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Students celebrate Eliminate Tobacco Use Day

November 21, 2019

Students held up signs suggesting bad habits such as “Just one more episode!” and “Feed the laundry pile!” on Gregory Gym Plaza on Wednesday to promote ending tobacco use. In...

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New contract advances construction of telescope co-founded by UT-Austin

November 12, 2019

The world’s largest telescope is one step closer to being finished after a new contract was signed to design, build and install the telescope’s steel structure. The Giant Magellan Telescope...

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Advertising school launches immersive technology program

November 12, 2019

A new program from the Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations will give students an opportunity to create their own immersive technology experience. This fall, the Stan Richards School...

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UT ranked No. 34 university in the world by U.S. News & World Report

October 28, 2019

U.S. News & World Report ranked UT as the No. 34 university in the world on its Best Global Universities list last week. The report considers 1,500 universities from over 81 countries...

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UT officials discuss University’s water management, energy efficiency during 8th annual Sustainability Symposium

October 28, 2019

Energy consumption in UT buildings could be cut by an estimated 30-50% by 2030, a University official said Friday during an on-campus Sustainability Symposium. During the 8th annual symposium...

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University Co-op interviews UT community about potential redesign

October 23, 2019

The University Co-op surveyed students last week on potential changes to the store, including the addition of a lounge inside. University Co-op CEO Cheryl Phifer said the Co-op is partnering with the...

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Austin increases trash bill for residents as part of Zero Waste initiative

October 17, 2019

Austin Resource Recovery customers, including students who live in West Campus, will be paying more for trash collection starting this month. Austin Resource Recovery collects residential curbside trash,...

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AmeriCorps celebrates 25th anniversary at LBJ Auditorium

October 7, 2019

AmeriCorps, a national civil service program, hosted various festivities Friday, Oct. 4 at the Lady Bird Johnson Auditorium to celebrate its 25th anniversary. Around 100 AmeriCorps members...

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Students for Planned Parenthood promotes intersectionality through Healthcare Fair

October 1, 2019

On-campus and Austin community health organizations gathered in the Shirley Bird Perry Ballroom in the Texas Union and threw the Healthcare Fair to promote inclusivity in health care Monday evening. UT’s...

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Hooked on UHS Week showcases different services of University Health Services

September 24, 2019

The UT Student Health Advisory Committee is hosting Hooked on University Health Services Week, an event centered around informing students about the different departments at the UHS, through Thursday Sept....