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Thunderbird Coffee bids adieu to Brentwood (for now)

Thunderbird Coffee bids adieu to Brentwood (for now)

July 26, 2020

Hopefully #mindfulAISD is here to stay

Hopefully #mindfulAISD is here to stay

May 28, 2020

Dear Instagram, likes are pointless

Dear Instagram, likes are pointless

May 20, 2020

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A trip down Dart Bowl’s memory lanes
Since she was little, Adamson has felt need for F1 speed

Since she was little, Adamson has felt need for F1 speed

July 24, 2020

Carbajal to continue football career at Trinity Valley

Carbajal to continue football career at Trinity Valley

June 22, 2020

Rozman does it all in style

Rozman does it all in style

May 27, 2020

Knights stick together, look ahead

Knights stick together, look ahead

May 25, 2020

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Asazu launches an appetizing business
‘Lasso’ way relies on exuberance to reel in audiences

‘Lasso’ way relies on exuberance to reel in audiences

September 6, 2020

A world tour around Texas

A world tour around Texas

May 19, 2020

And then there were two

And then there were two

April 19, 2020

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Knights capture first day of virtual school
Asazu launches an appetizing business

Asazu launches an appetizing business

September 6, 2020

Pandemic brings people closer to their pets

Pandemic brings people closer to their pets

September 1, 2020

Yearbook staff and friends deliver 769 of 867 yearbooks during first-ever summer drive-by distribution

Yearbook staff and friends deliver 769 of 867 yearbooks during first-ever summer drive-by distribution

August 30, 2020

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FISH No. 1: “First Day”
‘Lasso’ way relies on exuberance to reel in audiences

‘Lasso’ way relies on exuberance to reel in audiences

September 6, 2020

Merlin pairs powerful lyrics with upbeat, laid-back style

Merlin pairs powerful lyrics with upbeat, laid-back style

August 28, 2020

Bodoh’s senior recital was instrumental event

Bodoh’s senior recital was instrumental event

August 20, 2020

A trip down Dart Bowl’s memory lanes

A trip down Dart Bowl’s memory lanes

July 31, 2020

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Knights capture first day of virtual school
Pandemic brings people closer to their pets

Pandemic brings people closer to their pets

September 1, 2020

Yearbook staff and friends deliver 769 of 867 yearbooks during first-ever summer drive-by distribution

Yearbook staff and friends deliver 769 of 867 yearbooks during first-ever summer drive-by distribution

August 30, 2020

Dart Bowl’s final frame

Dart Bowl’s final frame

July 18, 2020

Austin streets silenced by COVID-19

Austin streets silenced by COVID-19

May 22, 2020

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Minstrel roots of “The Eyes of Texas” ignite debate within UT community

Samantha Powers, co-news editor
September 17, 2020

For years, the University of Texas’ alma mater, “The Eyes of Texas,” was widely viewed in the community as a song of unity and togetherness. Austin high school band students dreamed of one day setting foot on the field of the Darryl K. Royal Texas Memorial Stadium and proudly playing the university’s alma mater. However, as the song’s minstrel origins have come to light in a time when tragedies...

FISH No. 1: “First Day”

Kai Kirkham Macias, Shield cartoonist
September 11, 2020

We might not be attending classes on the real McCallum campus, but the pandemic can't keep first-day freshman Stephen Stroud and company from attending school at the fictional version of McCallum in Kai Kirkham Macias's brand new comic strip, "Fish," which debuts today, right here, on The Shield Online.  

Knights capture first day of virtual school

Our Instagram followers
September 9, 2020

What is a journalism program supposed to do when the first day of school is online, and we can't be in your homes to document the big day in pictures? We asked for your help, and you delivered and then some. The least we can do in return is do a little reporting. Here goes. KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE: Junior Ariela Choiniere prepares for the first day of the 2021 school year alongside...

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