Jump to navigation
Submitting an Op-ed/Letter
Other UT Sports
Food and Recipes
Movies & TV
Through the Lens
Hispanic Heritage Month
2016 Student Elections Explorer
SXSW 2016 Guide
National Signing Day 2016
Texas Football Attendance
Austin Music Road Trip
UT Then & Now
UT researchers study the possibilities of invisibility
You are here
University needs to increase awareness of binge drinking
May 2, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that students at the University are not reminded of the consequences of binge drinking enough, leading to health complications and injuries.
Health should come before soda industry profits
April 18, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that health should not be compromised for soda industry profits.
Electronics ban wastes effort to improve security
March 28, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that the electronics ban is an unnecessary hassle and a waste of effort.
Spring break alcohol ban legic proves fallacious
March 7, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that the ban on alcohol at spring break destinations is misguided and does not produce its intended effect.
Students should be able to walk in the fall for commencement ceremony
February 22, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that fall commencement holds value for students graduating in the fall and should not be overlooked.
Young girls deserve to know they too can succeed
January 31, 2017
Columnist Alina Agha argues that girls should be exposed to the fields of science and engineering at a young age, and taught that they can succeed in any field they choose to pursue.
Partisanship puts women’s health in danger
November 9, 2016
Columnist Alina Agha discusses how partisan splits on women's health issues allow this election to endanger women nationwide.
Human trafficking council gives voice to victims
October 26, 2016
Columnist Alina Agha highlights the problem of human trafficking in the U.S. and why it's important to have an advisory council consisting entirely of survivors.
Bee crisis warrants serious discussion
October 12, 2016
Columnist Alina Agha makes the case for saving the bees
Doctors must prescribe antibiotics carefully
September 27, 2016
Columnist Alina Agha urges doctors to prescribe antibiotics carefully to reduce antibiotic-resistant diseases.
Competitive organizations must embrace quiet personalities
September 14, 2016
Columnist Alina Agha argues that organzations at UT should seek and embrace diverse personalities.
International students need greater resources to thrive at UT
August 30, 2016
Guest columnist Alina Agha argues that international students need greater resources to successful become a part of the student body at UT.
Get Daily Texan News Alerts in your Inbox