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Students make travel plans to see once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse
August 6, 2017
Texas summers have two constants: scorching heat and an unrelenting sun.
Proposed CodeNEXT addition wants more creative spaces in areas slated for development
July 15, 2017
Austin’s rapid development is a lot like a rainstorm over dry, cracked earth: It inevitably permeates every open crevice. But as city officials rewrite Austin’s land development code, some see a bright side to the city’s future growth: a chance to expand Austin’s creative sector.
As Austin’s creative spaces disappear, artists look to city code rewrite, city grants for help
July 7, 2017
The long, convoluted process of rewriting a city’s land development code may sound like a project reserved for urban planners and city officials, but as the number of Austin’s available art spaces dwindle, the city’s creative sector wants a say in the conversation.
Latino art gallery opens exhibition honoring prolific artist Nivia González
June 28, 2017
In an intimate, crowded gallery, visitors take in dozens of canvasses depicting a similar subject: the solemn faces of brown-skinned women, adorned by generous pieces of shimmering gold leaf and vivid colors.
Mural at 24th and Guadalupe painted over
June 22, 2017
A slender, slanted man plays the violin for other floating figures in an expansive wall mural at the corner of 24th and Guadalupe streets. For the past two decades, this vibrant scene has greeted pedestrians approaching campus, but now, only half of the original mural remains intact.
Summer music camp lets girls shine, shred
June 11, 2017
One week ago, middle and high school-aged girls were cooped up in classrooms all across the city, eagerly watching the seconds hand on the clock tick down to summer.
Work of prominent Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei now on display at Waller Creek
June 6, 2017
Hundreds of silver bicycles glisten in the sun near the Waller Creek boathouse on Lady Bird Lake. The bikes do not belong to the thousands of cyclists who frequent the Hike and Bike trail every day, though – they’re part of a massive sculpture by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei.
Unwanted pigs find forever homes
April 27, 2017
Thirty miles southeast of Austin’s leash-free dog parks and cat cafés, there’s a different kind of animal stomping ground: a three-acre rescue center for nearly 100 abandoned and unwanted pigs.
Slideshow: Photos from Day 4 and 5 of SXSW 2017
March 15, 2017
As SXSW Interactive came to a close, the music portion of the festival began.
Slideshow: Photos from Day 2 and 3 of SXSW 2017
March 13, 2017
Here are some highlights from the first weekend of SXSW including talks from renowned actors and Former Vice President Joe Biden.
Sildeshow: Photos from the J20 Walkout
January 24, 2017
UT students demonstrated a walkout on inauguration day protesting against President Donald Trump. Hundreds of students participated and marched for several hours through campus and downtown.
Slideshow: Justice for Alton Sterling and Philando Castile
July 8, 2016
Members of the Austin community gathered at Givens Park on Thursday in response to the police shootings in other parts of the country earlier this week.
Slideshow: Photos from RoundUp 2016
April 4, 2016
Round Up is an annual weekend-long event that is put on by the UT Greek community. Fraternities invite guests into their homes and hold parties, and sororities host food-based events for philanthropic purposes.
Slideshow: Photos from Texas Relays 2016
April 4, 2016
Texas Relays is an annual track and field event in which accomplished athletes, both college and high school level, travel from all across the country for the chance to compete. Over the course of the weekend, several athletes qualified for the 2016 Olympic Trials with their race times in select events.
Slideshow: Photos from Holi 2016 | 04.03.2016
April 3, 2016
Students and community members flocked to the LBJ lawn on Sunday April 3 for the Hindu Student Association's Holi celebration.
Slideshow: Photos from Days 8 and 9 of SXSW 2016
March 20, 2016
The final two days of South By Southwest Music included a surprise visit from Drake and performances from groups such as CHVRCHES, X Ambassadors, Deftones, and others.
Slideshow: Photos from Day 6 and 7 of SXSW 2016
March 18, 2016
SXSW Music is officially in full swing. Check out our best photos from the past two days.
Slideshow: Photos from Days 4 and 5 of SXSW 2016
March 16, 2016
As SXSW Interactive came to a close, SXSW Music began in full force. Check out our best photos from both, as well as our continuing coverage of SXSW Film.
Slideshow: Photos from the Mock Mass Shooting and Protests
December 13, 2015
DontComply.com organized a mock mass shooting on Saturday afternoon. The "Mass Farting" was one of three counter-protests to the mock mass shooting.
Up before dawn deep underground
November 30, 2015
UT Facilities Services is a multi-departmental unit comprised of the people who do the jobs that keep the University running — both in plain sight and underground.
Slideshow: Texas v. Kansas | 11.07.2015
November 8, 2015
Texas beats Kansas 59-20.
Slideshow: Photos from Texas v. OU | 10.10.2015
October 12, 2015
The 1-4 Longhorns took on the No. 10 Sooners at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas at the Texas State Fair. Texas won 24-17.
Slideshow: Photos from Day Three of ACL Weekend Two
October 12, 2015
Highlights from Day Three of Weekend Two at the Austin City Limits Music Festival.
Slideshow: ACL Weekend One | 10.04.2015
October 4, 2015
ACL day three featuring Ben Howard, Chance the Rapper, Alt. J, Lord Huron, Hozier, and The Strokes.
Slideshow: ACL Weekend One | 10.03.2015
October 4, 2015
Day two of ACL featuring Echosmith, Father John Misty, Shakey Graves, Twenty One Pilots, Walk the Moon, and A$AP Rocky.
Slideshow: ACL October, 2 2015
October 3, 2015
ACL day one featuring Nate Reuss, Leon Bridges, Run the Jewels, Gary Clark Jr., and Tame Impala.
Slideshow: Photos from Texas v. Rice
September 13, 2015
The Longhorns took on Rice for the first home game of the season. The Horns won 42-28.
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Slideshow: Photos from Tuesday's and Wednesday's SXSW Music events
March 19, 2015
The Daily Texan's coverage of SXSW 2015 Music events.
Slideshow: Photos from Sunday and Monday's SXSW Film and Interactive
March 17, 2015
The Daily Texan's coverage of SXSW 2015 Film and Interactive events.
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