The Daily Texan

All content by David Engleman

As we wait for election results, hope for a better, stronger SG

March 10, 2016

At 6:30 p.m. on March 3, I was supposed to do the best and last part of my job: announce the results of campus-wide elections. By that evening, it was already clear that Graduate Student Assembly executive...


Student elections, representation matter

February 18, 2016

On March 2 and 3, students across the 40 Acres have the opportunity to elect representatives to Student Government, the Graduate Student Assembly, Texas Student Media, the University Co-op and University...

Austin experiences fortieth day of triple-digit heat this year

September 9, 2013

Austin is no stranger to heat, but the recent wave of triple-digit temperatures is outside the norm, according to Weather and Climate Resouce Center officials. Last Wednesday, temperatures broke 100...

MOOCs and SMOCs contribute to UT’s online learning initiative

September 4, 2013

In accordance with President William Powers Jr.’s plan for online teaching technologies, UT professors are experimenting with the world’s first synchronous massive online course (SMOC). After...

Grants awarded to the College of Education fund research to improve educational experience of UT’s Latino students

August 30, 2013

Latino graduation rates and college engagement will be a new focus of the College of Education after The Kresge Foundation and the Greater Texas Foundation awarded the program two grants totaling $437,000.  The...