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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Accommodate your roommate, not their guests

December 3, 2018

One of the most awkward moments a person can endure is walking in on a private moment between two people. This is not an uncommon occurrence for college students living with roommates. For students who...


Let it go, women can let it grow

November 6, 2018

Hide your razors and hide your shaving cream. It’s No Shave November — a whole month without shaving, waxing or any other form of body hair removal. Everyone is encouraged to participate, but...


Paper and pens are your new best friends

October 22, 2018

Need to remember something important? Take note of it. Taking notes is the most basic way to retain information you learn in class. However, the way you take the notes is what’s crucial. It seems...


Let’s get Little Free Libraries for students’ free time

October 17, 2018

Cracking open a book and getting lost in the story is a great feeling. It can be a gateway to relaxation, and it is an instant stress reliever. While there are multiple libraries on campus that offer various...


Group work hinders students more than it benefits them

October 11, 2018

Professors say group projects offer a unique opportunity to collaborate and be creative with other individuals. Students say that group projects are unfair because of randomly assigned partners, lack of...


It’s time to mono-task

October 1, 2018

Just walk down Speedway or stick your head into the PCL. You’ll see people doing multiple things at once — such as reading and listening to music or talking and studying. Every day, students...


Freshmen have no excuse to skip breakfast

September 24, 2018

Everyone says that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Freshman year can be hectic, though, and students in the dorms often skip breakfast to prioritize things such as sleep and getting to...

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