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

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UT ranked No. 1 Texas university

Ubah Moallim, News reporter December 18, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 5 flipbook.  According to the 2022 U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings, UT ranked first of all Texas universities and is ranked No....

UT-Austin and UT-San Antonio granted $1.5 million to research hypersonics, the future of high-speed travel

UT-Austin and UT-San Antonio granted $1.5 million to research hypersonics, the future of high-speed travel

Katy Nelson, News reporter December 18, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 5 flipbook.  UT-Austin researchers are working to speed up flight transportation so travelers can fly to anywhere in the continental United...

UT health program identifies needs, improves communication with young breast cancer patients

UT health program identifies needs, improves communication with young breast cancer patients

Kevin Vu, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 2 flipbook. UT researchers are working to create an intervention program for young adults with breast cancer to address unmet needs and issues. Principal...

UT students discuss separation from family after Biden eases COVID-19 travel restrictions

UT students discuss separation from family after Biden eases COVID-19 travel restrictions

Marisa Huerta, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 2 flipbook. The Biden administration will lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for fully vaccinated international travelers Nov. 8., and some...

Man shot in West Campus Sunday night, lack of information led to student distress on social media

Man shot in West Campus Sunday night, lack of information led to student distress on social media

Tori Duff, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 2 flipbook. The Austin Police Department responded to a man shot in West Campus on Halloween night, but fireworks in the area had many students...

Compostable waste destined for landfill under UT’s expired contract

Compostable waste destined for landfill under UT’s expired contract

Joelle DiPaolo, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the November 2 flipbook. In some University Housing and Dining locations, items placed in the “compost” bins are not currently being composted because...

UT students and attorney address SB8

UT students and attorney address SB8

Peyton Sims and Ikram Mohamed, Life and Arts reporters December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 22 flipbook. Pro-choice signs waved in the air as hundreds of women chanted for their human rights. Erupting with anger, protestors flooded...

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Student Government calls to expand West Campus’ affordable housing plan

Tori Duff and Lauren Abel, News reporters December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 22 flipbook. UT Student Government is pushing Austin City Council to lower the median family income required for students to receive affordable...

Co-op food trucks struggle to find a new location as the court’s closure approaches

Co-op food trucks struggle to find a new location as the court’s closure approaches

Tori Duff, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 22 flipbook. Many family-owned restaurants in the University Co-op Food Court are struggling to relocate after the University decided to convert...

UT Austin to expand indigenous language courses next semester

UT Austin to expand indigenous language courses next semester

Ubah Moallim, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 22 flipbook. UT will offer online courses on four different Indigenous languages next spring that will be available for any student to access. The...

Students angered over Student Government’s lack of financial transparency

Students angered over Student Government’s lack of financial transparency

Kaushiki Roy, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 29 flipbook. UT students raised concerns regarding Student Government’s financial transparency and lack of communication to the student body...

Student advisory committee created for College of Natural Sciences

Student advisory committee created for College of Natural Sciences

Sonali Menon, News reporter December 17, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the October 29 flipbook. UT Student Government approved a bill Oct. 12 to create a new student advisory committee within the College of Natural Sciences...