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UT alumna heads theater company, reclaiming marginalized voices

March 2, 2016

At Generic Ensemble Company’s adaptation of a Gilbert and Sullivan classic, “The Mikado: Reclaimed,” audience members surround the stage in a tight semicircle — just a few feet...


Recognizing Black History Month in art: Professors recommend seminal works by black artists

February 18, 2016

While Black History Month prompts thought, debate and even controversy with its arrival each February, the occasion is an invitation to consider the rich cultural body that is black history. The Daily...


Nonprofit promotes reuse, creativity

February 10, 2016

Austin Creative Reuse is a hectic collage of color and texture, of familiar craft supplies brimming over their shelving among stranger donations. At the back of the room, UT alumna Carole LeClair is...