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Millennials Abroad: Young Cosmopolitans or a Façade?

Originally posted on Nathan T. B.:
I wrote this as part of my application for an opinion column with The Daily Texan.  ———————————————————————————————————————————————– UT sends more students abroad than almost any university. We’ve all seen (and envied) the semester-long photo streams on Facebook and Instagram of our friends romping through an exotic land: laying on…

Austin’s premiere pole dancing studio allows students to embrace their inner monkey
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Austin’s premiere pole dancing studio allows students to embrace their inner monkey

By Lingnan Ellen Chen, Alice Kozdemba, Larisa Manescu and Alex Vickery To passersby, the small, unassuming studio on Manor Road doesn’t look like much. The big, yellow “Brass Ovaries” sign is the only thing that hints at what’s inside, and that doesn’t say a whole lot if you’re unfamiliar with the name. Every now and … Continue reading

Inaugural Stargayzer Fest Celebrates Austin Queer Community
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Inaugural Stargayzer Fest Celebrates Austin Queer Community

By Anna Daugherty, Emma Ledford and Alex Vickery More than 100 LGBTQIA musicians, artists, drag performers and comedians from around the world took the stage for the inaugural Stargayzer Festival on Sept. 12-14 at Pine Street Station. Despite the rainy weather, Austinites of all ages and orientations turned out to support the diverse range of talent within … Continue reading