For a few young people in Austin, confidence, community and carrots all come from the same place: Austin’s Urban Roots farm. Founded in 2008, Urban Roots is a farm-based youth leadership program located in East Austin.
For around 100 shows in 2019, Nik Parr leaned into a microphone, fingers feverishly playing the piano with a saxophone strapped across his chest. His three bandmates played alongside him, performing as The Selfless Lovers.
In response to the cancellation of the annual film, music and interactive festival South by Southwest, The Daily Texan has compiled a list of must-see cinematic destinations nearby for a fun, spontaneous road trip.
Navigating the Speedway bricks alongside their owners, service dogs are often working from 8 a.m. classes to late night study sessions at the Perry-Castañeda Library. The work that service animals do is an important part of their owners’ everyday lives.