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Burrito Factory’s sibling owners bring authentic Mexican cuisine to UT

November 30, 2018

Fourteen years ago, Burrito Factory owner Jose Luis Perez hung his family’s livelihood over a food court stall in Dobie Mall, where he set out to provide authentic Mexican cuisine for students and...

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RTF senior Sahana Srinivasan channels years of preparation

November 20, 2018

For three months last winter, radio-television-film senior Sahana Srinivasan traded in her bookbag for lights, camera and action to become the host of “Brainchild,” Netflix’s new science...

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UT student raises money for mental health initiatives through jewelry sales

November 16, 2018

Weekend nights find charms, clasps and chains strewn across Emily Arce’s desk. For hours, the nutrition freshman crafts chokers with one purpose in mind: funding mental health treatment and education...

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CupcakKe’s album ‘Eden’ offers testament to rapper’s ingenuity

November 12, 2018

Delivering a proud homage to years of head-turning ingenuity, Chicago rapper CupcakKe solidified her status as an unabashed lyrical powerhouse with Eden — the star’s second album release. Elizabeth...

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UT-Austin’s Reddit forum offers support platform for struggling students

October 30, 2018

Look beyond UT’s more than 1,100 on-campus organizations and you’ll find the UT-Austin Reddit subreddit: an online forum that can serve as a platform to anonymously discuss student life —...

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Co-ops strive to prioritize housing for students with financial need

October 24, 2018

Pastel walls, rainbow banners and functional gardens dot West Campus’ stretches of concrete monotony. These eccentricities serve as the face of cooperative living organizations, such as Austin’s...

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Pleasure Venom talks punk, politics, and “Death”

October 18, 2018

Wooden floorboards squeaked under worn biker boots as Austin punk band, Pleasure Venom, worked the set of their newest music video: “Death.” In anticipation of their upcoming EP, frontwoman...

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An all-female booking troupe says ‘howdy’ to Austin’s music scene

October 2, 2018

Howdy Gals, a concert booking troupe composed mostly of women of color, has begun its journey toward do-it-yourself domination with a distinct set of principles in mind: diversity and safety. In the...