“Lucky Girl” is a coming-of-age film that follows a 9-year-old girl struggling with cultural identity in a foreign world. When Sidi Wang created this film for her undergraduate thesis project, she addressed it as an apology to a girl she knew at 15.
“Alien Wanderers: Alien World: Alien Home” by opera composer Nathan Felix takes on the task of addressing discrimination and issues surrounding the United States’ southern border. Felix sat down with The Daily Texan to discuss what went into the production of this condensed opera, called an operetta.
After a transgender woman was found dead in a motel room in the Philippines with the leading suspect being a 19-year-old U.S. marine, PJ Raval traveled there and said he felt compelled to tell the victim’s story.
Frustrated by the lack of resources available for liberal arts students to explore entrepreneurship, Nina Ho marched into the office f the former director of the Liberal Arts Honors program, Dr. Larry Carver, to air her grievances.
After her sophomore year in the business honors program and running track and field at UT, Kendall Baisden left her comfort zone to run professionally for Team USA. After years on the track, she’s back on the Forty Acres.