University of Texas apparel and design students showcased their senior collections inspired by the word “transcend” at the Division of Textiles and Apparel Annual Fashion Show on April 18. This year’s event marked the largest number of expected attendees in the show’s history.
Over the course of 63 years, Art City Austin has evolved from its original manifestation as the Austin Fine Arts Festival, to the massive two-day event it is today. Originally taking place at Laguna Gloria, Art City now turns downtown Austin into a celebration of art, culture, and creativity for one weekend every April.
On Dec. 14, 2012, 20 year-old Adam Lanza entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. and opened fire. He killed 20 first grade students, seven adults, then himself. This event prompted a national discussion on gun control.
The Austin City Council implemented a city-wide bag ban on March 1, 2013. Here we explore the adjustments and how it is affecting the environment.