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Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of The University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter

Ireland is a freshman from Sugar Land, Texas majoring in Journalism with a minor in Law, Justice, and Society. She covers the UT System and student government beat as a senior reporter. Before this role, she was a general reporter in Fall 2022. She enjoys snowboarding in Colorado every chance she gets.
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UT nombrada mejor universidad en Texas para veteranos

UT nombrada mejor universidad en Texas para veteranos

Ireland Blouin and Esteban Elias August 10, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 7 de agosto por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Esteban Elias.  UT fue nombrada la mejor universidad de Texas para...

UT named best college in Texas for veterans

UT named best college in Texas for veterans

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter August 7, 2023

UT was named the best college in Texas for veterans and the 18th best college in the country for veterans, according to U.S. News & World Report. The University was also named the best college...

Rise at West Campus delays move-in date

Rise at West Campus delays move-in date

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter August 7, 2023

Editor's note: This article was originally published with a photo of a different complex, not Rise at West Campus. The Texan regrets this error.  Rise at West Campus announced in an email to its future...

The Battalion staffers share thoughts on recent leadership changes at Texas A&M

The Battalion staffers share thoughts on recent leadership changes at Texas A&M

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 31, 2023

Journalism professor Kathleen McElroy rescinded her resignation at UT following the failure of her deal with Texas A&M University, and the future of A&M’s journalism program remains unknown. The...

Students concerned about progress of Rambler apartment complex

Students concerned about progress of Rambler apartment complex

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 24, 2023

Future Rambler residents have expressed concern about the building’s progress and the possibility that management may reschedule the move-in day to a later date.  The West Campus apartment complex...

Study from UT researcher theorizes why companies conceal political activity

Study from UT researcher theorizes why companies conceal political activity

Ireland Blouin, Seniors News Reporter July 23, 2023

A new study from UT researcher Timothy Werner brings to light theories of why law-abiding firms often attempt to conceal their corporate political activity from the general public. Business professor...

El Programa de Fulbright Scholars premia a 4 investigadores universitarios para continuar su investigación en el extranjero

El Programa de Fulbright Scholars premia a 4 investigadores universitarios para continuar su investigación en el extranjero

Ireland Blouin and Karen Flores July 23, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 17 de julio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Karen Flores. El Departamento de Estado de los Estados Unidos y la Junta...

Fulbright Scholars Program awards 4 University researchers to continue research abroad

Fulbright Scholars Program awards 4 University researchers to continue research abroad

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 17, 2023

The U.S. Department of State and the Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board chose four UT staff and faculty members to receive awards from the Fulbright U.S. Scholars Program.  The four selected included...

Los límites de velocidad de Twitter pueden plantear problemas más graves a medida que Meta revela Threads

Los límites de velocidad de Twitter pueden plantear problemas más graves a medida que Meta revela Threads

Ireland Blouin and Karen Flores July 17, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 10 de julio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Karen Flores. Recientemente, Twitter introdujo límites en el número...

Expertos universitarios dicen que la decisión LGBTQ+ de la Corte Suprema marca el comienzo de los retrocesos en la diversidad, equidad e inclusión

Expertos universitarios dicen que la decisión LGBTQ+ de la Corte Suprema marca el comienzo de los retrocesos en la diversidad, equidad e inclusión

Ireland Blouin and Alyssa Ramos July 15, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 6 de julio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Alyssa Ramos. La Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos dictaminó el 30...

Justin Dyer named Interim Dean of School of Civic Leadership

Justin Dyer named Interim Dean of School of Civic Leadership

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 13, 2023

UT announced government professor Justin Dyer’s appointment as the Interim Dean of the School of Civic Leadership on July 11, effective immediately. According to a statement released by the University,...

Twitter rate limits may pose more serious problems as Meta unveils Threads

Twitter rate limits may pose more serious problems as Meta unveils Threads

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 10, 2023

Twitter recently introduced limits to the number of posts users can view per day. University experts say the move is more than just an issue for young adults who wish to infinitely scroll the app.  On...

En una decisión de 6-3, la Corte Suprema anula la acción afirmativa, eliminando la consideración de la raza en las admisiones universitarias

En una decisión de 6-3, la Corte Suprema anula la acción afirmativa, eliminando la consideración de la raza en las admisiones universitarias

Ireland Blouin and Jessica Nino July 9, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 2 de julio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Jessica Nino. La Corte Suprema de los Estados Unidos emitió una decisión...

University experts say Supreme Court LGBTQ+ ruling marks beginning of diversity, equity and inclusion rollbacks

University experts say Supreme Court LGBTQ+ ruling marks beginning of diversity, equity and inclusion rollbacks

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 6, 2023

The United States Supreme Court ruled on June 30 that a Colorado web designer could refuse service to same-sex couples based on personal religious objections. University experts say the decision may...

UT professors express concern over tenure legislation, Hartzell’s response

UT professors express concern over tenure legislation, Hartzell’s response

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 3, 2023

The American Association of University Professors at UT responded on June 7 to the statement UT President Jay Hartzell released about Senate Bills 17 and 18. The House version of SB 18, which the Texas...

In 6-3 decision, Supreme Court strikes down affirmative action, removing consideration of race in college admissions

In 6-3 decision, Supreme Court strikes down affirmative action, removing consideration of race in college admissions

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter July 2, 2023

The United States Supreme Court issued a ruling on June 29 banning the consideration of race in both public and private higher education admissions, also known as affirmative action.  The 6-3 ruling...

Estudiantes internacionales comparten pensamientos sobre la inclusión lingüística en  UT

Estudiantes internacionales comparten pensamientos sobre la inclusión lingüística en UT

Ireland Blouin and Amy DonJuan June 27, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 22 de junio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Amy DonJuan. En su junta del 8 de junio, el Concejo Municipal de Austin...

La universidad anuncia Eve Stephens como nueva jefa de UTPD

La universidad anuncia Eve Stephens como nueva jefa de UTPD

Ireland Blouin and Jessica Roca June 27, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 22 de junio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Jessica Roca. La universidad anunció a Eve Stephens como la nueva jefa...

International students share thoughts on language inclusion at UT

International students share thoughts on language inclusion at UT

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 22, 2023

At its June 8 meeting, the Austin City Council approved multiple contracts to provide books and materials in world languages other than English to the Austin Public Library. Council members signed...

University announces Eve Stephens as new UTPD Chief

University announces Eve Stephens as new UTPD Chief

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 22, 2023

The University announced Eve Stephens as the new chief of the UT Police Department and the Assistant Vice President of Campus Security. Stephens will officially begin her role on July 5.  Stephens’...

RTF professor Ya’Ke Smith reflects on Juneteenth, anniversary of his documentary about the holiday

RTF professor Ya’Ke Smith reflects on Juneteenth, anniversary of his documentary about the holiday

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 19, 2023

“Juneteenth: Faith & Freedom,” directed by Radio-Television-Film professor Ya’Ke Smith, was released last June to help viewers understand the story of Juneteenth. In June 2021, Smith wrote...

Activistas LGBTQ+ hablan sobre los impactos del Proyecto de Ley 14 del Senado

Activistas LGBTQ+ hablan sobre los impactos del Proyecto de Ley 14 del Senado

Ireland Blouin and Jessica Nino June 17, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 12 de junio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Jessica Nino. El gobernador Greg Abbott firmó el Proyecto de Ley 14...

Estudiantes de enfermería de UT reflexionan sobre la industria en medio de una posible huelga de enfermeras en el Centro Médico Ascension Seton

Estudiantes de enfermería de UT reflexionan sobre la industria en medio de una posible huelga de enfermeras en el Centro Médico Ascension Seton

Ireland Blouin and Esteban Elias June 17, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 12 de junio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Esteban Elias. El 98% de las enfermeras del Centro Médico Ascension...

UT nursing students reflect on industry amid upcoming nurse strike at Ascension Seton Medical Center

UT nursing students reflect on industry amid upcoming nurse strike at Ascension Seton Medical Center

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 12, 2023

Editor's note: A previous version of this article stated the date of the strike was not set. The article has been updated with the date of the strike.  Ninety-eight percent of nurses at Ascension...

LGBTQ+ activists talk impacts of Senate Bill 14

LGBTQ+ activists talk impacts of Senate Bill 14

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 12, 2023

Gov. Greg Abbott signed Senate Bill 14, banning minors from receiving gender-affirming care, into law on June 2. The bill prohibits transgender youth from receiving hormones and puberty blockers and...

El resumen de The Daily Texan de la legislación de educación superior en esta sesión

El resumen de The Daily Texan de la legislación de educación superior en esta sesión

Ireland Blouin and Jessica Nino June 8, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 5 de junio por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Jessica Nino. La sesión 88 legislativa de Texas duró del 10 de enero al...

The Daily Texan’s roundup of higher education legislation this session

The Daily Texan’s roundup of higher education legislation this session

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter June 5, 2023

The 88th Texas Legislative Session lasted from Jan. 10 to May 29 and passed 4,550 actions which now go their respective routes for further approval. These are the most significant bills that pertain to...

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton impeached by 121-23 House vote Saturday

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter May 28, 2023

Editor's note: This article was updated on June 1, to reflect the newly appointed Attorney General.  The Texas House of Representatives voted to adopt the 20 articles of the impeachment of Texas Attorney...

The Texan looks back, forward at news this semester

The Texan looks back, forward at news this semester

Politics and Protests Looking Back: UT students got involved with the state legislative session by testifying to committees and interning with congressional offices. UT’s student advocacy program,...

El Senado de UT manda carta al decano de estudiantes sobre el cambio en documentos gubernamentales

El Senado de UT manda carta al decano de estudiantes sobre el cambio en documentos gubernamentales

Ireland Blouin and Maria Probert Hermosillo April 16, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 10 de abril por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Maria Probert Hermosillo  El Senado de UT consejos universitarios entregó...

UT Registration Plus will get a major update before spring 2024 registration

UT Registration Plus will get a major update before spring 2024 registration

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter April 13, 2023

The team behind the UT Registration Plus Chrome extension is working to roll out a useful update, inspired by input from the student body. Creator and UT alumnus Sriram Hariharan said the team is calling...

UT Senate sends letter to Dean of Students concerning recent changes to governing documents

UT Senate sends letter to Dean of Students concerning recent changes to governing documents

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter April 10, 2023

The UT Senate of College Councils submitted a letter to the Office of the Dean of Students along with other administrators on March 31 addressing the recent changes to its governing documents by the Dean...

El Senado de UT presentará una resolución que apoya el piloto de transporte del campus para estudiantes discapacitados

El Senado de UT presentará una resolución que apoya el piloto de transporte del campus para estudiantes discapacitados

Ireland Blouin and Amy DonJuan April 7, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 3 de abril por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Amy DonJuan. El Senado de Concilios Universitarios de UT planea abordar...

UT Senate to introduce resolution supporting campus shuttle pilot for disabled students

UT Senate to introduce resolution supporting campus shuttle pilot for disabled students

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter April 3, 2023

The UT Senate of College Councils plans to tackle on-campus accessibility by introducing a resolution in support of implementing a pilot shuttle program for disabled students at its next assembly meeting...

Los Estudiantes de Texas que apoyan las políticas de diversidad e inclusión (Texas Students for DEI) crean petición en apoyo a políticas inclusivas en la educación superior

Los Estudiantes de Texas que apoyan las políticas de diversidad e inclusión (Texas Students for DEI) crean petición en apoyo a políticas inclusivas en la educación superior

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 27 de marzo por Ireland Blouin, y fue traducido al español por Mariana Flores-Sosa y Jasmine Wright. Una coalición recién formada,...

Texas strives to provide telemedicine to more schools

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 30, 2023

Editor's note: This story was originally published on March 30, 2023, but was updated on August 3, 2023, to reflect changes to the percentage of K-12 school districts in Texas that the TCHATT program serves.  The...

New UT Senate resolution supports college DEI action plans in response to opposition report

New UT Senate resolution supports college DEI action plans in response to opposition report

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 27, 2023

A resolution in support of the University Inclusion Action Plan, Strategic Plan for Faculty Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, and all other college DEI plans was introduced on Thursday at the UT Senate...

Texas Students for DEI create petition in support of inclusive policies in higher education

Texas Students for DEI create petition in support of inclusive policies in higher education

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 27, 2023

A newly formed coalition, Texas Students for DEI, launched a petition earlier this month for UT students, faculty, alumni and other members of the community to show their support for diversity, equity...

Gov. Greg Abbott appoints three members to UT System Board of Regents

Gov. Greg Abbott appoints three members to UT System Board of Regents

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 23, 2023

Gov. Greg Abbott appointed three members to the UT System Board of Regents, according to a newsletter sent out by the University of Texas System on March 16. Robert Gauntt was newly appointed and vice...

Newly-elected UT Senate executive alliance talks plans for next year

Newly-elected UT Senate executive alliance talks plans for next year

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 20, 2023

Corinne Floyd and Danny Islas Becker were elected as the 2023-24 president and vice president, respectively, of UT’s Senate of College Councils. Results were released on the same day as the election...

Student Government president, vice president-elect reflect on plans for next year

Student Government president, vice president-elect reflect on plans for next year

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 9, 2023

Helen Getachew and William Ramirez were elected 2023-24 president and vice president for UT’s Student Government. The Election Supervisory Board announced all election results Monday. Getachew and...

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Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 6, 2023

The Election Supervisory Board announced the winners of campus wide elections Monday. Student Government  President & Vice President Executive Alliance  Helen Getachew and William Ramirez University-Wide...

 A student at the University of Texas at Austin launches Adobe Illustrator inside the G. B. Dealey Center for New Media on March 6, 2023.

New UT Senate resolution would help students get Adobe Creative Cloud for free

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 6, 2023

A resolution supporting free Adobe Creative Cloud licenses for all students will be presented at UT Senate’s next general assembly this Thursday. The Adobe Creative Cloud is a cluster of applications...

Dean of Students’ office imposes new UT Senate bylaws, effective after election of new executives

Dean of Students’ office imposes new UT Senate bylaws, effective after election of new executives

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter March 2, 2023

The UT Senate bylaws, when legalized, will change membership and recruitment processes and only allow the legislative student organization to pass academic legislation based on the Office of the Dean of...

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UT Senate resolution supports Invest in Texas platform to protect higher education

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 27, 2023

The University Legislative Student Organizations are collaborating to support Invest in Texas, an initiative geared toward protecting educational frameworks that student leaders involved in say have been...

Encuesta no vinculante de “Eyes of Texas” se pospone por la oficina del decano de estudiantes

Encuesta no vinculante de “Eyes of Texas” se pospone por la oficina del decano de estudiantes

Ireland Blouin and Maria Probert Hermosillo February 25, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 23 de febrero por Ireland Blouin, y fue traducido al español por María Probert Hermosillo.  El referéndum no vinculante de “Eyes...

‘Eyes of Texas’ non-binding referendum postponed by Dean of Students office

‘Eyes of Texas’ non-binding referendum postponed by Dean of Students office

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 23, 2023

The non-binding “Eyes of Texas” referendum, which was originally approved by the Office of the Dean of Students, was postponed for at least 45 days after Feb. 3. Student Government assembly...

Student Government executive alliance candidates touch on key issues at debate

Student Government executive alliance candidates touch on key issues at debate

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 22, 2023

The candidate debate for the Student Government president and vice president executive alliance took place Monday. Topics ranged from student housing issues to concealed carry policies. Four executive...

Waterloo Greenway set to begin second phase of project

Waterloo Greenway set to begin second phase of project

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 16, 2023

Phase two of the Waterloo Greenway Conservancy project is set to begin construction this spring. The project plans to create a 1.5-mile park system encompassing 35 acres of land that will connect 15th...

Estudiantes y el campus de UT lidian con los daños después de la tormenta de invierno de la semana pasada

Estudiantes y el campus de UT lidian con los daños después de la tormenta de invierno de la semana pasada

Ireland Blouin and Andrea Arias-Zarate February 12, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 9 de febrero por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Andrea Arias-Zarate. A raíz de los daños causados por la fuerte tormenta...

Students, UT campus deal with damages following last week’s winter storm

Students, UT campus deal with damages following last week’s winter storm

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 9, 2023

In the wake of severe ice storm damage last week and a disaster declaration issued by Gov. Greg Abbott on Saturday, the UT campus and community is dealing with the lasting impacts of the storm including...

UT announces launch of artificial intelligence masters program

UT announces launch of artificial intelligence master’s program

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 6, 2023

UT announced the launch of the Master of Science in Artificial Intelligence online graduate program on Jan. 26. The school will begin accepting applications on June 1 and will host its first class in spring...

College of Natural Sciences enacts UT Senate-approved DEI initiative

College of Natural Sciences enacts UT Senate-approved DEI initiative

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter February 2, 2023

The Senate of College Councils passed S.R. 2203 last semester, which will require faculty within the College of Natural Sciences to complete the Allies in Action program. Now, Senate and CNS representatives...

Organizers ask citizens to sign a petition about a 10k paise ray for Texas State employees on West Mall on Jan. 26, 2023.

Texas State Employees Union garner support for university staff pay raise

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter January 30, 2023

Members of the Texas State Employees Union took to campus last week to get signatures from university staffers to gather public support for a pay raise bill. The petition calls upon President Jay Hartzell...

El nuevo proyecto de ley podría dar a los sistemas de UT, Texas A&M más acceso al Fondo Universitario Permanente

El nuevo proyecto de ley podría dar a los sistemas de UT, Texas A&M más acceso al Fondo Universitario Permanente

Ireland Blouin and Jasmine I Wright January 25, 2023

Nota del editor: este artículo se publicó por primera vez el 19 de enero por Ireland Blouin y fue traducido al español por Jasmine I Wright. El Seis de enero, el Senador Charles Perry introdujo...

Dell Medical School appoints first chief to new cardiovascular and thoracic surgery division

Dell Medical School appoints first chief to new cardiovascular and thoracic surgery division

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter January 23, 2023

Dr. George Arnaoutakis began his position as the first chief of the Dell Medical School’s new cardiovascular and thoracic surgery division on Jan 9. Arnaoutakis is a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon...

New bill could give UT, Texas A&M systems more access to Permanent University Fund

New bill could give UT, Texas A&M systems more access to Permanent University Fund

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter January 19, 2023

Sen. Charles Perry introduced Bill SJR 26 on Jan. 6 to amend the Permanent University Fund. The bill proposes a constitutional amendment to entitle all component institutions of The Texas A&M...

New CRISPR protein discovered by UT-Austin researchers

New CRISPR protein discovered by UT-Austin researchers

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter January 17, 2023

Two molecular bioscience researchers at UT helped discover a new type of CRISPR protein.  CRISPR is a protein that has the ability to destroy viruses by detecting and killing the DNA within the bacteria,...

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New UT Tyler School of Medicine aims to improve health care options in East Texas

Ireland Blouin, Senior News Reporter January 12, 2023

The UT Tyler School of Medicine plans to welcome its first class this fall to address the shortage of health care professionals in East Texas. Due to its rural location, East Texas suffers from a severe...

UT Senate passes legislation to implement consent education in FIG classes

UT Senate passes legislation to implement consent education in FIG classes

Ireland Blouin and Maddie Duncan January 9, 2023

Content warning: This story contains discussions of sexual harassment and abuse. On Dec. 1, the Senate of College Councils passed legislation that pushes the implementation of consent education in First-Year...

New Earthquake Machine produces simulated earthquake on first test

New Earthquake Machine produces simulated earthquake on first test

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter November 30, 2022

The UT Earthquake Machine, a device built by UT scientists to simulate the shifting of the tectonic plates, made its first earthquake during its pilot test in a lab on Nov. 7. The machine was created...

UT assistant professor appointed to National Board of Education Sciences by President Joe Biden

UT assistant professor appointed to National Board of Education Sciences by President Joe Biden

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter November 15, 2022

UT’s Denisa Gándara, an assistant professor of educational leadership and policy, was selected by President Joe Biden to serve on the National Board for Education Sciences on Oct. 27.  The 15-person...

UT introduces Disabled Faculty Equity Council to promote campus accessibility

UT introduces Disabled Faculty Equity Council to promote campus accessibility

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter November 8, 2022

The Disabled Faculty Equity Council, which formed in August 2021 and opened its membership this semester, will act as advisory to the executive vice president and provost to advocate for accessibility...

UT JapanLab partners with Yale students to create Japanese history game

UT JapanLab partners with Yale students to create Japanese history game

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter November 3, 2022

Studio Unagi and the UT JapanLab teamed up to produce a visual novel game — released in early August — about the history of 19th-century Japan. According to the UT JapanLab website, Ghosts over...

Student attorney at Texas Law’s Childrens Rights Clinic wins parental termination case

Student attorney at Texas Law’s Children’s Rights Clinic wins parental termination case

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter October 25, 2022

Texas Law’s Children’s Rights Clinic gives student attorneys the opportunity to prosecute child abuse or neglect cases as the primary attorney. Among these students is Alyse Munrose, a third-year law...

‘I don’t want to move’: UHD moves students out of temporary housing mid-semester

‘I don’t want to move’: UHD moves students out of temporary housing mid-semester

Ireland Blouin, General News Reporter October 12, 2022

Students living in on-campus supplemental housing since the beginning of the semester are now being offered contracts by University Housing and Dining to move into their permanent residences, but some...

Students say inaccurate Bevo Pay information has created purchasing complications

Students say inaccurate Bevo Pay information has created purchasing complications

Ireland Blouin, News Reporter October 4, 2022

Some UT students say the website for Bevo Pay, a program that allows students to pay for items using their student ID at participating locations on and around campus, does not accurately say where it can...

Students reflect on Texas history, education following the passing of the 1836 Project

Students reflect on Texas history, education following the passing of the 1836 Project

Ireland Blouin, News Reporter October 1, 2022

Two weeks ago, a committee put together by Gov. Greg Abbott and other Texas leaders approved the Texas 1836 Project, which attempts to explain the history of Texas concerning the rights of African Americans,...

Latinx Pop Lab aims to spotlight Latinx culture through comics and media

Latinx Pop Lab aims to spotlight Latinx culture through comics and media

Ireland Blouin, News Reporter September 20, 2022

Designed by College of Liberal Arts professor Frederick Luis Aldama, the Latinx Pop Lab is a new space on campus for members of the UT community to access resources for having conversations about Latinx...

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