Shorthorn staffer Samantha Knowles describes her experience living in the residence hall and why the university should have closed the dorm’s doors sooner.
Many UTA students have faced stress, exhaustion and burnout over the last year, and it’s important to focus on mental and emotional well-being as the semester ends.
Community Voices columnists Lisa Mey and Christian Pheng argue that by sexualizing themselves, Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion only perpetuate female sexualization in music.
Community Voices columnist Nina Manzanares argues that education is power, and the achievements of multiracial women graduates can inspire the next generation.
The conviction of Derek Chauvin, former Minneapolis Police officer, for the murder of George Floyd is only a small step toward justice for the many people of color killed by police.
Only about 8.35% of eligible voters participated in the last general election, which is far too few for elections that affect all Arlington residents. Vote in the May 1 general election.
Community Voices columnist Arian Goudar argues that plenty of diverse talent exists in Hollywood, and voting members of the academy are beginning to recognize and nominate these artists.
Community Voices columnist Antonio Sanchez argues that an overabundance of processed foods is a major contributor to increasing cases of diabetes and the obesity epidemic.
Community Voices columnists Lisa Mey and Christian Pheng argue that Disney’s newest animated film appropriates its cultural aesthetics and passes it off as representation.
The pause is a sign that regulatory agencies are working in our best interests, and no blood clots have been reported by those who received the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.
Liam Rhodes, Community Voices guest columnist, argues that Lil Nas X has made major strides for queer artists with his chart-topping song “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)”.
Community Voices columnist Lina Duchene argues that people who compare their ordinary lives to the glamorous lifestyles influencers portray online may be at risk for depression and low self-esteem.
Report instances of sexual harassment, hold friends, family and strangers accountable for inappropriate behavior and discuss the issue until it can no longer be ignored or accepted.
Community Voices columnist Jean Luc Reynolds advocates for term limits for House members and amending the 17th Amendment so state legislative bodies can elect senators again.
Volunteering at vaccine distribution centers and offering to provide assistance registering can help ensure everyone who wants a COVID-19 vaccine can get one.
Hundreds of thousands of viewers speaking up together can enact real change and ensure that problematic content creators are deplatformed.
The onset of spring may lead some to experience sluggishness, lowered energy and depression, and there’s no shame in seeking help for your mental health.
The bill establishes a tighter grip on voting access and risks disenfranchising people of color, older voters and people with disabilities.
Community Voices columnist Siddhi Nair argues that women fighting for empowerment in developing nations face struggles that are distinct to their socioeconomic conditions, but their ordeals are no less important.
Community Voices columnists Lisa Mey and Christian Pheng argue that prioritizing intersectional group identity over individual actions deprives people of accountability in favor of a reductive narrative.
Community Voices columnist Sereen Qader argues that menstrual inequity is a human rights issue that requires long-term solutions.
While many found the satanic themes of the song unsettling, there’s an underlying message about reclaiming one’s identity in the face of persecution.
Community Voices columnist Holden Humphreys explains how interest in the classic game was boosted by the release of the award-winning Netflix miniseries.
Emma Marshall, communication technology junior and Community Voices columnist, explains how content creators like Kat Blaque and Natalie Wynn are using their exposure on the platform to humanize transgender experiences.
Community Voices columnist Tony Pham argues that the people you elect for Student Government have the power to help the UTA community recover from the pandemic.
Samuel was selected after a national search and will join the university in early May. He should start planning his initiatives now and to publicize specific plans for the office before he arrives.
Fostering multicultural learning experiences benefits students of all backgrounds and helps encourage acceptance of differences.
Sereen Qader, social work senior and Community Voices columnist, argues that one can avoid making a hijabi feel out of place by treating her with empathy. Asking questions to better understand the hijabi experience is welcomed when done respectfully.
Community Voices columnists Lisa Mey, biology junior, and Christian Pheng, accounting and finance junior, argue that Dr. Seuss' work should be examined with historical context. People should not invalidate his contributions to children's literature.
The U.S. needs to address the trend of racism and xenophobia that has increased since the COVID-19 pandemic began.