The Daily Texan

Let students print for free

Let students print for free

Hubert Ning April 9, 2021
Columnist Hubert Ning argues that UT needs to follow examples set by peer institutions and offer its students free printing options.
Centralize COVID-19 information with campuswide informational module

Centralize COVID-19 information with campuswide informational module

Eva Strelitz-Block April 7, 2021
Columnist Eva Strelitz-Block urges UT to enhance student engagement with the Protect Texas Together website.
Limit the cost of course packets

Limit the cost of course packets

Alexandra Purchatzke April 6, 2021
Columnist Alexandra Purchatzke encourages professors to limit the cost of class course packets to reduce student stress.
Students need expanded campus shuttle operations on the weekend

Students need expanded campus shuttle operations on the weekend

Hunter Littleton April 2, 2021
Columnist Hunter Littleton urges UT and Capitol Metro to focus on expanding weekend shuttle service.
Implement a winter semester

Implement a winter semester

Cole Krautkramer April 2, 2021
Columnist Cole Krautkramer encourages the University to implement a winter semester and expand course offerings to give students greater academic flexibility.
Specific GroupMe guidelines would clarify murky waters of academic integrity

Specific GroupMe guidelines would clarify murky waters of academic integrity

Eva Strelitz-Block April 1, 2021
Columnist Eva Strelitz-Block urges professors to make explicit GroupMe guidelines for students to follow and include them in their syllabi.
Students need a break

Students need a break

Megan Tran March 30, 2021
Columnist Megan Tran argues for the implementation of a university wide policy that restricts professors from setting assignment due dates over spring break.
Big Ticket refunds shouldn’t rely on canceled games

Big Ticket refunds shouldn’t rely on canceled games

Deborah Hill March 30, 2021
Columnist Deborah Hill argues there are multiple pandemic complications to consider when discussing Big Ticket refunds.
Mental health professionals should respond to mental health 911 calls

Mental health professionals should respond to mental health 911 calls

Susan Cardone March 30, 2021
Columnist Susan Cardone calls for mental health professionals to respond to 911 calls containing a mental health element, not UTPD’s Crisis Intervention Team.
Explore UT should have a virtual option every year

Explore UT should have a virtual option every year

Ezra Gomez March 30, 2021
Columnist Ezra Gomez argues that following COVID, the successful virtual Explore UT event should happen every year.
Expand mask distribution

Expand mask distribution

Eva Strelitz-Block March 29, 2021
Columnist Eva Strelitz-Block urges UT to support masking on campus as the pandemic continues.
UT’s efforts to help students with tech issues do not go far enough

UT’s efforts to help students with tech issues do not go far enough

Diego Díaz March 29, 2021
Columnist Diego Díaz argues that UT should do more to alleviate the stresses students face in a growing technological climate.