The Daily Texan

All content by Francisco Dominguez

Bike theft presents a persistent problem on UT’s campus

May 1, 2014

After turning a sharp corner by the Student Activity Center, I took a hard hit to the ground and ended up damaging the gears of my bike. In the melee of tests and extracurricular demands, I left my bike...


CNS101 program will unite College of Natural Sciences

April 15, 2014

On April 7, College of Natural Sciences Associate Dean Sacha Kopp unveiled a new initiative meant to promote diversity, improve pedagogy and ensure overall success for incoming freshmen.  After...


Austin’s growing population is gentrifying the city’s East side and hurting Austinities in the process

March 31, 2014

Driving north up I-35, I notice one thing: the stark visual contrast of what lies on either side of the freeway. Last month Forbes identified Austin as the fastest growing city in the country, and,...

Campus town halls are improving student inclusivity

March 5, 2014

Beyonce must have been thinking of the 20 million college students’ freshman experience when she titled her song “Sweet Dreams (Beautiful Nightmare),” since it’s safe to call that...

Austin homeless deserve our compassion

March 3, 2014

Right when you thought we had escaped the winter that canceled the most days of class in recent memory, Austin is once again pummeled by bizarre weather changes. Some may be upset that the annual Zilker...