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

Keeping Austin Weird: Museum of the Weird

December 10, 2022

The Museum of the Weird showcases some of the weirdest items on the planet. Located on Sixth Street, it proudly preserves Austin's weirdness. This video was produced under Senior Videographer Anita...

UT Professor Honors Forgotten Silent Film Pioneer

December 6, 2022

Radio-television-film professor Dr. Kathryn Fuller-Seeley discusses her upcoming DVD showcasing four restored silent films by Francis Ford, one of the most influential silent filmmakers in history. This...

The Fight to Save Texas Prairies

December 4, 2022

Biologists at UT's Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center discuss threats to our prairie ecosystems and their restoration efforts. This video was produced under Associate Video Editor Kameryn Griesser...

Keeping Austin Weird: Horror For The Holidays

December 2, 2022

Horror For The Holidays, an annual horror-themed holiday market, features dark vendors, performances, costume contests and more. Vendors discuss why they're passionate about horror and how they are helping...

What Starts Here Changes the Game

November 28, 2022

Computer science senior Matthew Zhang started developing indie video games in high school. With a new game releasing soon, he discusses his creative processes and how being at UT has benefitted him. This...

UT’s Hidden Community of Music

November 27, 2022

Open Mic Nights take place at the Cactus Cafe in the Texas Union every Tuesday. The event brings together a community of local musicians who perform their original music. The people behind the show discuss...

Exploring the Mueller Farmers’ Market

November 25, 2022

Meet a few vendors at the Texas Farmers' Market at Mueller! Every Sunday, the market is a place where farmers, bakers, craftsmen and more gather to share their items directly with the Austin community....

Keeping Austin Weird: Austin Witches Market

November 23, 2022

The Austin Witches Market, put on tri-monthly by Wyrd Wood Village, features local artisans that specialize in witchcraft, herbalism, spiritual readings and handmade goods. Vendors and organizers discuss...

Meet Sadder Days: What It’s Like Being a Student in a Band

November 22, 2022

University of Texas sophomore Cameron Wesley and Texas State sophomore Grant Celestine started Sadder Days, an atmospheric-metal band, during the COVID pandemic in 2020. They discuss their experiences...

Hook’em Bhangra Begins First Year of Competition

November 16, 2022

Meet Hook'em Bhangra, UT's new competitive Bhangra dance team. Members discuss what being on the team means to them and what they hope the team can accomplish. This video was produced under Video Editor...

Red Carpet Highlights from Austin Film Festival

November 14, 2022

Check out red carpet highlights from the 29th Annual Austin Film Festival. The Daily Texan asked writers, directors, producers and other crew members about their filmmaking experiences and what they hope...

Texas Book Festival 2022

November 11, 2022

The 27th Annual Texas Book Festival took place Nov. 5-6 in downtown Austin. Authors and festival staff discussed the purpose of the festival, why it is important and what it means to them. This video...

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