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Students should keep activism local
November 7, 2017
Senior columnist Ryan Young argues that students can become more active and effective in their local communities.
Students need enhanced nighttime transportation
October 24, 2017
Senior columnist Ryan Young make the case for expanded nighttime shuttle service.
UT, students must join the new internet
October 10, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young argues that UT and its students must prepare for a new internet.
Replacement of Red River shuttle brings welcome improvement
September 26, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young argues that the loss of Red River shuttle Route 653 presents a positive change for students.
Hyperloop competitions should widen perspectives
September 18, 2017
Senior columnist Ryan Young lauds Elon Musk's college hyperloop competition and implores him to create future competitions that aim to solve problems by including more professions.
Beyond statues: segregation and discrimination are built in Austin’s fabric
August 27, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young explores Mayor Steve Adler's recent comments about Austin's segregated past.
MetroRapid changes put UT in the fast lane
August 6, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young lauds MetroRapid's expanded routes and hours as beneficial to UT students.
MoPac bike bridge stunning, but plays hard to get to
July 28, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young points out the practical flaws in an otherwise scenic bicycle and pedestrain bridge.
NASA needs more than money. It needs a vision.
July 20, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young argues that NASA needs long-term vision and strategy, not just money, to lead.
Digital hygiene is for everyone
July 14, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young pushes for increased cybersecurity education.
I-35 Bus Rapid Transit proposal is flawed
July 6, 2017
Columnist Young argues that Austin should consider Los Angeles' Silver Line before advancing MetroRapid.
Car-free Congress Avenue would benefit Austin
June 30, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young advocates for more democratic urban planning.
High school computer science outreach sells the field short
June 22, 2017
Senior columnist Ryan Young argues that a clearer representation of computer science will lead to greater diversity in the major.
Out-of-state enrollment benefits the entire university
June 16, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young argues for UT to increase enrollment of out-of-state students.
Austin ridesharing companies did not succeed where Uber and Lyft fail
June 4, 2017
Senior Columnist Ryan Young argues that ridesharing is not a sustainable business model.
Campus maps should show alternate transportation
May 4, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young argues that campus maps should do more to accomodate alternate modes of transportation.
Users should ditch Google Chrome
April 27, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young believes Google already has too much power over our digital lives.
Project Scorpio cannot save gaming consoles
April 20, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young explains why Micorsoft's Project Scorpio can never save gaming consoles.
Rio Grande bike lanes endanger both drivers and bikers
April 5, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young denounces Rio Grande bike lanes.
Wire One gondolas won't resolve Austin's transit woes
March 30, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young explains why gondolas cannot solve Austin's transit problems.
"Be Safe" should focus more on improving campus physical environment
March 23, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young explains why keeping students safe requires improvements to campus infrastructure.
Capital Metro must not abandon traditional buses
March 9, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young defends the role of traditional buses in Capital Metro.
Nobody wins in the Amazon Alexa fight
March 1, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young explains why Amazon doesn't actually prioritize privacy.
Computer science students benefit from interdisciplinary work
February 23, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young urges computer science students to pursue their other passions.
Proposed tunnel won't eliminate traffic woes
February 16, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young believes that Musk's proposed tunnels won't eliminate traffic congestion.
CodeNEXT looks to revamp Austin development
February 5, 2017
Columnist Ryan Young discusses the potential of CodeNEXT to revolutionize Austin's development.
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