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

UT should make COVID-19 testing mandatory for large, official student events

UT should make COVID-19 testing mandatory for large, official student events

Faleha Quadri, Columnist October 19, 2021
Columnist Faleha Quadri calls on UT to mandate COVID-19 testing for large, official student org events in an effort to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
Make a study session platform for students

Make a study session platform for students

Michael Lazenby, Columnist October 19, 2021
Columnist Michael Lazenby urges UT to create a platform where students can safely and efficiently set up study sessions with their classmates.
Provide more preparatory material for standardized language exams

Provide more preparatory material for standardized language exams

Hillary Ma, Columnist October 19, 2021
Columnist Hillary Ma urges UT to provide preparatory resources for internationally recognized standardized language tests
Stop capitalizing off the Big Ticket

Stop capitalizing off the Big Ticket

Emma Vrana, Columnist October 18, 2021
Columnist Emma Vrana urges UT to stop overselling Big Tickets, or expand and revise the student section.
The focus of housing expansion should stay on affordability

The focus of housing expansion should stay on affordability

Ethan Smith , Contributor October 18, 2021
UT graduate Ethan Smith urges UT to center affordability in real estate expansion.
Stop messing with Texans’ reproductive freedom

Stop messing with Texans’ reproductive freedom

Lloyd Doggett, Contributor October 17, 2021
US Rep. Lloyd Doggett encourages Texans to stand up against vigilante abortion law.
Require weekly COVID-19 testing in dorms

Require weekly COVID-19 testing in dorms

Lucero Ponce, Columnist October 14, 2021
Columnist Lucero Ponce urges University Housing and Dining to require residents to COVID-19 test weekly
Acknowledge the mental health challenges created by the pandemic

Acknowledge the mental health challenges created by the pandemic

Tanya Raghu, Columnist October 14, 2021
Columnist Tanya Ragu urges CMHC and University to address the trauma and challenges students faced and currently still do from the COVID-19 pandemic
Expand UT Night Ride hours

Expand UT Night Ride hours

Emily Harrison, Columnist October 13, 2021
Columnist Emily Harrison calls out UT Night Rides to make services accessible at all hours of night, on and off campus.
Make Red River showdown tickets more accessible

Make Red River showdown tickets more accessible

Mia Abbe, Columnist October 12, 2021
Columnist Mia Abbe argues that UT should allow concessions that make the Red River Showdown more affordable for students
Incentivize COVID-19 testing

Incentivize COVID-19 testing

Lucero Ponce, Columnist October 11, 2021
Columnist Lucero Ponce urges UT to incentivize weekly COVID-19 testing
Offer three-credit-hour classes for all beginner foreign language courses

Offer three-credit-hour classes for all beginner foreign language courses

Emma Vrana, Columnist October 6, 2021
Columnist Emma Vrana urges UT to offer additional three-credit-hour beginner foreign language courses