Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

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

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NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch speaks at UT

May 3, 2019

Editor’s note: A non-student source in this story requested her name not be published for fear of retaliation. The Daily Texan is using the pseudonym “Betsy” upon her request. The...


Students celebrate Selena Quintanilla-Perez’s life with purple flowers, Jack in the Box tacos

April 18, 2019

Editor's note: This story has been updated to better reflect how a source identifies. One source, Chris, has requested not to have his full name published to maintain privacy in his drag queen...


Peers for Pride celebrates 10-year anniversary

April 10, 2019

This month, the Gender and Sexuality Center’s peer facilitation program Peers for Pride will celebrate its 10-year anniversary. Peers for Pride is a two-semester LGBTQ-centered course giving students...


Female faculty, students celebrate International Women’s Day

March 14, 2019

In celebration of last week’s International Women’s Day, female faculty and students gathered Wednesday evening to acknowledge the impact of females on campus. In previous years, this annual...


Projects with Underserved Communities students assist countries around the world with engineering and social work

February 27, 2019

With service projects ranging from an education center to a water filtration system for schoolchildren, the engineering and social work students of Projects with Underserved Communities have devoted themselves...


Barbara Jordan’s life and legacy showcased at the Capitol

February 14, 2019

The Texas State Capitol showcased the legacy of Barbara Jordan, known for being a trailblazer in Texas politics, this week to celebrate her life before what would have been her 83rd birthday on Feb. 21.  This...


Dancing the night away at ¡Bailando!

January 31, 2019

The Campus Events + Entertainment Mexican American Culture Committee hosted the 4th annual ¡Bailando! dance event on Wednesday evening, inviting students to dance and enjoy Latin American culture. Students...

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