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UT Austin Portugal Program launches podcast to bridge gap between science, business

April 14, 2021

The UT Austin Portugal Program launched its first podcast on March 31 to help raise awareness about the connections between science and business.  Cross Talks, a monthly podcast, focuses on scientific...

UT’s Asian American community discusses recent Atlanta attacks and rise in anti-Asian discrimination

UT’s Asian American community discusses recent Atlanta attacks and rise in anti-Asian discrimination

March 30, 2021

Trigger Warning: This story discusses anti-Asian hate crimes. Anti-Asian hate crimes increased by nearly 150% in 2020 and on March 16, a shooting in Atlanta killed eight people, six of whom were identified...

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Black Alumni Network’s Legacy Endowment HornRaiser aims to raise $1M to send 4 Black students to UT with full ride

March 24, 2021

    UT’s Black Alumni Network aims to fund four full-ride scholarships to Black students with their 90-day Legacy Endowment Hornraiser that began last month and hopes to gain $1 million. Currently,...

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UT Senate hosts Interdisciplinary Studies Week, helps students find possible majors

March 2, 2021

UT Senate started their Interdisciplinary Studies Week with a virtual meeting Feb. 15, where mentors and mentees were paired together for the week.  Interdisciplinary Studies Week is a program...

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UT-Austin continues study abroad programs, international travel with restrictions

February 9, 2021

Editor's Note: This story first appeared in The Daily Texan's February 5 online edition. UT is allowing students to study abroad during the spring semester, despite continued national and...

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McComb’s students form Business Ethics Team to emphasize morals in corporate world

January 28, 2021

A new UT student organization hoping to promote the importance of ethics in the business world held its first meeting Wednesday afternoon. The Business Ethics Team, co-founded by president Thomas Marks...

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UT Student Foundation supports student aid organizations with month-long fundraiser

October 12, 2020

The UT Student Foundation began its month-long fundraiser to raise awareness for organizations providing student aid on Oct. 1, and aims to double last year’s donations. The event, called ContribUTe,...

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Multicultural sorority Delta Xi Nu aims to start chapter at UT-Austin

October 7, 2020

With the motto “sisterhood, culture and education,” Delta Xi Nu is a multicultural sorority hoping to build a chapter at UT. Delta Xi Nu was founded at Texas A&M in 1997. If they are...