Hilltop Views

SXSW going against its own nature by threatening deportation

March 6, 2017

Filed under Viewpoints

Each week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff. This week’s editorial board is composed of Viewpoints Editors S...

‘Spy’ a fresh, female-driven iteration of popular genre

Print Editor-in-Chief

March 23, 2015

Filed under Life And Arts

During SXSW, "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig told a massive audience at the Paramount Theatre that he always wanted to direct a James Bond movie. He knew no Hollywood executive would ever give him that chance. So he recruited Mel...

SXSW: Indie music magazine promotes equality for women during SXSW


March 22, 2015

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts / Music

As the SXSW Interactive portion came to a close, the staff of indie magazine She Shreds were setting up for a three-day takeover of the SXSW music scene.Partnering with Panache Booking, Hardly Art Records, Tom Tom Magazine an...

SXSW: Eco Light Garden offers peace of mind among festival madness

Staff Writer

March 21, 2015

Filed under Life And Arts

Traffic, crowds, long lines and noisy venues are all part of the SXSW experience — small inconveniences that punctuate the otherwise endless sea of entertainment to be had.However, there is some quiet serenity to be found in ...

SXSW: ‘Ex Machina’ tackles big questions, will be a hit when released

Print Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2015

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts / Movies

While there is one big science fiction movie that everyone is waiting for coming out later this year, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” audiences at SXSW watched one that is coming out next month — “Ex Machina.” The mov...

Eighth grader advocates for better classroom accommodations for those with disabilities


March 12, 2015

Filed under Life And Arts

Part science-fair, part convention, the South by Southwest Education Expo is a free event that brings educators, students, and education corporations together at the Austin Convention Center.It is also an opportunity for speak...

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