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Artist Raveena discusses her music, family

September 26, 2019

Raveena’s experience as an Indian American influenced her place in the mainstream music industry, but it’s only one facet of what she aims to deliver with her debut album Lucid. The singer...

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Q&A: How 2 UT students turned Teslas into long-distance travel choice for professionals

September 13, 2019

Take a flight. Hop on a bus. Drive. For those looking to travel across Texas, the options are limited. UT alumnus Mandeep Patel and engineering senior Eliott Lee have a better idea: Whip a Tesla. Founded...


Q&A: The Marías’ lead singer talks diverse influences, experiences on tour

May 3, 2019

At the start of The Marías’ Austin show on April 28, a woman enthusiastically handed lead singer María an overflowing bouquet of roses, one example of the deep love fans have for this...


Live Review: Earl Sweatshirt delivers unbroken series of bars at Austin show

May 3, 2019

With the mellow, alternative hip-hop sounds of Earl Sweatshirt’s studio records, most concertgoers expect to be part of a contemplative, head-bobbing live show. However, on Wednesday, May 1 at Emo’s,...


Q&A: TC Superstar discusses dance, upcoming album

April 17, 2019

UT alumnus Connor McCampbell (‘17) started TC Superstar as a solo project in 2017. Since then, he has added dancers and musicians to assemble an eight-person troupe that are gaining traction in Austin,...

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Q&A: Larry Speck discusses spaces at UT ahead of his TEDx talk

April 5, 2019

Whether it’s stepping into a building he’s designed, such as the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and Austin Convention Center, or taking one of his undergraduate architecture courses,...

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Longhorn Data Exchange facilitates shared database among UT organizations

April 4, 2019

Aside from the time spent on class work, many UT students also have responsibilities to the various organizations that they are part of.  Longhorn Data Exchange is an organization started in fall...

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North Campus arcade serves as unique scene for gaming community

March 28, 2019

Today’s gaming industry is dominated by easy-access consoles and PC video games. This modernized entertainment landscape leaves the arcade an antiquated memory in the minds of most gamers — ...


A Boogie Wit A Hoodie brings earthquaking performance to Austin

February 25, 2019

You can tell your little nieces and nephews that the bogeyman isn’t going to leap out from under their beds (for now), but it was sighted in Austin last week. Artist Julius Dubose, professionally...


Women in engineering mind industry gender gap, adapt personalities

February 22, 2019

Among many engineers, the fact that the engineering profession is dominated by men is not a discussion, but a widely accepted fact. At UT, women make up around 28 percent of the engineering undergraduate...


Student drops UT for startup advertising agency

February 12, 2019

Former advertising major Blake Takushi spent his final semester at UT last fall before dropping out to join the new creative advertising agency, Nimaroh, as their production director. Iowa State graduates...