority Women Pursuing Law makes case for women of color, representation in law

Saachi Subramaniam December 3, 2019

In a field dominated by white men, many female professionals in the legal field have to go “above and beyond” to get equal recognition, according to a 2018 study by the American Bar Association....

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“A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” tackles things far from beautiful

Avery Wohleb November 25, 2019

Some things aren’t always so beautiful in this neighborhood. Directed by Marielle Heller and based on a true story, “A Beautiful Day in The Neighborhood” tells the story of journalist...

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The last time in white

Daniela Perez November 24, 2019

Texas’ away uniform was once called the best uniform in college football. The sleek all-white jerseys with burnt orange lettering were considered “iconic” by head coach Tom Herman in...

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Longhorns’ men’s tennis looks to close invitational season out strong

Zachary Leff November 19, 2019

With tennis’ fall season coming to a close, the Texas men’s tennis team attempts to cap off an impressive season with a dominant performance in the DropshotLLC Men’s Pro Tennis Open at...

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UT alumna documentary film featured in Black Maria Film Festival

Nataleah Small November 19, 2019

On a quiet Saturday evening, filmmaker Isabel Dunn gathered with a handful of friends and family members in the Harry Ransom Center. Over the past year, her short documentary was viewed by hundreds of...

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Texas tries to move on — again

Donnavan Smoot November 19, 2019

For the third time this season, Texas head coach Tom Herman stepped up to the podium following a road loss to a conference opponent. He wore a black shirt, appropriate for the mournful mood surrounding...

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Holmes’ third double-double not enough, as Longhorns fall at home

Robert Trevino November 19, 2019

For the second straight game, the Longhorns found themselves down early. However, unlike Thursday night’s game against UT-San Antonio, they also found themselves down at halftime by 19 points.  The...