UTsitin

Sit-In at UT Tower against Shared Services

18 students from the Save Our UT Coalition have begun a sit-in in the foyer outside President Bill Powers’ office in the UT Tower. Their ask is for President Powers to withdraw support of the Shared Services. Follow a live-stream of the sit-in here. Tweet support using the hashtags #SaveOurUT and #DearBillPowers. Read more below: […]

Election Day Vote Stickers

ELECTION DAY: Student Special Interests

This stakes are high in this election for students and young people. (Actually, they are high in every election.) It is important for Texans to take time to educate themselves and understand everything that is on their ballots from the bottom-up.

Text Evacuation Sloppy Alerts

“Middle Eastern Accent”

The University of Texas at Austin had a bomb scare this morning. Thank God it turned out to be a hoax and that classes were cancelled for everybody. Yet, while everybody moved forward with their extended weekends, three concerns came to the forefront of many students’ minds. Why did President Powers and the administration wait […]

Lucian Arrested

Do the Right Thing, Longhorns

Lucian Villaseñor is among 18 student protesters facing a virtual gag order after they were arrested for demanding that the University of Texas join an anti-sweatshop consortium - a reform the university president has just agreed to.   The University of Texas at Austin, the largest collegiate apparel provider in the world, has agreed to sign […]

Read the Brief Here

Texas Fight

Although he probably could have spent more time looking at the camera, President Bill Powers makes me proud to attend The University of Texas. A diverse student body is essential to maintaining a quality well-rounded environment for learning and experiencing new things at college. According to the brief submitted by UT on Monday, UT has […]