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Students sweat for an A

April 16, 2018

As registration approaches, students will join waitlists for classes such as Quantum Mechanics and Calculus. But they will also fight for spots in classes such as social dance, a one-credit physical education...

Radio-television-film students struggle to afford necessary production tools

April 5, 2018

Every day this school year, Troy Dewinne, a radio-television-film senior, woke up at 5 a.m. to commute to campus from his grandmother’s house in San Antonio. He arrived at school early to nab one...

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As Easter Sunday approaches, students explore faith in Gregory Plaza

March 27, 2018

Large boards posing spiritual questions caught students’ attention on Monday, and some took the time to read or write on them in the middle of bustling Speedway.   Rez Week, an annual weeklong...

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With no universal training for teaching assistants, students seek to fill in the gaps

March 20, 2018

When students get hired to become teaching assistants, they complete the same training as all other student employees on campus, from cafeteria workers to library assistants. This training includes...

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With no universal training for teaching assistants, students seek to fill in the gaps

March 19, 2018

When students get hired to become teaching assistants, they complete the same training as all other student employees on campus, from cafeteria workers to library assistants. This training includes...

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Ministry’s West Campus building replaced with high-rise

February 21, 2018

UT students bought a piece of land in West Campus for $1 in 1950 to build a space for a ministry, but now Johnson Trube & Associates will buy the property for $3.8 million to build an apartment complex,...

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In a corner store on Congress Avenue, artwork and UT history collide

February 13, 2018

Nestled into a building on Congress Avenue sits La Pena, a Latino arts center. On Saturday, the center hosted “Toma Mi Corazon,” an exhibit that has raised money for the center for the past...

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Sports are ultimately about community, lecturer says

February 6, 2018

In the wake of the Philadelphia Eagles’ first Super Bowl championship, communications expert Adam Earnheardt turned his audience’s attention away from the field and to the stands at a lecture...

UT continues search for new Hindi professor

January 30, 2018

UT’s search for a new Hindi professor barreled forward yesterday with a talk from David Lunn, the Simon Digby Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of London’s School of Oriental and African...