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Professors offer observations on race and representation at UT
March 4, 2018
Forum editors Janhavi Nemawarkar, Vik Shirvaikar and Liza Anderson introduce this week's contributions on race at UT, with regards to demographic representation and Student Government elections.
Daily Texan best serves UT by focusing on investigation, interpretation
February 23, 2018
Editor-in-Chief candidate Liza Anderson envisions the Texan as a space for investigation and engagement.
Students need more resources for finding off-campus housing
February 18, 2018
Editor-in-Chief candidate Liza Anderson advocates for the University to help students find off-campus housing.
Students, faculty advocate for more inclusive UT
February 11, 2018
Forum editors Janhavi Nemawarkar, Vik Shirvaikar and Liza Anderson introduce this week's contributions on diversity and inclusion at UT.
Let’s bridge the gap between disciplines
February 4, 2018
Forum editors Liza Anderson, Janhavi Nemawarkar and Vik Shirvaikar introduce contributions relating to the importance of interdiciplinary studies.
Me Too movement extends beyond Hollywood
January 28, 2018
Forum editors Janhavi Nemawarkar, Vik Shirvaikar, and Liza Anderson introduce this week's contributions on the Me Too movement.
Special education caps hurt Texas students
January 21, 2018
Forum editors Liza Anderson, Janhavi Nemawarkar, and Vik Shirvaikar introduce this week's contributions about Texas Educational Agency's special education caps.
UT’s sexual assault system is broken
November 29, 2017
Associate editor Liza Anderson breaks down the issues arising from the recent case of John Doe v. Gregory Fenves.
Rejection of Obama policies shows contempt for victims
September 11, 2017
Associate editor Liza Anderson argues the necessity of the "preponderance of evidence" standard in university sexual assault processes.
Department of Education must continue releasing list of Title IX investigations
July 31, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson pushes back against the Department of Educations' lukewarm campus sexual assault policies.
Department of Education chooses assailants over survivors
July 23, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson takes aim at Betsy Devos' plan to overturn campus sexual assault rules.
Fetal Burial law presents misplaced, ideological stand against federal courts
July 16, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that the new fetal burial laws passed by the Texan legislature are both cruel and futile.
Texas must address many wage gaps
July 9, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson calls for action to eliminate Texas wage gaps.
Texas abortion law is cruel, irresponsible
July 3, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that new abortion regulations introduced in SB8 will cause unacceptable damage to Texas women.
Texas law presents first step against child marriages
June 22, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues for more legislation like SB 1705 to protect young women and prevent child marriage.
Legislative progress mandates institutional reassessments of sexual assault
June 10, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson sees reason for hope in three bills that address campus sexual assaults.
University must focus first on supporting survivors of sexual assault
May 1, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that the University must support survivors of sexual assault before reporting will follow.
Condoms, not ignorance, belong in bedroom
April 24, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson makes the case for mandatory sex education in college.
Fraternities’ link to rape should not be ignored
April 18, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that the correlation between fraternities and rape should not be ignored but should be addressed to solve the pressing issue of rape on campus.
Society praises assailants who assault women while ignoring victims
April 10, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that society looks out for the well-being of powerful men at the expense of victims.
UT must study motivations of male rapists
April 3, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that UT needs to study the causes behind a prevalence of rapists on campus.
UT must change outlook on sexual assault
March 27, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that the University must update its worldview on sexual assault.
Voter ID laws recall Jim Crow-era discrimination
March 20, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that voter ID laws unconstitutionally suppress voter turnout.
Fenves lacks power to meet student demands
February 28, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that students critizing President Fenves for his handling of racially charged incidents on campus must ask for a response he has the power to provide.
Republicans cede legitimacy on states' rights arguments
February 21, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson discusses how the roots of the states' rights argument have been bastardized by the Republican party.
Activists must hold elected officials accountable to protect public education
February 14, 2017
Columnist Liza Anderson argues that activists must hold elected officials accountable to protect public education in the wake of Betsy Devos' confirmation as the secretary of education.
Protests must unify around achievable goals
January 30, 2017
Guest Columnist Liza Anderson argues protesters must come together around specific, targeted aims in a Trump era.