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Constantly surrounded by my 4 walls: study finds pandemic impacted young adult personalities

‘Constantly surrounded by my 4 walls’: study finds pandemic impacted young adult personalities

October 18, 2022

Young adults experienced a change in personality traits during the later stages of the pandemic, according to a recent study by researchers at Florida State University.  The study, published Sept....

Charlie Kirk speaks at UT’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on Oct.12, 2022.

Charlie Kirk visits UT during conservative ‘Live Free’ tour

October 18, 2022

Charlie Kirk visited UT’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on Wednesday as part of  the “Live Free” tour for Turning Point USA —  a conservative nonprofit dedicated to promoting freedom for students. Kirk,...

‘My people want to live,’ protests continue at Texas Capitol following death of Mahsa Amini

‘My people want to live,’ protests continue at Texas Capitol following death of Mahsa Amini

October 17, 2022

Aryana Rostami said she and her family left Iran due to the political regime when she was 16.  Six years later, Rostami, now a Middle Eastern studies, Middle Eastern languages and culture, international...

UT professor researches transportable renewable energy

UT professor researches transportable renewable energy

October 17, 2022

Joaquin Resasco, assistant professor of chemical engineering, is leading his lab in converting carbon dioxide into carbon-free and renewable energy. Resasco said renewable energy usually falls short because...

UT Student Government hosts state representative panel ahead of midterm elections

UT Student Government hosts state representative panel ahead of midterm elections

October 16, 2022

UT Student Government hosted a discussion panel with Democratic state representatives James Talarico, Ron Reynolds and Gina Hinojosa in the Union’s Eastwoods room on Thursday.  Hinojosa said the...

Fraternities hang up banners to #SaveDirty’s

Fraternities hang up banners to #SaveDirty’s

October 16, 2022

Dirty Martin's Place has faced potential closure due to The City of Austin’s Project Connect since the spring but fraternities around West Campus continue to rally together in support of the nearly 100-year-old...

Student Government, University Co-Op to host second annual Student Business Empowerment Initiative

Student Government, University Co-Op to host second annual Student Business Empowerment Initiative

October 16, 2022

The University Co-op gives student entrepreneurs the opportunity to have their products sold at the campus store through the second annual Student Business Empowerment Initiative. UT’s Student Government...

New UT-Austin research initiative to advance development of biologic therapies

New UT-Austin research initiative to advance development of biologic therapies

October 16, 2022

A new UT Austin research initiative will provide funding and support for research into vaccinations and treatments for a wide range of diseases. Texas Biologics is a research effort from the College...

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UT students host events for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 13, 2022

CW: This column contains discussion of interpersonal and relationship violence.  October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and UT’s Voices Against Violence will host events and workshops all month...

Dell Medical School, Ascension Seton’s graduate medical education program doubles residents since 2015

Dell Medical School, Ascension Seton’s graduate medical education program doubles residents since 2015

October 12, 2022

The number of medical residents at Dell Medical School and Ascension Seton has nearly doubled since 2015, and is projected to increase from there, according to a recent press release. Through the expansion...

‘I don’t want to move’: UHD moves students out of temporary housing mid-semester

‘I don’t want to move’: UHD moves students out of temporary housing mid-semester

October 12, 2022

Students living in on-campus supplemental housing since the beginning of the semester are now being offered contracts by University Housing and Dining to move into their permanent residences, but some...

Pride flag found vandalized twice in physics mathematics astronomy building

Pride flag found vandalized twice in physics mathematics astronomy building

October 11, 2022

Editor's Note: A previous version of this story said the flag was vandalized in the PMA library, but the flag was vandalized in a lounge in the building. The story has been updated to better reflect that....

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