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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

All content by Anastasia Goodwin
UT Health Austin, Austin Public Health vaccine completion rates remain higher than national average

UT Health Austin, Austin Public Health vaccine completion rates remain higher than national average

May 5, 2021

As the White House reports more people across the country are skipping their second dose vaccine appointments, UT Health Austin continues to see high rates of full vaccinations, a UT Health Austin spokesperson...

UT-Austin researchers find COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted Austin’s most vulnerable

UT-Austin researchers find COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted Austin’s most vulnerable

April 27, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the April 23 issue of The Daily Texan. Austin’s most vulnerable communities have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19, according to a report published...

How to protect your COVID-19 vaccine card

How to protect your COVID-19 vaccine card

April 15, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the April 13 issue of The Daily Texan. As more students become eligible for COVID-19 vaccination, they will need to take important steps to protect their...

UT researchers receive COVID-19 vaccine manufactured using their research

UT researchers receive COVID-19 vaccine manufactured using their research

April 14, 2021

Daniel Wrapp religiously refreshed his spam folder every two hours before he finally got an email from UT Health Austin to book his first vaccine appointment.  “I made the first available appointment...

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What you should, should not do once you’re fully vaccinated

March 24, 2021

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the March 23 issue of The Daily Texan. Fully vaccinated students can begin gathering with some small groups of friends and loved ones without masks...

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Guidelines for Phase 1B of COVID-19 vaccine confuse students, whether they are eligible

March 12, 2021

Editor's Note: This story first appeared in The Daily Texan's March 9 print edition.   Different interpretations of Phase 1B qualifying conditions by COVID-19 vaccine providers have left some...

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UT-Austin staff, volunteers rescue sea turtles during winter storm

March 1, 2021

Staff and student volunteers at the UT Marine Science Institute’s Amos Rehabilitation Keep worked around the clock to take in over 1,200 green sea turtles during Winter Storm Uri. Water temperatures...