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UT to add 576 beds with new graduate student housing complex, boost housing scholarships

The University of Texas has received approval to construct a graduate student housing project...
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Developers have built thousands of windowless bedrooms in Austin. Now, the city may outlaw them.

For two decades, UT Austin professor Juan Miró has given his undergraduate architecture...
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Austin allocates $22.9 million to transportation safety improvements

Austin’s Safe Streets and Roads for All program received an additional $22.9 million...
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Essential tips for mastering the Austin bus system

For freshmen and seniors alike, riding the bus for the first time can be a daunting...
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Students, UTPD discuss bike thefts and how to prevent them

Journalism sophomore Cameron Aikman was leaving to buy groceries for his new apartment when he...
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The history of Wheatville: The Black community that originally settled in the West Campus area

On the western edge of West Campus, nestled in the center of HillTop apartments, lies a small,...
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The Daily Texan’s guide to navigating apartment leases and avoiding a bad living situation this fall

Renting your first apartment or house can be difficult, especially if you’ve never had to...
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‘Prepare our city for a sustainable future’: City leaders approve Project Connect light rail plan

On June 6, Austin city leaders officially approved Project Connect, the city’s estimated...
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COUNTERPOINT: Students should consider living off campus

I have been told countless times that spending freshman year on campus is the best decision...
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POINT: On-campus living is part of college experience

Scattered amongst the bustling campus and connected by the yellow brick road are the...
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New partnership aims to investigate, solve issues with affordable housing around university campuses

Last Thursday, the Austin City Council announced a working plan to cooperate with local...
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City of Austin grant aims to make safer, more walkable intersections in West Campus

The city of Austin received a $22.9 million grant on Feb. 3 to improve road infrastructure...
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