For most, the announcement of HOPE Outdoor Gallery’s impending relocation meant added travel time to the new gallery. For Jesse David Greiner, it meant discontinuing the work he has loved for almost 10 years.
Look beyond UT’s more than 1,100 on-campus organizations and you’ll find the UT-Austin subreddit: an online forum that can serve as a platform to anonymously discuss student life — including the hardships.
Recently, actor and Austinite Zane Holtz led his team toward enemy lines, meticulously crawling through the trees and mud on the fields of Camp Mabry. But it’s not a movie he’s in — it’s UT ROTC training.
In 1999, business partners and UT alumni Roberto Espinosa of Mexico City and Eric Wilkerson of Dallas founded Tacodeli, a local taco restaurant that helped kickstart Austin’s weird obsession with putting everything in a tortilla.
Fresh off the Honda stage at Austin City Limits weekend two, A R I Z O N A frontman Zachary Charles was still on a performance high. The Daily Texan sat down with Charles to discuss the history of the band, their skyrocketing success and ‘collective struggles with mental health.
For 2016 Olympic Trial qualifiers and UT alumni Rory Tunningley and Will Nation, running 26.2 miles at 6:17 minutes per mile is not only a method of improving their own fitness, but also a way to help their female peers qualify for the 2020 Olympic Trials.
Austin Design Week runs from Nov. 5 to Nov. 9 and includes 100 free talks, studio tours and workshops celebrating Austin’s creative community of designers and engineers. Danielle Barnes is one of Austin Design Week’s three founders and currently the CEO of Women Talk Design. The Daily Texan had an opportunity to chat with her in anticipation of the event.