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Athletics Dept. Perks: Exercises in Extravagance?
"...Last June, the University of Texas athletics department held a two-day staff retreat at Barton Creek..."

May 21, 1999 News Feature

Pay Disparity in Women's Athletics

Sept. 18, 1998 News Feature

Football by the (Negative) Numbers
Welcome to the real athletics budget
"...For the last few years, UT's athletics program as a whole has earned a slight surplus...."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

Moody Center Groundbreaking Promises the Finest Arena in the NCAA
Nashville act soundtracks Erwin Center replacement kickoff
"...On Nov. 21, Texas Athletics announced a groundbreaking ceremony for the Moody Center, which..."

Dec. 4, 2019 Music Post by Derek Udensi

The Heart of the Game
Seven years of film footage went into this perceptive documentary about girls who play high school basketball, the situations unique to their gender, and their marginalization by the school administration.
"...her story speaks volumes about the marginalization of women’s athletics: Even as the team does everything right, winning games..."

July 7, 2006 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Visitor Q
"...the West, anyway) such as necrophilia, extreme sadomasochistic sexual athletics, and the terminally icky fetish coprophagia (look it up),..."

May 24, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Nickel-and-Diming It
Security in State Jobs
"...In Defense of Athletics..."

May 21, 1999 News Feature by Erica C. Barnett

Enforcing the 'Double Standard'
Major college sports insanity is entrenched at UT-Austin
" within the University of Texas at Austin NCAA Athletics program, a double standard that led to the forced..."

Sept. 27, 2013 News Feature by Tom Palaima

UT to End Football Program
Governor, Lege order budget cuts: 'Need to tighten belts ... and jockstraps'
"...sports desk) that it will be ending the university's athletics programs at the close of this academic year. "No..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

Meet the AISD Bonds
A thumbnail introduction to the $890 million bond package on the May 11 ballot
"...and Infrastructure Renovations; 4) Academic Initiatives, Fine Arts, and Athletics. As those omnibus categories suggest, the package as a..."

April 12, 2013 News Feature by Michael King

Foul Pay
Football Is Golden
"...million accounts for about 80% of the entire women's athletics budget...."

Sept. 18, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

WNBA: The "We Got Next" Generation
The Revolution Is Being Televised... and Sponsored by Nike
"...most realistic and edifying images of women and women's athletics in the history of televised sport. (The ABL has..."

Aug. 15, 1997 Screens Feature by Kate X Messer

Bonds: 'Death By a Thousand Cuts'
Even with Propositions 1 and 3 passing, AISD's election campaign appeared doomed from the start
"...totaling almost $400 million for new schools, arts, and athletics programs, went down. Most worryingly for the district, all..."

May 17, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

In the Game
For her first museum work, Jade Walker steps up to the plate and swings big
"...the strain and trauma that can be inflicted through athletics, mostly because Walker had little personal knowledge of or..."

Jan. 22, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Soccer Links
A directory of local soccer organizations
"...Adult Soccer Austin Women’s Soccer League Austin Men’s Soccer..."

Aug. 1, 2006 Sports Post by Nick Barbaro

Longhorn City
Libraries and social services to the rescue?
"...strained further by the surprise suspension of the UT athletics program, which caught the city flat-footed. However, an ambitious..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature by the News Staff

Naked City
UT students protest the school's contract with Sodexho Marriott, a major stockholder in the world's largest private prison system.
"...protests against the possible renewal of UT's contract with athletics concessions provider Sodexho Marriott Services managed to convince the..."

June 1, 2001 News Feature by Jennie Kennedy

AISD's Stay-Home Stance Doesn't Extend to Sports
Come out and play!
"...gymnasiums are buzzing; after a one-week hold on non­-varsity athletics, all sports programs are back on, with some teams..."

Jan. 22, 2021 News Feature by Clara Ence Morse

Critical Thinking
The true story of a chess team that rewrote the rules
"...Chess can be a game that opens doors. Unlike athletics programs – which require you to spend hundreds or..."

Sept. 11, 2020 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

The Hero Returns
Vince Young carves out a second career at UT-Austin
"...the Classics Department and an outspoken critic of major athletics at UT, says that there is also the issue..."

Feb. 13, 2015 News Feature by Jessica Luther

Then There's This: Sex on Campus
In lawsuit, Kearney says UT administrators unfairly singled her out while ignoring others' indiscretions
"...Anyone who follows the trials and triumphs of UT Athletics knows by now that former UT women's track coach Beverly..."

Nov. 22, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Then There's This: Double Standard
UT's football losses bring to mind successes of ousted track coach Kearney
"...moment to reflect on the political paradoxes of UT Athletics...."

Sept. 20, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Point Austin: The Sporting Scene
It's just a Hail Mary pass from Memorial Stadium to Formula One
"...A bit later, "long-term" became, from Athletics Director DeLoss Dodds, "five years, 10 years" – so..."

June 18, 2010 News Column by Michael King

Ending Football
A chronology
"...a decision has been made to shut down the athletics program – including the Longhorn football program – due..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature

Nickels, Dimes, and Quarterbacks
"...Athletics program outstanding debt: $222,000,000..."

April 2, 2010 News Feature

Moody Center Groundbreaking Ceremony at the University of Texas at Austin
"...Charles Attal, Tim Leiweke, and VP and Director of Athletics Chris Del Conte during the Moody Center Groundbreaking Ceremony..."

Dec. 4, 2019 Photo Gallery

AISD Bonds: Half Pass, Half Fail
Two propositions pass, but voters reject two more
" 50.26%. Prop. 4 (Academic Initiatives, Fine Arts and Athletics) took the worst beating of the night, going down..."

May 12, 2013 News Post by Richard Whittaker

The 'Chronicle' Endorsements
May 11 AISD Bond Election
"...Prop. 4: $168,564,000 (Academic Initiatives, Fine Arts, and Athletics)..."

April 26, 2013 News Feature

UIL Spring Meet Under Way
The high school state championships in tennis, golf, and track and field are in Austin this week
"...The University Interscholastic League Spring Meet is under way..."

May 8, 2007 Sports Post by Lee Nichols

Naked City
After a shutdown prompts an international protest, Rice Radio is back on the air in Houston.
"...test may come soon. According to one source, the athletics department is "quite upset" with the administration's capitulation, but..."

Dec. 15, 2000 News Feature by Michael King

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