A national press conference for student journalists held Thursday highlighted the findings of a December report put out by the U.S. Government Accountability Office, which found a lack of accessible information was a major limiting factor for food-insecure college students.
A bill filed by state Rep. Kyle Biedermann could take away undocumented students’ ability to pay in-state tuition at Texas colleges and universities. If it passes, the cost of tuition for undocumented students at UT could quadruple.
Sexual assault survivors and advocates gathered with state legislators Monday morning at the Texas State Capitol to share their experiences with sexual assault and express support for sexual assault legislation being introduced this session.
Higher education commissioner Raymund Paredes said he never lost sight of the students he was working to support in his 15 years on the job, even when it meant testifying to lawmakers at the Capitol until 1 a.m.