The Morning Texan: Third special session underway


Today is expected to be mostly cloudy, but still warm. According to the National Weather Service, the high is 101 degrees.

Here is some morning reading:

Yesterday's most read story: The City of Austin is currently planning where the Urban Rail may go. While the University wants it to go along San Jacinto Boulevard, students may prefer it in West Campus.

What you have to read: Texas Gov. Rick Perry has announced a third special session. While transportation is the only item on the call right now, lawmakers are pushing Perry to add tuition revenue bonds and campus carry to the call. 

In case you missed it:​ A UT graduate student has discovered water systems underneath glaciers in Antartica, potentially changing the way climate scientists understand how sea levels can rise around the world.