After the former members of alternative rock band Scarlet Smile took a hiatus, they decided music wasn’t just a pastime — it was plan A. Now, under their new moniker KaraKara, the foursome plans to reemerge into the music scene with a new EP.
English professor Heather Houser teaches classes on contemporary American literature and the writing of David Foster Wallace. She shared her thoughts with The Daily Texan on Uber rides, GOP candidates and her favorite campus hiding spots.
Twenty years ago, Barton Springs’ cool waters saved radio-television-film senior lecturer Karen Kocher from her first Texas summer. While she used to bring a towel and a swimsuit, she now hauls a camera and a notebook.
Herpetology curator and lecturer Travis LaDuc has dedicated his life to the study of reptiles and amphibians. He shared his thoughts with The Daily Texan on books, snacks and superpowers last week at the turtle pond.