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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SXSW 2016: An Interactive Guide

March 18, 2016

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Engineering professor named among top young innovators

August 29, 2014

A mechanical engineering professor at the University was named to Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s list of “35 Innovators Under 35.” Guihua Yu was recognized last week...


Students form Texas Hammocking Club to pursue nature-inspired relaxation

August 27, 2014

Hammocks strung between trees are an increasingly common sight on campus, and, beginning this fall, a new student organization is taking this pastime to the natural areas surrounding Austin.  Founders...


UT to require bandwidth purchase for top wireless speed

August 1, 2014

Use of UT’s fastest wireless system will require students to purchase of a bandwidth subscription plan beginning in the fall semester, the University announced in an email to students Wednesday. In...

The fourth annual Quesoff competition pits Austin’s finest against each other in a battle for best queso

July 21, 2014

There are a lot of things Austinites care a little too much about. Local beer and breakfast tacos rank high on the list, but almost nothing beats the fervor with which locals live and breathe for...


University names Dan Stanzione as Texas Advanced Computing Center executive director

July 13, 2014

The University appointed Dan Stanzione as executive director of the Texas Advanced Computing Center, or TACC, July 1 and ahead of what is expected to be a busy year for the center. Stanzione has...


Cap Metro moves bus routes off Congress Avenue

June 16, 2014

As part of Capital Metro’s 10-year effort to improve the quality of public transit in Austin, Cap Metro moved most downtown bus routes from Congress Avenue to Guadalupe and Lavaca streets in June.  According...

UT study finds consumers view eco-labels positively, but institution labeling product matters

June 10, 2014

A recent UT study found that the source, context and types of eco-labeling affect the levels of approval and trust established by labeled products among consumers. The study, authored by advertising...