The Daily Texan

All content by Colton Becker

Re-elect Mayor Adler

November 6, 2018

Steve Adler was elected mayor of Austin my freshman year at UT. Since then, Austin has experienced a surge of growth, leaving a host of challenges in its wake. Chief among them ­— as far as students...


Getting started on realistic change

February 26, 2018

We get it. Student Government is traditionally associated with solving inconsequential problems. That’s a reflection of the fact that many of the priorities administrations have taken on have focused...


Friend remembers Harrison Brown’s legacy

September 22, 2017

This Sunday was Harrison’s 20th birthday. Despite his absence, which, of course, prompted a range of emotions, I found comfort in the conviction that Harry’s spirit is alive with the Lord and...


Consent remains vital during Round Up weekend

March 24, 2017

Since Round Up began 86 years ago, it has evolved into one of the most highly anticipated weekends of the year. For good reason, too: Last year alone, the Interfraternity Council (IFC) and University Panhellenic...


Make RoundUp great again

April 14, 2016

On the first Friday afternoon of April, the skies were dull and gray, and a light breeze was in the air. Campus was devoid of its characteristic bustle, and the pulse of academia had slowed. As students...