Twenty years ago, Barton Springs’ cool waters saved radio-television-film senior lecturer Karen Kocher from her first Texas summer. While she used to bring a towel and a swimsuit, she now hauls a camera and a notebook.
When Tamara Cao first found her dog Remington Steele at an animal shelter, his coat was so matted that he developed eye and ear infections. Five years and many haircuts later, Remington will strut down the Mohawk’s stage to show off his facial hair.
Having a few drinks before games has always been common practice around the UT campus, so when UT’s under-21 students lost their drinking privilege in 1986, Daily Texan reporter John Russell was quick to fire back.
Fantastic Fest, a festival celebrating creative genre films, returns to Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar for its 11th year this week. Tim League, founder and CEO of Alamo Drafthouse and co-founder of Fantastic Fest, spoke with The Daily Texan about the festival.