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

Heart of bat city

Heart of bat city

Jade Emerson , Life and Arts General Reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 15 flipbook. As twilight sets out over Lady Bird Lake, crowds gather on Congress Avenue Bridge humming in anticipation. Against the Austin skyline,...

‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ celebrates web-slinger cinematic legacy

‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ celebrates web-slinger cinematic legacy

Noah Levine, Life & Arts Film Columnist December 16, 2021

*This review contains very minor spoilers* After months of endless teasers, leaks and spidey-mania, the newest adventure is finally here.  Tom Holland swings back onto the big screen with the latest...

Women discuss inclusivity among gaming community amid plans for new esports arena

Women discuss inclusivity among gaming community amid plans for new esports arena

Isabella Gonzalez-Lawson, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 30 flipbook.  By day, Alesha Kimble presents herself as a typical UT student. By night, Kimble serves as the master for a competitive...

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Students of color reflect on the impact of eurocentric beauty standards

Ikram Mohamed, Life & Arts Senior Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 30 flipbook.  Staring back at their reflection through the mirror, Angel Coleman took the last glimpse of their heat-damaged, stick-straight...

International organizations on campus help students help find belonging on campus

International organizations on campus help students help find belonging on campus

Isabella Gonzalez-Lawson, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 23 flipbook. Suitcase in hand and thousands of miles away from her home in Beijing, Yuying Ma seemed ready to start a new life at UT....

Student musicians pursue passion, embrace Austin music scene at UT

Student musicians pursue passion, embrace Austin music scene at UT

Peyton Sims, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 19 flipbook.  After a week of long, back-to-back classes, government freshman Sydney Skinner strums her guitar at a local coffee shop. Dedicated...

Get into the spirit with 5 live theater opportunities this holiday season

Get into the spirit with 5 live theater opportunities this holiday season

Caroline Culberson, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 19 flipbook.  As the temperature drops, the chill in the air calls habitual theatergoers to return to long aisles and hallowed halls...

UT community discusses experiences in month after West Campus shooting

UT community discusses experiences in month after West Campus shooting

Mackenzie Sullivan and Kaiya Little, Life & Arts General Reporters December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 19 flipbook.  Removing her attention from her friend, Aliza Gomzin’s phone flashed with chat notifications. Chaos rising with each...

Female engineering majors discuss feeling underestimated by their male classmates and professors

Female engineering majors discuss feeling underestimated by their male classmates and professors

Ikram Mohamed, Life and Arts Senior Reporter December 15, 2021

Huddled around her lab table, Haylie Nguyen watched as her male groupmates erased and rewrote her original answer in their own words. “They completely changed what I did, and it wasn’t even to make...

UT’s November horoscope

UT’s November horoscope

Michelle Facio, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 16 flipbook.  As the semester draws to a close and stress increases for students everywhere, The Daily Texan provided some guidance...

6 Austin plant-based places to eat at for $10 or under

6 Austin plant-based places to eat at for $10 or under

Jade Emerson, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 16 flipbook.  Austin is a hub for vegan eats. Yet often these places come with a hefty price tag. The Daily Texan compiled a list...

The Phoenix keeps Austinites active on their path to sobriety

The Phoenix keeps Austinites active on their path to sobriety

Caroline Culberson, Life & Arts General Reporter December 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared as part of the November 12 flipbook.  The often packed Mozart’s Coffee Roasters offers students and tourists alike a space to gather and drink in a magical...