Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

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

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SafeHorns hosts Report4Harrison event to honor Harrison Brown

May 2, 2019

Harrison Brown was fatally stabbed on campus May 1, 2017. On Wednesday night, two years after his death, family and friends gathered at Report4Harrison — a SafeHorns open mic event in remembrance...


CMHC experiences increased demand for services, especially as end of semester approaches

April 23, 2019

As the semester nears its end, many UT students say they’re experiencing anxiety at an all-time high, driving more traffic to the Counseling and Mental Health Center.  The busiest times at...


Insomnia Cookies will open in West Campus by summer

April 12, 2019

Students in need of a late-night cookie fix can soon order from Insomnia Cookies, which will open in West Campus sometime in the next month.  The store will be located in the building attached...


Wooten Barber Shop’s 55th year in business makes it longest tenure business on the Drag

April 2, 2019

The Wooten Barber Shop has been cutting hair by the University for 55 years, making it the longest-running independent business on The Drag. The barbershop has been around since 1964, attracting people...


Hi, How Are You Project inspired by famous frog mural on Guad to encourage mental health discussions

March 26, 2019

The iconic “Hi, How Are You” mural, located on the corner of Guadalupe Street and 21st Street, was created by artist Daniel Johnston in 1993. In fall 2017, Courtney Blanton and Tom Gimbel...


Austin Police Officer Cadenas will be attending the LBJ school of Public Affairs this May

March 15, 2019

Austin Police Department officer Bino Cadenas will begin a 14-month-long graduate program in public leadership this summer at the LBJ School of Public Affairs.  Cadenas had an early childhood dream...


American Campus has plans to redevelop former Goodall Wooten building into new student housing

March 12, 2019

Last July, American Campus Communities purchased the 2100 block on Guadalupe Street, which includes the Goodall Wooten, a former student residential building. Now, American Campus is planning a student...


Stand-up economist engages with students about carbon pricing during UT Energy Week

February 5, 2019

On Monday as part of the 2019 UT Energy Week, economist Yoram Bauman presented a stand-up comedy routine to students on environmental economic policies such as carbon pricing. Bauman calls himself “the...

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