The Morning Texan: Dry week ahead for Austin


Following a week of rain, this next week is expected to be dry for Central Texas. According to the National Weather Service, Monday has a 10 percent chance of rain. But after Monday, the chance of rain goes away.

Here is some morning reading:

This weekend's most read article online: A UT professor is running in the primary for state representative in March, saying he seeks to end “political meddling” from the state in University affairs when in office. 

What you have to read: The X Games' arrival into Austin has the power to change the culture of extreme, alternative sports here in Central Texas. It also has the power to change the perception of Austin. 

In case you missed it: As the Dell Medical School continues to search for its inaugural dean, UT has selected an architect to design the first phase of buildings for the school.