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Gold and God: German Treasures in Texas

Nikhil Jaisinghani, Feature Editor

November 14

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus Life, Movies & TV

IDEA CENTER 127- How did an imperial treasure from the early Middle Ages find its way to an obscure, rural town in North Texas? It was precisely this that filmmaker Cassie Hay set out to discover, when she made “The Liberator...

Mega Texas Festival 2016

Jillian Vandergrift, Staff Writer

November 12

Filed under Campus Life

After the campus joined forces to help the community for Great Day of Service on November 5, students and staff gathered again that night on the College Green to celebrate Mega Texas Festival, which brought together everything...

Roo Boo 2016

Roo Boo 2016

November 1

Preparations Underway for Annual Mega Texas Fest (Pre-View)

Jillian Vandergrift, Staff Writer

November 1

Filed under Campus Life

With November 5th creeping closer and closer, the Campus Activities Board (CAB) is working harder than ever to ensure another successful Mega Texas Fest. Every committee of CAB is working together to make sure every aspect of ...

Final Presidential Debate

Aimi Hardy, Op/Ed Editor

November 1

Filed under Campus Life, Opinions

On Wednesday, October 19th the Austin College Student Democrats and Young Republicans co-hosted a debate watch party in the Pouch Club for the final presidential debate between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump. In attending the event, I hoped to analyze the debate strategies used by both candidates and get an overall feel for how students at Austin College viewed the candidates, based on how they responded to the debate.

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Mr. AC 2016

Zoe Garner, Staff Writer

November 1

Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The floor of the backstage of Mabee Hall was littered tangled wigs, scattered clothes, and bras of all sizes. The air in the room was clouded with make-up dust from men getting their faces touched up. Some of them were half-naked...

Great Day of Service 2016: Gotta Serve ‘Em All! (Preview)

Ashley Loy, Staff Writer

November 1

Filed under Campus Life

Students from Austin College will be volunteering their time on Saturday November 5th lending a hand in various parts of the Texoma community. In previous years, places like the Child Advocacy Center, Fairview Elementary, Habitat ...

Mental Roocommodations: Mental Health on the Austin College Campus

Anonymous

October 31

Filed under Campus Life, Opinions

“Because of my conditions, I’m never going to be like a normal student,” my roommate tells me about her disability accommodations while microwaving a bowl of spaghetti in our on-campus apartment. A junior psychology major,...

Student Greek Life Involvement

Jessica Hayden, Staff Writer

October 27

Filed under Campus Life, Opinions

Ivy Torres (sophomore) from Fort Worth, Texas member of Kappa Gamma Chi At first, Ivy was not looking to be involved in any social Greek groups. But when she really thought about it, she wanted to get out of her comfort zone...

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