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UT’s foreign language programs push students to online alternatives

April 30, 2014

Many UT students are required to take a foreign language as part of their degree. To fulfill this requirement, students must participate in language courses either at UT or a community college. Many students...

Yik Yak app encourages racism, sexism at UT

April 9, 2014

Recently, a new app called Yik Yak, which brands itself as a “no profile, no password, it’s all anonymous” app, has been gaining popularity on the UT campus. Yik Yak is essentially a...

UT sororities band together through ‘After Chapter’ bible study

April 3, 2014

After Chapter, a Christian event started by the current Chaplains of each Panhellenic sorority, has shown that women of the Greek community are much more than stereotypical “sorority girls”...

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When parking on the UT campus, you don’t get what you pay for

March 6, 2014

Despite the many positive aspects of living in a vibrant, growing metropolis such as Austin, every Austinite knows that getting on Mopac Expressway between the hours of 4:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. without necessity...

Homeless population in West Campus pose threat to UT students

February 4, 2014

At 2 p.m. on November 19, as I was surrounded by fellow University students, a homeless woman on Guadalupe randomly attacked me. I had no affiliation with her, and I had not provoked her in any way; the...