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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

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All content by Henry Corwin

Let’s destigmatize men who seek treatment for eating disorders

Henry Corwin May 8, 2019

When people think of who suffers from eating disorders, they likely think of women first. While women do still statistically suffer more from eating disorders than men do, eating disorders are on the rise...


All departments should use the STAR system

Henry Corwin May 6, 2019

If colleges across UT could make it easier for students and advisers to schedule advising appointments, why wouldn’t they? The STAR system is an online program that allows students in the Moody...


Students should drink more water

Henry Corwin April 18, 2019

Feeling fatigued, unhappy or anxious? While these may sound like a normal part of the college experience, you could just be dehydrated.  With summer approaching, Austin is beginning to get hot....


Incentivize students to vote with information, not grades

Henry Corwin April 12, 2019

The 2020 election season is upon us. Soon, people will line up at the polls, and there will surely be no shortage of encouragement to vote — especially on campus. Last fall, my rhetoric instructor...


Professors shouldn’t consider using test banks cheating

Henry Corwin March 27, 2019

Test banks are a compilation of a professor’s test questions from past semesters. When students are either given back an exam or allowed to leave the class with it, some students put the questions...


Students should take full advantage of the Big Ticket

Henry Corwin March 25, 2019

Many students who purchase the Big Ticket have just one sport in mind: football. But the Big Ticket gets you in to all UT home games for the entire school year with one $175 ticket. If you already own...


UT Police should increase patrols in West Campus

Henry Corwin March 7, 2019

Around 1 a.m. in spring 2018, I was walking back from the PCL with my friend. As we were walking on Guadalupe Street, a woman called for our attention. Hysterically crying, she asked if we could call her...


Students should use their inherited connections to their advantage

Henry Corwin March 6, 2019

Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings in the fall of last year sparked several contentious conversations throughout the country.  In addition to discussions about rape and rights of the...


Standardization needed to prevent major grade disparities

Henry Corwin February 22, 2019

Work ethic and intelligence should determine a student’s GPA. However, professors often have the biggest effect on student grades. UT Catalyst is a website created by the Natural Sciences Council...

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Students deserve lenience in ‘no exceptions’ policies

Henry Corwin February 15, 2019

Physical culture and sports sophomore Bryce Reiner was in the hospital vomiting uncontrollably just days before he was supposed to take an exam in his UGS class. Although this clearly hindered his ability...


Jonathan Brown talks Cuba with UT

Henry Corwin September 10, 2018

About 50 people traveled through the rain Friday afternoon to the Harry Ransom Center to hear speaker Jonathan Brown, a UT history professor and author, discuss the Cuban Revolution. Brown is the author...


Redemption: Longhorns beat Oklahoma, Baylor to claim Big 12 title

Henry Corwin April 30, 2018

The Longhorns came into this year’s Big 12 tournament hungry. After a bitter loss in last year’s tournament to rival Oklahoma, the Texas men didn’t want to accept anything less than...


Big 12 Championships Up Next For Longhorns

Henry Corwin April 26, 2018

The men’s tennis team had a nice win against Baylor to cap off the regular season as they now head into the Big 12 Championships which is scheduled to begin Friday at the Texas Tennis Center. The...


Longhorns finish regular season, look ahead to Big 12 Championships

Henry Corwin April 23, 2018

Despite a tough start to the weekend for the No. 15 Longhorns, the men’s team finished strong on Sunday to clinch a first-round bye in the Big 12 Championships. The men’s team started the...


Tennis roundup: Longhorns look for success in conference play

Henry Corwin and Logan Harvill April 13, 2018

Texas women hope to keep 11-match win streak alive The Longhorn women look to extend their 11-match win streak this weekend as they prepare to face Big 12 foes Iowa State and West Virginia. Texas...


Longhorns fall to TCU in opening of Big 12 Conference Play

Henry Corwin April 9, 2018

No. 10 TCU proved to be too much for No. 20 Texas on Saturday as the men’s tennis team fell to the Horned Frogs (4-2). TCU secured a lead and momentum from the start when they took two out of three...


Tennis roundup: Longhorns prepare for weekend conference schedule

Henry Corwin and Logan Harvill April 6, 2018

Longhorn women rise to No. 6 in national rankings The Longhorn women return to Big 12 play this weekend in hopes of holding onto their unbeaten conference record. By defeating reigning national champion...


Upcoming matchup with Tulane brings back memories

Henry Corwin March 29, 2018

The men’s tennis team is sure to have a hard-fought match ahead of it when it takes on Tulane on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Texas Tennis Center. The Longhorns currently own a 12–3 record and...


Longhorns Handle Tulsa, Prepare for Tulane on Thursday

Henry Corwin March 26, 2018

The men’s tennis team handled Tulsa with little trouble on Friday with a 7-0 sweep to improve to 12–3 on the year. After splitting the first two doubles matches, the duo of sophomore Christian...


Tennis Roundup: Longhorns gear up for big weekend matchups

Logan Harvill and Henry Corwin March 23, 2018

Longhorns Fall to USC, Set to face Tulsa on Sunday While most Texas students were spending their spring break on the beaches of Florida, Mexico or California, the men’s tennis team was at work,...


Tennis roundup: Texas men, women pick up big wins over weekend

Logan Harvill and Henry Corwin March 12, 2018

Longhorn men handle Rice on Saturday Make that seven straight wins for the Longhorns. No. 10 men’s tennis handled Rice on Saturday in Houston with a 7-0 victory. The Longhorns didn’t...


Texas dominates Penn at home

Henry Corwin March 7, 2018

Let the good times roll for the Longhorn men’s tennis team. Texas posted its sixth consecutive win Tuesday night with a 7-0 domination of the University of Pennsylvania. After a huge weekend...

Tennis roundup: Longhorn men, women get statement wins

Logan Harvill and Henry Corwin March 5, 2018

Men make statement in North Carolina Great teams are never afraid of rising to the occasion. For the men’s tennis team, this weekend was a step in the right direction in becoming elite. The...


Tennis roundup: Longhorn teams prepare for big weekend game

Henry Corwin March 2, 2018

Longhorn men look for midseason confidence boost Texas head coach Michael Center has been preaching it all year — the Longhorns have to compete better against the best teams. The men’s...

Men’s tennis: Rare doubles loss doesn’t slow down Longhorns

Henry Corwin February 26, 2018

Despite a poor start and some illnesses, Texas pulled through to defeat Georgia Tech on Sunday. “We had some guys that were a little sick this week,” Texas head coach Michael Center said....


Longhorn men display dominance, women struggle at ITA Indoor Championships

Henry Corwin and Logan Harvill February 12, 2018

Longhorn women struggle in Madison at ITA Indoor Championships The Longhorn women’s tennis team just couldn’t seem to put it all together this past weekend at the ITA Indoor Championships....


Tennis roundup: Longhorns prepare for weekend matchups

Logan Harvill and Henry Corwin February 9, 2018

Three-match home stand could provide spark Longhorn men need The Longhorn men will get a chance to continue to play at their newly opened Texas Tennis Center as they begin a three-match home stand this...


Tennis roundup: Men’s and women’s teams struggle on the road

Henry Corwin and Logan Harvill February 5, 2018

After losing a shocker, Texas women rally to beat No. 23 Northwestern The women’s tennis team fell to its first opponent of the season on Friday. Coming in as the favorites to beat unranked Illinois,...


Tennis roundup: Longhorn men and women have big weekends ahead

Henry Corwin and Logan Harvill February 2, 2018

Turati wins Player of the Week Ahead of this weekend’s play, the Big 12 Conference announced the selection of Texas sophomore Bianca Turati for women’s tennis Player of the Week. The...


Illnesses handicap Longhorns at ITA Kickoff Weekend

Henry Corwin January 29, 2018

Just when the Longhorns finally got the chance to play their first full matches at the new Texas Tennis Center, a few players battling illnesses put a damper on it. “We had some challenges this...


New tennis facility provides bright future

Logan Harvill and Henry Corwin January 22, 2018

Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte made a resounding proclamation during the ceremony for the new Texas Tennis Center Sunday afternoon. “This is, by far, the greatest tennis facility in the...


Men’s, women’s tennis set to open Texas Tennis Center this weekend

Henry Corwin January 19, 2018

High preseason rankings, an early award and the opening of a new facility look to make the 2018 spring season one to remember for the Longhorn men’s and women’s tennis teams. The Longhorns...

Longhorns in the NBA: Thompson return poses difficult decision for Cavs coach

Henry Corwin December 6, 2017

Former Longhorn point guards D.J. Augustin and Isaiah Taylor have both returned successfully from injury, while Tristan Thompson’s pending return is putting Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue in a tough...

Longhorns in the NBA: Bradley leads Pistons to impressive start

Henry Corwin November 29, 2017

We’re over a month into the NBA season, and former Longhorns are slowly but surely having impacts on their respective NBA teams. Avery Bradley is leading his Detroit Pistons to the second-best record...


Isaiah Taylor works his way into the Hawks’ rotation

Henry Corwin November 8, 2017

Among the 10 Longhorns currently suiting up for NBA teams, there have been a total of 13 All-Star game appearances. But it isn’t a varied group; two players hold all of the 13 appearances, led by...

Longhorns in the NBA: Guards excel, big men struggle

Henry Corwin November 1, 2017

The 11 active Longhorns in the NBA continued to suit up in league arenas last week, led by the strong play of the former burnt orange guards. Avery Bradley excelled with his new teammates in Detroit, while...

Former Longhorns shine in opening week of NBA season

Henry Corwin October 26, 2017

While most of the attention for Longhorns in the NBA stems from the yearly accolades collected by All-Stars Kevin Durant and LaMarcus Aldridge, there are a number of less-heralded Longhorns who emerge...

Longhorns in the NBA: Season tip-off edition

Henry Corwin October 20, 2017

The 2017-18 NBA season kicked off on Tuesday night with three Longhorns in action. Six more former Texas players began their seasons the night after, and they will look to carve out contributing roles...


Former Longhorns prepare for upcoming season

Henry Corwin October 4, 2017

Following a summer filled with superstar trades and a litany of player movement, the NBA is gearing up for the start of the regular season on Oct. 17. Ten former Longhorns will be on NBA rosters on opening...

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