Renewal contract offers were supposed to be sent out Feb. 1 for returning students who applied before the priority deadline on Jan. 31. Instead, the offers were sent out March 1 — the same time offers were sent to incoming freshmen. Returning students who applied after Jan. 31 were not given an offer and were put on a wait-list.
UT Police Department detectives arrested the Capital Metro bus driver who fatally struck a cyclist in January on a charge of manslaughter, said UTPD Chief David Carter at a press conference Wednesday afternoon.
This year, the organization wants to increase promotion of Spread the Word to End the Word, a worldwide movement with the goal of asking people to pledge to stop saying the “r-word,” a common slur for people with mental disabilities.
Lauren Hewitt is a neuroscience graduate student who studies the electrical activity of neurons in autism-spectrum disorders. She began creating embroidery pieces last year while preparing for her PhD qualifying exam as a way to de-stress.
Sarah Schneider, co-founder of Women in Gaming, said women gamers make up about 48 percent of the gamer population, and their goal with the club is to help these girls find a community of people like themselves.
The research targets five invasive species that are harming the native Texan landscape: imported fire ants, tawny crazy ants, moth larvae that feed on native cacti and African guinea grass and buffel grass.