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THEY don’t want reporter to quit

May 6, 2016

Y’all thought you had seen the last of me. #anotherone This past semester was supposed to be my last semester at the Texan, yet here I am again. What can I say except that it’s been one...

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Senate works to implement pre-law minor

April 8, 2016

Students interested in law have not had a structured pre-law program, but the Senate of College Councils is currently developing a resolution for UT to offer pre-law as a minor. Sanat Sharma, co-author...

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Student Government proposes recommendation for free STI testing

February 10, 2016

Student Government proposed Assembly Resolution 19 recommending University Health Services to provide one day a semester of free testing for sexually transmitted infections, with the possibility of transitioning...

Researcher finds link genetics influence behavior, do not cause addiction

September 2, 2015

The interaction of specific genes can increase a person’s chances of developing alcohol addiction and other psychiatric disorders, according to a University specialist in substance abuse research. Sean...

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UT Energy Week: Professor discusses emerging renewable energy technologies

February 20, 2015

Researchers are working on new ways to reduce global dependence on fossil fuels for energy, according to Benjamin K. Sovacool, director of the Danish Center for Energy Technology at Aarhus University in...

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Associate professor discusses impact of Mormon settlers

February 3, 2015

Mormon settlers in the late 19th century played a significant role in the colonization of indigenous land, according to Erika Bsumek, author and history associate professor. In a lecture Monday,...

MCAT to contain more sections, material

January 29, 2015

Registration for the new, more rigorous MCAT opens February, and it is causing anxiety among pre-med students at the University preparing for the exam. The MCAT, or the Medical College Admission Test,...