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All content by Emily Mathis

Co-op market doesn’t cut it

September 13, 2012

On a recent evening, my roommate and I were commiserating about our freshman year weight gain. We are both now juniors, and still, so to speak, working our asses off to get rid of that weight. Of course...

Plastic Bags Vs. Women’s Lives

July 23, 2012

On any given night in Austin about 4,000 people will be in need of emergency overnight shelter, according to House the Homeless, an Austin-based nonprofit. Only 700 beds will be available at local shelters,...

It ain’t over ’til the singer gets a job

July 16, 2012

In the Butler School of Music, students pursuing a voice performance degree sometimes wonder whether they are ready for life after graduation and independence from their parents’ checkbooks. There...

Does Freedom Ring?

July 9, 2012

“Memories of a Promise: Short Stories by Middle Eastern Women” intended to explore Middle Eastern women’s lives. The book was going to be dedicated to the late Dr. Elizabeth “BJ”...