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A tested way to find happiness
April 30, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher encourages students to learn more about themselves through personality tests.
Thank your bus driver. It will make you happier.
April 18, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher say that thanking your bus driver can improve your life.
Rethinking the way we distribute Blue Books
April 11, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher argues that UT should provide blue books for its students.
Fulfill your duty as a student; tell the truth about vaccines
April 5, 2018
Columist Tarek Zaher urges students to fight anti-vaxxer myths in their every day conversations.
Counterpoint: Don’t make the mistake of mislabeling the Austin bomber as a terrorist
March 29, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher argues the word terrorist should be reserved for very specific circumstances in order to limit its use as a harmful stereotype.
Convicted felon should be able to run for Austin City Council
March 7, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher advocates for convicted felon Lewis Conway Jr.'s right to run for office.
Small donations have a big effect in Texas politics
February 26, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher encourages students to donate money to campaigns they support, no matter how small the amount.
Raising the tobacco purchasing age to 21 will save lives
February 19, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher highlights the potential benefits of requring that people be 21 to purchase tobacco.
Why you should read for pleasure
February 13, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher extols the virtues of reading for fun.
Adopting dogs shouldn’t be taken lightly by college students
February 5, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher explains why college students should take pet ownership more seriously.
The Austin City Council should vote to reduce the price of parking at the new Austin Central Library
February 1, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher makes the case for public libraries being publicly accessible
Mindfulness meditation could help UT students combat stress, improve focus and find meaning
January 29, 2018
Columnist Tarek Zaher encourages students to practice mindful meditation to improve mental health.