Politics & Society
Austin runners, some of whom had run in the Boston Marathon, organized a vigil to show solidarity after the marathon’s bombing last month.
According to student observers, campus areas that had been designated as temporary smoking areas for a transition period that ended more than two months ago still attract a steady flow of smokers.
With a possible connection between earthquakes and fracking’s disposal wells, East Texans are wrestling with the prospect of regulating the lucrative drilling industry there.
Texas A&M and the University of Texas at Austin have yet another difference in policy — the way they notify the campus of a student’s death.
The proposed legislation is designed to help shark conversation, now threatened by the worldwide demand for shark fin soup.