male feet, barefoot in the grassGiven that St. Edward’s University is located right in the heart of weird Austin, there seems to be a continuing theme on campus with students who have chosen not to wear shoes.

Putting shoes on is just like making sure you have pants on before you leave the house — it’s important enough to not even have to think twice about.

But for certain students here at St. Edward’s, their views on shoes may be a bit different than the next person given that they never, or very seldom, wear shoes. Among these students is junior Devin Herd, who chooses to be barefoot because it’s just really comfortable. Ah, comfortability is important when deciding whether to wear shoes.

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