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

All content by Nicholas Velez

UT to redesign website to keep up with the times

October 10, 2013

UT is in the process of redesigning its website to keep pace with a changing technological environment. The University Communications department conducted a Mobile Strategy Taskforce study last year...

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Tour displays work of John S. Chase, first African-American architect in Texas

October 7, 2013

An exhibition held Saturday examined the work of John S. Chase, the first African-American enrolled at UT and the first licensed to practice architecture in Texas. Chase recently passed away on March...

Nursing round table discusses remedies for campus health literacy issues

September 26, 2013

Increasing community health literacy, the basic ability to make informed decisions about medication and other health-related decisions, was the topic of a round table discussion presented by the School...

Public forums on voter district boundaries continue

September 13, 2013

Ongoing public forums will provide direction for the Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission as it determines the boundaries of the 10 new Austin City Council voter districts.  With the passage...

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Evolutionary biologist speaks to history of the ginkgo tree, prioritizes long-term environmental mindsets

September 10, 2013

Evolutionary biologist Sir Peter Crane visited UT on Monday to spread the hopeful tale of how humans brought the ginkgo tree back from the brink of extinction. The ginkgo tree is more than 200 million...

UT is entering another dimension

September 9, 2013

UT is training students for 3D production with the start of UT3D — a comprehensive three-semester course that will provide radio-television-film majors with a hands-on experience with cutting edge...