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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

Longhorn fan guide to next week’s MLB Draft

Nathan Han, Sports Reporter July 8, 2021

The 2021 MLB Draft will feature several key pieces to Texas’ College World Series squad coming off the board, and many of them will likely opt to enter the professional ranks and end their Longhorn career. Texas’...

“I’m capable of doing it, too”

“I’m capable of doing it, too”

Maria Sailale , Associate Editor June 30, 2021
Associate Editor Maria Sailale urges the College of Liberal Arts to create a collegewide mentoring program for students.
No. 12 Texas hangs on to defeat No. 7 Oklahoma State, keeps possible World Series bid alive

No. 12 Texas hangs on to defeat No. 7 Oklahoma State, keeps possible World Series bid alive

Nicholas Pannes May 29, 2021

Texas had lost to Oklahoma State in every one of their five previous matchups this season. The series of defects included a nine-inning loss in their first game of the Big 12 Postseason Tournament and...

Students fundraise for water insecurity through Instagram Venmo challenge

Students fundraise for water insecurity through Instagram Venmo challenge

Gracyn Freiling May 8, 2021

Avery McCall hit record on her iPhone, slowly picked up a raw egg and smashed it on her head for all of her followers to see. This video was one of many Instagram stories posted to raise money for a student...

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.
Disability Advocacy Student Coalition, college councils start initiative for UT-Austin disability cultural center

Disability Advocacy Student Coalition, college councils start initiative for UT-Austin disability cultural center

Carolyn Parmer May 5, 2021

When Emily Flores started at UT, she only knew one other disabled student whom she met through Twitter. Before this, Flores hadn’t met anyone else who could relate to her experience with a physical disability. Now,...

Students reflect on a year of increased violence against the AAPI community

Students reflect on a year of increased violence against the AAPI community

Fiza Kuzhiyil April 30, 2021

Trigger warning: This story contains mentions of racism, hate crime and violence against Asian people. For a list of Anti-Asian violence resources look here: https://anti-asianviolenceresources.carrd.co/  Growing...

Registration needs to be simplified

Registration needs to be simplified

Ezra Gomez April 30, 2021
Columnist Ezra Gomez urges UT to revise how registration is conducted.
Winners, losers from head coach Steve Sarkisian’s first spring game

Winners, losers from head coach Steve Sarkisian’s first spring game

Riley Glenn April 28, 2021
The Orange-White spring game on Saturday contained both standouts and low points for the football team as Texas fans got their first chance to see the new-look program under first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian.
DT 4/23/2021

DT 4/23/2021

April 23, 2021

Texas advances to first Final Four since 2016 after 3-1 win over Nebraska

Texas advances to first Final Four since 2016 after 3-1 win over Nebraska

Maya Martinez April 19, 2021

The media frenzy surrounding Monday’s regional final often characterized Texas and Nebraska as a part of the ‘blue bloods’ of collegiate volleyball. The former Big 12 rivals have seven national...

Students discuss mental health resources at UT

Students discuss mental health resources at UT

Sheryl Lawrence April 16, 2021

TW: Discussion surrounding mental health. To report concerning behavior or ask for advice, students can call the Behavior Concerns and COVID-19 Advice Line at 512-232-5050. Students can also contact the...