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, provide more blood donation opportunities

UT, provide more blood donation opportunities

Hillary Ma, Columnist September 22, 2021
Columnist Hillary Ma urges UT to allow more facilities to host blood donations
Reduce football stadium capacity

Reduce football stadium capacity

Safa Michigan , Forum Editor September 22, 2021
Forum editor Safa Michigan asks the University to reduce the stadium capacity for fall football games to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
Cover cost of diversifying halal dining options

Cover cost of diversifying halal dining options

Safa Michigan , Forum Editor September 22, 2021
Columnist Safa Michigan asks the University to cover the expenses of sourcing varied halal dining options for Muslim students.
Better prepare students for writing in the real-world

Better prepare students for writing in the real-world

Tanya Raghu, Columnist September 21, 2021
Columnist Tanya Raghu argues UT needs to create more opportunities for professional writing for students of all majors.
Require students to use Protect Texas Together App

Require students to use Protect Texas Together App

Lucero Ponce, Columnist September 21, 2021
Columnist Lucero Ponce urges professors to require their students to use Protect Texas Together App as classes go in person.
UT must provide COVID-19 testing over the weekends

UT must provide COVID-19 testing over the weekends

Faleha Quadri, Columnist September 19, 2021
Columnist Faleha Quadri urges UT to extend their testing hours and provide COVID-19 testing over the weekends.
Make mental health accessible

Make mental health accessible

Michael Lazenby, Columnist September 18, 2021
Columnist Michael Lazenby calls for the Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC) to help students schedule sessions in a more convenient and accessible way.
Keep virtual classes synchronous

Keep virtual classes synchronous

Isabelle Costello, Associate Editor September 15, 2021
Associate editor Isabelle Costello encourages professors teaching virtually to avoid asynchronous class instruction.
Provide more details about CIS results

Provide more details about CIS results

Megan Tran, Associate Editor September 12, 2021
Associate editor Megan Tran urges UT to provide more information about how Course Instructor Surveys are used to show students their feedback matters and increase survey participation.
Professors, release syllabi before semester begins

Professors, release syllabi before semester begins

Sruti Ramachandran, Associate Editor September 9, 2021
Associate editor Sruti Ramachandran urges UT to set a day to release class syllabi
Professors, prioritize student learning over memorizing

Professors, prioritize student learning over memorizing

Michael Lazenby, Columnist September 5, 2021
Columnist Michael Lazenby urges professors to help students focus on learning class content through interaction and project-based learning instead of memorizing for tests.
Allow professors with unvaccinated children to teach virtually

Allow professors with unvaccinated children to teach virtually

Julia Zaksek , Associate Editor September 1, 2021
Associate Editor Julia Zaksek urges UT to extend an online-only teaching option to professors with unvaccinated children.