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

When it comes to mental health, don’t treat diversity as an accessory

When it comes to mental health, don’t treat diversity as an accessory

Maria Sailale , Associate Editor June 10, 2021
Associate Editor Maria Sailale urges the CMHC to prioritize the mental health of marginalized students by hiring more diverse counselors.
UT, prioritize your students for once

UT, prioritize your students for once

The editorial board calls on UT to improve communication and listen to students.
Keep online course options for the fall

Keep online course options for the fall

Hairuo Yi May 6, 2021
Columnist Hairuo Yi calls on UT to provide online course options for students who cannot attend in person classes Fall 2021.
Let students know which classes are expensive

Let students know which classes are expensive

Hubert Ning May 6, 2021
Columnist Hubert Ning argues course descriptions on the course schedule should have a warning if a class has additional high costs.
Editor-in-chief still can't get into Texan basement office

Editor-in-chief still can’t get into Texan basement office

Emily Caldwell May 6, 2021
Editor-in-chief Emily Caldwell says goodbye and thanks everyone who helped her throughout her term.
Open-note exams mean open minds

Open-note exams mean open minds

Hunter Littleton May 5, 2021
Columnist Hunter Littleton urges professors to continue allowing open-note exams even after classes return to an in-person setting.
Increase available seats in sequential language classes

Increase available seats in sequential language classes

Danielle Buffa May 5, 2021
Columnist Danielle Buffa calls on UT administration to plan the course schedule so that students may secure seats in their sequential language courses.
UT students should have access to art supplies

UT students should have access to art supplies

Eva Strelitz-Block May 5, 2021
Columnist Eva Strelitz-Block calls for students to have access to art supplies to support their mental health.
Stop administering final exams

Stop administering final exams

Susan Cardone May 4, 2021
Columnist Susan Cardone calls on professors to get rid of final exams and utilize better methods to measure student performance.
UT needs to be transparent about emission plans

UT needs to be transparent about emission plans

Ezra Gomez May 4, 2021
Opinion Columnist Ezra Gomez urges UT to increase transparency regarding carbon emissions.
Please don't delete my major

Please don’t delete my major

Alexandra Purchatzke May 4, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke urges UT not to delete the BSA in Biochemistry degree plan.
Excuse vaccine-related absences

Excuse vaccine-related absences

Danielle Buffa May 2, 2021
Columnist Danielle Buffa urges professors to offer excused absences and assignment extensions to students who are experiencing side effects from the COVID-19 vaccine.