Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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UT Students join Women’s March at State Capitol

UT Students join Women’s March at State Capitol

October 2, 2021

UT students joined about 1,000 protestors in a march to the Capitol on Saturday to oppose Texas’ recent passing of the country’s most restrictive abortion law. Several UT student protestors voiced...

APD announces yearlong ‘No Refusal’ Initiative to curb impaired driving

APD announces yearlong ‘No Refusal’ Initiative to curb impaired driving

September 29, 2021

The Austin Police Department will begin to implement its yearlong “No Refusal Initiative” in October in an effort to curb the number of wrecks by impaired drivers.   The program allows police...

UT-Austin freshman creates firefighter-helper robot

UT-Austin freshman creates firefighter-helper robot

September 21, 2021

The idea for FireBot, a 20-pound heat-insulated steel robot, came to Siddharth Thakur four years ago after he heard about the death of a local firefighter. The electrical engineering freshman, said...