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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

Madeline Duncan, News Reporter

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UT-Austin study finds Supreme Court is more conservative than 75% of public

June 26, 2022

The United States Supreme Court is more conservative than 75% of Americans, according to research from a UT professor.  Stephen Jessee, an associate government professor, led a decade-long study that...

UT-Austin supercomputer simulates first-ever image of black hole at center of our galaxy

UT-Austin supercomputer simulates first-ever image of black hole at center of our galaxy

June 16, 2022

Researchers used UT’s supercomputer to generate simulated images of Sagittarius A*, a supermassive black hole that potentially lays at the center of the Milky Way galaxy, a finding that provides stronger...

UT offers temporary positions to Ukrainian scholars

UT offers temporary positions to Ukrainian scholars

April 29, 2022

UT is offering eight paid faculty positions to Ukrainian scholars who are displaced or unable to return home as a consequence of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Texas Global is partnering with the...

Coping with Corona study expands to include participant concerns about Russia-Ukraine war 

Coping with Corona study expands to include participant concerns about Russia-Ukraine war 

April 19, 2022

A global research initiative meant to examine how COVID-19 is affecting people’s mental health recently added the Russia-Ukraine war to its study in an effort to better understand how people respond...

Kendra Scott invests $13.25 million in UT to support women in business

Kendra Scott invests $13.25 million in UT to support women in business

April 7, 2022

Kendra Scott will invest $13.25 million in her UT program to encourage women’s entrepreneurship, according to a March 28 announcement. The money will expand the Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial...

UT joins network to become inclusive for students of all ages

UT joins network to become inclusive for students of all ages

March 29, 2022

Editor's Note: This article first appeared in the March 25, 2022 flipbook. UT joined a global network in February in an effort to make the campus a more inclusive space for students of all ages.  The...

UT funds affordable housing research

UT funds affordable housing research

March 28, 2022

The UT President's office gave out four $25,000 grants this semester to faculty members studying affordable housing in the Austin community. The University awarded the Faculty Innovation Grants to staff...

Upgrades on deck for Littlefield Patio Cafe

Upgrades on deck for Littlefield Patio Cafe

February 23, 2022
The patio, which has been closed since the beginning of the academic school year, is set to open this summer, said Josue Rodriguez, assistant director of marketing and communications for University Housing and Dining.
UT joins worldwide study on coping with COVID-19

UT joins worldwide study on coping with COVID-19

February 15, 2022

UT psychology researchers joined a global research initiative that is currently recruiting participants to study how individuals are coping with the COVID-19 pandemic. Led by researchers from the University...

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