The Daily Texan

All content by Danial Naqvi

Old institutions can learn from the new

October 2, 2017

As I scurried along San Jacinto Blvd, I saw a taxi cab with a placard signifying the driver had been fingerprint tested. The feud between new and old isn’t just limited to Austin. Uber is making...


Why don’t students eat healthy on campus? It’s what you don’t see

September 25, 2017

The American lifestyle is heavily associated with burgers, burritos and BBQ. Yet I was overwhelmed when I first arrived from the cold sandwich country of the United Kingdom. The excuse I was given was...


British students are well aware of U.S. influence— why isn’t the opposite true?

September 19, 2017

Donald Trump won the United States presidential election. Headlines infected the global media ten months ago with the news of the incoming president-elect. British media news outlets recognize that his...


UT housing woes spread internationally

August 31, 2017

In January 2017, I applied to UT dorms after being told that applying by Feb. 1 would guarantee housing. In late-May, after I finished my exams and emailed housing, I was reassured that I would get an...