Tallulah Glancy spray paints a design on the ground at HOPE Outdoor Gallery January 15, 2018. The park is set to move from Castle Hill to Carson Creek Ranch later this year.
Left, biochemistry senior Saurabh Sharma, chairman of the Young Conservatives of Texas, argues in support of the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, despite multiple allegations of sexual assault during a demonstration organized by YCT on Oct. 2, 2018. The demonstration quickly attracted a large crowd of protestors.
Economics senior Jackson Stephenson scrapes ice off his windshield January 16, 2020 in the Hancock Center parking lot. The University of Texas and much of the city of Austin closed down due to cold weather.
Police helicopters fly overhead as police officers face demonstrators on IH-35 across from the Austin Police Department Headquarters May 30, 2020. Days earlier, George Floyd died at the hands of police officers, sparking nationwide protests for racial justice and against police violence.
Demonstrators march from Austin City Hall to the Texas State Capitol in support of Black lives and in protest of police violence. June 6, 2020 marked the ninth consecutive day of racial justice protests in Austin, Texas.
A demonstrator treats Getty photographer Gary Miller with milk after Austin Police Department officers maced him and others on the northbound side of Interstate Highway 35 on May 30, 2020. Nationwide protests erupted in the wake of George Floyd’s wrongful death at the hands of Minneapolis Police Department officers days earlier.
An Austin Police Department officer stands on IH-35 and aims a shotgun loaded with “less-lethal” rounds at demonstrators climbing the highway embankment May 30, 2020. Days earlier, George Floyd died at the hands of police officers, sparking nationwide protests for racial justice and against police violence.
A Capital Metro bus driver claps in appreciation as a group of racial justice demonstrators stops traffic on Lamar SB to clean graffiti off the bus window May 31, 2020. The majority of protests in the wake of George Floyd’s murder have been peaceful, and violence and destruction have largely been attributed to outside agitators taking advantage of the unrest in cities.
CIA director Michael Pompeo responds to questions from Eric Schmitt of The New York Times after his keynote speech at the Texas National Security Forum, which took place at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center October 12, 2017.
Finance senior Amie Jean, center, is helped back into her wheelchair after training by racing partners Dylan Adkins, left, and Patrick Olson. Jean will participate in the Longhorn Run April 14, 2018 in a specialized wheelchair pushed by Olson, with Adkins as backup.
U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke poses for photos with supporters at an event at Spiderhouse Cafe on Aug. 29, 2018.
Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith, left, interviews U.S. Senate Candidate Beto O’Rourke at the closing keynote of the 2018 Texas Tribune Festival on Sept. 29.
A parade-goer dances through downtown during Austin Pride on the night of Aug. 11, 2018.
The U.S. Air Force’s Thunderbird demonstration team flies above the University of Texas’ main tower in Austin, Texas on May 13, 2020. The Thunderbirds and the U.S. Navy Blue Angels performed flyovers across the nation as part of Operation America Strong, a morale-boosting effort by the government to thank healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Corporate communications freshman Karina Nino and her brother, biology junior David Nino, cumbia dance at the ¡Bailando! event January 30, 2019. The event was hosted by Campus Events + Entertainment’s Mexican American Culture Committee at the SAC Ballroom.
After 10 years of planning, the new Engineering Education and Research Center was unveiled by the Cockrell School of Engineering in a ceremony attended by University President Fenves, UT System Chancellor McRaven and others September 28, 2017.
Jack Haimowitz, Parkland survivor and incoming UT freshman, wraps his mother in an emotional hug after speaking to over 20,000 March for Our Lives attendees on March 24, 2018.
U.S. Army Sergeant Dan Gerlach looks out to the Austin skyline during a flight to the Darrell K. Royal Stadium on November 9, 2020. The U.S. Army Golden Knights demonstration team parachuted into the stadium before the Texas v. Kansas State football game.