Student Life

Texas Parkour is a multi-faceted group that includes aspects of education, service, athletic training and community involvement

Texas Rock Climbing earned their second national title in a row this April in Melbourne, Fla. at USA Climbing’s Collegiate Climbing Series. 

Editor-in-chief Ali Killian gives a preview of the Alternative Sports Edition.

Erma Halilovic, junior, civil engineering major
Halilovic carries around Smith’s Strawberry lip balm, a mini stapler, sunglasses (to keep the Texas sun in her eyes to a bare minimum), a USB drive, iPhone, calculator, umbrella, keys, a few journals, a water bottle and a mini Aquaphor.

If there’s anything that gets Longhorn fans as fired up as Texas football, it’s Texas-sized tailgating.

Food is a glorious wonder.

There are so many types to try in this city alone — from the foreign, such as Korean barbeque and Philly cheesesteak trucks, to the more Austin-esque vegan cuisine and ever-coveted breakfast taco. I mean breakfast tacos are so good that we dedicated the entire cover to their majesty.

We get the lowdown on fashion from students on campus.

The Texas Exes Student Leadership Committee seeks to increase interaction between current students and graduates.

Horacio Villarreal offers advices to both freshman and those returning to the 40 Acres.

Editor-in-chief Ali Killian gives a preview of the Traditions Edition.

Sorority and fraternity dues can be expensive, so we ask members about how they make it affordable.

The sports management senior relies on his faith to stay focused.

Co-Ed student fraternity works to increase a sense of unity amongst the student body.

Special Editions Editor Alex Vickery breaks down what happened this past weekend at the Free Press Summer Festival in Houston.

Summer is the time for creating memories, both good and bad.

Male or female, guest or graduate — Don't stress about what to wear to graduation; Longhorn Life's got you covered.

TWLOHA Texas serves Austinites who are dealing with issues related to mental illness, addiction, self-injury and suicide as an extension of the national nonprofit, To Write Love On Her Arms.

Get the scoop on which bands you won't want to miss during this year's Austin Psych Fest, from April 26 to 28.

Katie Dickerson takes us through local clothing shops to find the perfect skater dress, just in time for the warm weather.

Not only does Top Drawer thrift shop have everything from the normal to the bizarre, but it's also completely nonprofit.

University Fashion Group President Angeli Aguilera and The Style Inquisitor fashion blog creator Ricardo Hernandez take us into their closets and give us their best fashion advice.

Here are some quick fashion fixes that can save your garments.

Wondering what to do with that favorite pair of jeans that no longer fits? Check out these tips for hosting a clothing swap with your friends.

Austin Fashion Week features style-filled events and runway shows that feature both national and local designers, such as these four Austin-based fashionistas: Ross Bennett, Gail Chovan, Stephen Moser and Kendra Scott.