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Steak ‘n Shake to open this year at Texas Union

August 10, 2019

Right now, students can get salads, American Chinese food, chicken, tacos and sandwiches in the Texas Union Building. But soon, they’ll be able to access another food option: Steak ‘n Shake. While...


New reproductive mental health center offers resources for women in Austin

July 23, 2019

UT Health Austin is now offering mental health care for current and soon-to-be mothers through the new Women’s Reproductive Mental Health center. The center, located in The Mulva Clinic for the...


UT students can join two new RecSports clubs this fall

July 2, 2019

This fall, UT is offering two new Recreational Sports-sponsored clubs to students: field hockey and Brazilian jiu-jitsu.  All RecSports-affiliated clubs begin as student organizations. If a group...


Austinites celebrate Pride Month at ‘Rainbow on the Creek’

June 18, 2019

Fifty years after police raided the Stonewall Inn, sparking a series of riots in Manhattan, music rang through the streets of Austin during this year’s Pride Month festivities.  On Saturday,...


After struggling to find her place in American culture, Marwa Najem found her belonging in powerlifting

May 3, 2019

When Marwa Najem tried out for Longhorn Powerlifting the fall of her junior year, she tore her hamstring muscle but didn’t stop lifting until the tryouts were over. “I remember crying through...