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"Life&Arts showed me a world of opportunities that reshaped my goals and checked my bucket list a thousand times over." Our senior reporter is ready for her next adventure thanks to her time with the Texan: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/30-…
This isn't the Star Wars movie you're looking for. #LastJedi takes the franchise into an unexpected direction, giving space for new stories and characters to grow: bit.ly/2AJftvL
Does watching classic movies under the night sky sound like a perfect evening? Partnered with @drafthouse, Community Cinema screens classic movies on the lawn of Community First! Village amphitheater every Friday night: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/com…
New: Chancellor @billmcraven announced he will leave the @utsystem in May at a special Board of Regents meeting today. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/15/cha… #highered #txlege
"The Texan gave me a place in this enormous campus where I always felt welcome." Our social media staffer and columnist reflects on her growth during her time with The Texan and leaves the basement with newfound confidence: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/30-…
RT @mellow_maria: McRaven said he remains fully committed to securing a contract to run the Los Alamos National Laboratory, which the @utsy…
RT @mellow_maria: @billmcraven @utsystem Chairman Sara Martinez Tucker said she is glad McRaven decided to stay for the rest of the academi…
RT @mellow_maria: .@billmcraven announced he will leave @utsystem in May at a special Board of Regents meeting today. McRaven said “not s…
RT @forrestmilburn: Next semester, #DACA will come to an end unless Congress finds a legislative fix soon. @thedailytexan is looking for…
If you think you've seen a new restaurant on The Drag, think again. Verts just changed its name to @EatAtNoon Mediterranean: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/04/ver…
Despite injuries ruling out key players, @TexasWBB came out on top against Northwestern State on Wednesday night. 🏀 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/13/lon…
Do these stories sound familiar? 🔘: Confederate statues taken down 🔘: Speedway brick removal 🔘: Grad students protest GOP tax plan Here's a look back at some of our top stories and projects this semester: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/sem… https://t.co/PBaPROTEQt
@DellMedSchool launched a new mental health clinic for bipolar disorders in hopes of lowering treatment costs, maximizing efficiency and encouraging early intervention. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/del…
RT @lesliealonzo: I’ve lived in ATX for 8 years and somehow have never participated in this ATX tradition. This is a problem. #TrailOfLight…
Just now: The FCC voted in a 3-2 vote along party lines to dismantle Obama-era #NetNeutrality rules. https://t.co/vVt75SM7Ic
Just now: The FCC voted in a 3-2 vote along party lines to dismantle Obama-era #NetNuetrality rules. https://t.co/eaAYP9b2kj
RT @AP: BREAKING: The FCC votes on party lines to undo sweeping Obama-era `net neutrality' rules that guaranteed equal access to internet.
RT @Juantwoothree: The best editor/friend 😭 twitter.com/thedailytexan/…
"As each semester went by, I told myself it’d be the last, but the people always brought me back." After five semesters in the photo department, our associate photo editor finally says farewell. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/30-… https://t.co/zg0DDRB1H8
Can't you just hear those sleigh bells jingling? ❄️ The holiday spirit was in full swing for this year's UT night at the Trail of Lights, where roughly two million bulbs lit up Zilker Park. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/10/fou… https://t.co/nTs7z9Gv90
Once a bustling black enclave, Austin has seen a dramatic increase of displaced black residents, according to a recent UT-Austin report. Many are often pushed into areas with lower-income housing and poorer facilities: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/as-…
"The Texan never quite seemed like a workplace. It was a home." Our Associate Life&Arts editor met people she'd only dreamt of meeting through The Texan. Now, she says goodbye to her beloved basement: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/30-…
The Force wasn't with @TexasMBB as the Longhorns fell 52-59 to @umichbball on Star Wars night: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/13/tex…
"It will start a movement toward the zero waste mentality." Robert B. Rowling Hall of @UTexasMcCombs' new graduate building will be the first university building in Texas to aim for zero waste certification with recycling and compost bins throughout ♻️ dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/08/row…
Director Guillermo del Toro embraces the magic possible in fantasy and creates a romance unlike any other in his new film “The Shape of Water”: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/the…
@DellMedSchool launched a new mental health clinic for bipolar disorders in hopes of lowering treatment costs, maximizing efficiency and encouraging early intervention. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/del…
RT @ohanewz: i can't adequately express all the emotions i have about saying goodbye to the texan, but i tried to convey the bare minimum i…
Nearly 200 graduate students walked out of class last week to protest the GOP #TaxBill, which taxes their tuition waivers as income. In response, @GSAatUT formed a new committee in the hopes of alleviating their financial burden: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/gra… https://t.co/AbUwZnX6BW
Nearly 200 graduate students walked out of class last week to protest the GOP #TaxBill, which taxes their tuition waivers as income. In response, @GSAatUT formed a a new committee in the hopes of alleviating their financial burden: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/gra… https://t.co/iG5vXpjVV9
Despite @Uber and @Lyft's return to Austin, there hasn't been a whole lot of change in the number of DWI arrests each month: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/ret… https://t.co/evnfrjJTGD
"If there’s one thing the Texan has taught me, it’s that perfection is overrated." From our managing editor, @ohanewz. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/30-…
As their career at The Daily Texan comes to a close, a -30- column gives departing staffers a chance to reflect on their time spent in the basement office. 📰 We'll be tweeting out columns from staffers saying goodbye all week. https://t.co/Rm5QZJxUQS
Can't you just hear those sleigh bells jingling? ❄️ The holiday spirit was in full swing for this year's UT night at the Trail of lights, where roughly two million lights lit up Zilker Park. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/10/fou… https://t.co/IUMWPddAqR
SoundCheck: We explored @KVRX's new concert series, LiveATX, which showcases underrepresented genres and artists in the local music scene. 🎶 Watch our clip below and follow the link for the full video 👉 bit.ly/2kQULH1 https://t.co/MaopmrjkQh
Do these stories sound familiar? 🔘: Confederate statues taken down 🔘: Speedway brick removal 🔘: Grad students protest GOP tax plan Here's a look back at some of our top stories and projects this semester: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/sem… https://t.co/D9FDAfaNh1
Hoping to make the financial aid process easier, @USEdGov will roll out their new @FAFSA app in early 2018. The app will allow students to fill out their applications, manage federal loans and monitor credit scores through their phones. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/faf…
Make sure to really secure your bike around these parts of campus. @UTAustinPolice has reported 53 bike thefts since the end of August, with Jester, Duren and the UT Administration Building seeing the highest activity: bit.ly/2jwJwmX https://t.co/YMAt9UcUSU
Despite @Uber and @Lyft's return to Austin, the number of DWI arrests in each month didn't see much change: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/ret… https://t.co/EkzNXemp6M
Despite @Uber and @Lyft's return to Austin, the number of DWI arrests in each month didn't see much change: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/ret… https://t.co/n3DsS1yQdn
Don't worry, we still have finals. 🙃 twitter.com/jacob_diaz31/s…
We love hanging out with local musicians — can't you tell? In our newest episode of SoundCheck, we jam out with Jicky as they share their story behind the band and what keeps driving them forward. Watch our clip and follow the link for full video 👉: bit.ly/2AMiJHq https://t.co/5S9qOtTWyM
Collaborating on one superfilm, Meryl Streep and @tomhanks star in Steven Spielberg’s #ThePost, a movie about @washingtonpost during the public leaks of the Pentagon Papers. We spoke to the three stars on the details and power of the film. 🎥 bit.ly/2BW8Upt
RT @mcohanlon: I love this paper with all my heart. I've passed countless hours reading, writing and editing stories in the basement. I've…
Make sure to really secure your bike around these parts of campus. @UTAustinPolice has reported 53 bike thefts since the end of August, with Jester, Duren and the UT Administration Building seeing the highest activity: bit.ly/2jwJwmX https://t.co/hTLDnVMXdS
Hoping to make the financial aid process easier, @USEdGov will roll out their new @FAFSA app in early 2018. The app will allow students to fill out their applications, manage federal loans and monitor credit scores via mobile 👇: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/faf…
RT @TexanOpinion: ICYMI from @jeffsroses: Trying to manage the stress of finals? @UT_CMHC and other campus resources can help you keep up…
Graduate students walked out last week to protest a new bill which taxes their tuition waivers as income. Out of the rally, a new committee of the Graduate Student Assembly was formed to address the current financial situation of UT’s graduate students: bit.ly/2jtRSvo
SoundCheck: We explored @KVRX's new concert series, LiveATX, which showcases underrepresented genres and artists in the local music scene. 🎶 Watch our clip below and follow the link for the full video 👉: bit.ly/2kQULH1 https://t.co/MaopmrjkQh
The holiday spirit was in full swing last night when roughly two million lights lit up @ATXLights for the fourth annual UT Night at the Trail. 🎄bit.ly/2BzivGK https://t.co/FrvOH0bONU
Happy last class day, Longhorns! Make sure to pick up our last issue of the semester — you don't want to miss it! https://t.co/vGzC57V30J
Happy last class day, Longhorns! Make sure to pick up our last issue or the semester — you don't want to miss it! https://t.co/UCt2XDUx3R
Prior to Sunday’s matchup, @TexasWBB ranked second in the nation with 93 points per game and a 7-0 record. But for the first time since 2013, Longhorns lost to @LadyVol_Hoops, 82-75. 🏀 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/tex…
@UTexasMcCombs hopes to connect current students and alumni from across the world with their newest project, Longhorn Global BizNetwork. 🌎 This project is intended to keep UT graduates connected to the University no matter their location. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/11/biz…
RT @forrestmilburn: .@EllieBreed just finished editing her last story as @thedailytexan news editor. 🙌🏻 https://t.co/D4ZQAeZkoa
Christmas trees are te gift that keep on giving. Opting to recycle it after the 25th can help Austin alleviate waste from its second biggest contributor to landfills: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/aft…
@TexasVolleyball's win streak, and season, ended at the hands of Stanford once again last night, destroying their chances of the Final Four: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/10/lon…
RT @TexanOpinion: Finals week: study, breathe, and remember to eat. What are you eating though? dailytexanonline.com/2017/11/20/stu…
The Anumnu twins are a double threat. Excelling both on the track field and in the engineering industry, the brothers will join the ranks of the few black student athletes to graduate from UT with electrical engineering degrees. bit.ly/2j3blDe
"The time has come to take on a new challenge." TCU athletic director Chris @_delconte will be making his way to Austin soon to replace Mike Perrin: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/09/tex…
Solar panels aren’t 100 percent efficient due to the changing angle of the sun in the sky. Two UT students are solving this problem with Sun Co., a device that would allow solar panels to move with the sun. ☀️ dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/stu…
Texas ranks 47th in the nation for #HPV vaccinations among adolescents, according to a @UTSystem study. As of 2016, less than half of adolescents in the state had received at least one vaccination. 📉 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/sys…
The Drag is notorious for its poor road conditions and cramped lanes — the city took notice. The Corridor Mobility Plan calls for some major changes to Guadalupe Street such as two-way streets and bike lanes: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/05/cit… https://t.co/yREoSVbEnS
Austin is the only large, rapidly expanding city where more black residents are displaced than are entering, according to a recent @UTAustin report: bit.ly/2kwUQiU
"Physician burnout is feeling fatigued, uninspired and exhausted by the work." As burnout rates rise among physicians, the UT system is developing its first large-scale initiative to confront the issue. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/07/ut-…
As a "Conservative, Christian, suburban mom," Terri Carriker isn't a typical marijuana enthusiast. But after Gov. Abbott signed the Texas Compassionate Use Program, she can legally get the one thing that treats her daughter's seizures: thedailytexan.atavist.com/high-hopes
For more than six years, law professor Ariel Dulitzky would pack his things after office hours and begin work at his second job as a @UN representative. Now, he’s passing on everything he's learned to his students: dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/08/law…
On a 20-game win streak since September, @TexasVolleyball faces an uphill battle as they take on No. 11 Utah tonight. Does Texas have the composure to win the title? 🏐 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/08/tex…
Despite UT regents and state leaders questioning some of his ambitious goals throughout his term, Chancellor William McRaven will stay on the job after his contract ends. He is the first and only UT System chancellor to get hired on a contract: bit.ly/2A727sz https://t.co/kWQFRvGDjT
RT @TylerTexas19: For illustration: graffiti park is located in a neighborhood called Clarksville which is the oldest surviving settlement…
Owning a booming barbecue business wasn't always UT alumnus Grant Pinkerton's future plan. Making @Forbes' 30 Under 30 list for @PinkertonsBBQ, he credits much of his success to his education on the 40 Acres: bit.ly/2iIoHRg https://t.co/GTiNYcEUAv
Averaging 11.4 points and 5.3 rebounds in 19.1 minutes per game, @TexasWBB Jatarie White doesn't let her past injuries define her as a player. 🏀 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/07/jat…
Increased @FAFSA verification requests from @usedgov are complicating the financial application process for students across the U.S. 🗂 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/07/inc…
After @GregAbbott_TX signed the Texas Compassionate Use Program, @CBDTexas received their license to grow, sell and distribute medical marijuana. 📑 This makes them one of only three dispensaries that can legally do so in the state of Texas. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/07/dis…
The price of living in West Campus has only increased, pushing students further and further from class to make ends meet. But with new incentives and regulations for West Campus high rises, city planners are trying to turn the tides. 👇 dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/cit…
RT @YoshGuenther: @thedailytexan The housing program is good and bad. My current residency was reorganized as a low income unit and I don't…
RT @chasekaracostas: When your class starts at 10, so this has zero effect on you. twitter.com/thedailytexan/…
RT @touristade: IT👏🏼IS👏🏼A👏🏼WINTER👏🏼MIRACLE👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 twitter.com/thedailytexan/…
Email sent from the University. 👇 https://t.co/9CwKnzPL4F
BREAKING: There will be a delayed start for classes tomorrow until 10 a.m. due to the winter weather. All classes scheduled to begin and end by 10 are cancelled. https://t.co/pzVLzrpxEc
Austin is the only large, rapidly expanding city where more black residents are displaced than are entering, according to a recent @UTAustin report. bit.ly/2kwUQiU
RT @realJuanMilan: It’s snowing in Austin. Kinda makes traffic a bit longer though. #ATXWeather https://t.co/UMpZaGlqPO
The price of living in West Campus has only increased, pushing students further and further from class to make ends meet. But with new incentives and regulations for West Campus high rises, city planners are trying to turn the tides. 👇 bit.ly/2nFg3II
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These five students are changing what K-12 public education data in Texas looks like, hoping to make things easier for parents looking for the perfect school.👇 bit.ly/2nDaQku
RT @TwistedLeAder: One of the saddest things I’ve found out about Austin since being here. The city is growing in population, but has liter…
“I used to be a part of the community,” said Leslie Perkins, a former Austin resident and high school teacher. “It doesn’t really exist anymore as it did. And that’s pretty sad for me.”
These include a protest on the South Mall in November and posters advertising white pride and anti-Muslim ideals last year. “It’s not just speakers. It’s these far-right groups that are showing up on campus to recruit," one professor said.
RT @jacbrid: 🗣“These patterns do not square with Austin’s reputation as a ‘tolerant’ city, one celebrated for its progressivism, cultural d…
In light of recent acts of racism at UT, a diverse group of students discussed how to make college campuses inhospitable to white supremacy. dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/stu…
RT @jisangelina: pretends to be shocked twitter.com/thedailytexan/…
RT @kahrlosh: I am queer. Here’s how it redefined my identity. My final column for @thedailytexan dailytexanonline.com/2017/12/06/que…
“These patterns do not square with Austin’s reputation as a ‘tolerant’ city, one celebrated for its progressivism, cultural dynamism and emphasis and stability," the report said.
It's snowing outside, folks! Well, sort of. ☃️❄️☃️ https://t.co/TLdaOMgnQ6
From the 50's to the 70’s, a night at these Austin dive bars will take you on a ride through our city's past — or you might just pass out. 🍻 bit.ly/2kxj0ty—-or-pass-out https://t.co/F2nLNA66md
RT @idolprofessor: keep austin weird, baby. this is awful but not surprising twitter.com/thedailytexan/…
Austin is the only large, rapidly expanding city where more black residents are displaced than are entering, according to a recent @UTAustin report. bit.ly/2kwUQiU
As we enter the @NFL season's fourth quarter, we’ve seen some former Longhorns perform high — and some struggle to keep hold. See how they fared this week. 👇 bit.ly/2j0wyNW
The Anumnu twins are a double threat. Excelling both on the track field and in the engineering industry, the brothers will join the ranks of the few black student athletes to graduate from UT with electrical engineering degrees. bit.ly/2j3blDe https://t.co/WOLZHXB6x6
 
 
 
 
 
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