UT Austin earns 2nd place in list of 2024's best Texas colleges, plus more top stories
Editor’s note: It’s that time again — time to check in with our top stories. From F1 spectacles to year-round greatness, here are five articles that captured our collective attention over the past seven days.
1. UT Austin earns 2nd place in list of 2024's best Texas colleges. UT Austin earned second place in the categories for the best acceptance rates and graduation rates, and third place for post-attendance median salary.
2. Here's why an F1 car flew through Austin by helicopter yesterday. Formula 1 team Oracle Red Bull Racing flew in three-time world champion Max Verstappen's car to a special event to debut the custom-designed livery.
3. Rock band The Killers surprise fans with Austin show ahead of F1 race. The Killers performed for "victims" who can't — or won't — shell out hundreds of dollars to see the much-anticipated F1 show.
4. This is how much it costs to live on South Congress, according to Architectural Digest. Apparently, it only takes an annual salary of just under $70,000 to live comfortably on the iconic street.
5. Texas Monthly names 3 Austin-area restaurants to comfort food faves list — we suggest 3 more. “The Good Place” covers 31 restaurants across the state that have stood the test of time.