Plastic water bottles overflow shopping carts and spill onto the ground in front of Jester Plaza. For three hours on Wednesday, Nov. 14, over 2,000 plastic water bottles were haphazardly thrown into a pile.
Burnet Road easily becomes as congested as North Lamar Boulevard during rush hour, but away from the main drag and tucked back into the Rosedale neighborhood sit a few gems that embody Burnet Road’s character of the past 50 years.
According to management consulting company Accenture, 63 percent of male undergraduates adopt new technology early compared to 45 percent of undergraduate women. It’s disparities like these that UT marketing alumna and Austin Accenture Managing Director Tamara Fields is working to change. The Daily Texan had a chance to speak with Fields about her inclusion efforts during this year’s Texas Conference for Women.