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We must challenge the term 'drag rat'
May 2, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake implores readers to stop using the slur 'drag rat' to refer to the homeless.
Make space for LGBT rights within the party
May 2, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake explains why the GOP must welcome LGBT republican groups.
Celebrate the new Mexican-American studies class by giving it a proper name
April 19, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake discusses the importance of celebrating heritage through titles.
UT, let’s subsidize rent for therapists
April 11, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake advocates for UT to subsidize rent to incentivize mental health professionals to move closer to campus.
Current mental health services are insufficient. Let’s push for solutions.
March 30, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake argues that the UT CMHC could be even better, and should be.
Texas needs to invest in more bilingual teachers
March 18, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake advocates for expanded funding and resources in order to solve Texas' growing education crisis.
Bean there, brewed that: tips from a barista
February 21, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake implores students to think of their baristas.
New ICE data exposes vast underreporting
February 8, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake explains why ICE's underreporting is more insidious than a clerical error.
Students need to be open about their struggles
January 31, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake proposes that students be more open about their failures to promote healthy expectations.
Combat bigotry. Reach out to intolerant people.
January 25, 2018
Columnist Grace Leake argues that we should avoid ostracizing those with offensive views in order to create societal harmony.
SMU sets example for college students engagement with polarizing speakers
December 14, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake points to SMU as an example of productive dialogue between student protesters and speakers.
Banning physician-assisted suicide is unethical
November 27, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake explains the importance of joining the debate on assisted suicide.
Economics courses play vital role in student intellectual growth
November 16, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake argues that students should take economics courses in order to expand their critical reasoning abilities.
Republicans, religious groups need to reevaluate priorities
November 7, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake argues that Republicans should reevaluate their opposition to birth control.
The best purpose of the University
November 1, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake highlights the benefits of an interdisciplinary education.
Save a life. Get a flu shot.
October 18, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake pushes students to get vaccinated this flu season.
Proposed gun control is ineffective in addressing violence
October 9, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake argues that proposed gun control solutions will not solve the problem of gun violence.
Reaching the forgotten population: why students should seek connections with senior citizens
October 4, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake explains the importance of forming relationships with Austin's senior citizens.
UT avoids problems in student government election financing
September 27, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake praises UT student government policies concerning election donations.
Students should seek out ideas, viewpoints they do not share
September 20, 2017
Columnist Grace Leake explains why students should do more to understand opposing opinions.
DeVos signals due process victory with Title IX changes
September 11, 2017
Guest Columnist Grace Leake argues that a more critical interpretation of Title IX improves justice.