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University Of Texas Grad Student Faces Espionage Charges

The Daily Texan | Posted 12.03.2011 | College

UT graduate student Omid Kokabee is scheduled to face espionage charges Tuesday in his native Iran. Kokabee, who had been studying optics as a first-y...

Lawyer Who Argued Roe v. Wade Laid Off From The University Of Texas

Posted 06.26.2011 | College

The lawyer who successfully argued Roe v. Wade and went on to become a professor at the University of Texas has been laid off from the school, the Dai...

Men Like Curvy Ladies: University Of Texas Study

The Daily Texan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

It turns out men do prefer curves, UT researchers found -- but usually for casual relationships. Researchers discovered men determine whether a wom...

Texas Student Knits Her Way Through School

The Daily Texan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Since she is right-handed, Snowden Becker found it difficult at first to learn how to knit from her left-handed mother. Becker, who has been knitting ...

Sex Columns Open Dialogue, Trigger Censorship Debate

The Daily Texan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Last spring, the University of Montana's student newspaper Montana Kaimin published their first sex-column series, "Bess Sex." After only a few articl...

Lauren Moore Sets Multitasking Record: Solves Rubik's Cube, Recites Pi And Balances Books On Head

The Daily Texan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Multitasking has taken on an entirely new meaning for one UT student who can recite the first 100 digits of the mathematical constant pi while solving...

UTexas Creates Black Studies Department

The Daily Texan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The University [of Texas-Austin] has created a new department to address the increased interest in African and African-American studies, becoming the ...