The Daily Texan

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Dell Medical School accepts first round of students using unprecedented application process

November 24, 2015

Joel Daboub arrived at his new job this spring facing a unique challenge — finding the ideal group of students for a school that had no building, academic records or classes in sight. About half...


Affordable housing scarce, as under-utilized fund offers limited options

November 12, 2015

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part series of stories examining the affordable housing options available to students looking to live in West Campus. Check out the second part here. Faced...


Open access offers alternatives to traditional research journals

September 28, 2015

For the UT libraries, which constantly grapple with a small number of powerful, dollar-minded research journal publishers over the cost of texts, solving a minor financial crisis could entail taking a...


With steady footing, new UT President looks ahead

September 17, 2015

In his first three months as UT president, Gregory Fenves has called for the removal of a statue of confederate leader Jefferson Davis from campus, organized a working group to tackle issues related to...


Supreme Court likely to decide legal battle over race-conscious admissions at UT

August 24, 2015

A long-winded legal battle over race-conscious admissions between the University and a rejected applicant may soon be decided, legal experts say, providing clarity about the role of affirmative action...