Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Food for thought: Solace in ‘Bones and All’

Food for thought: Solace in ‘Bones and All’

Eunice Rodriguez, Contributor January 31, 2023

Rating: 4 stars Warning: This article contains spoilers “Bones and All” beautifully and unsettlingly portrays trials in life, such as identity and isolation, hidden in a gory, heart-wrenching...

Empowering women one collective at a time

Empowering women one collective at a time

Genevieve Vega, Distribution Manager January 31, 2023

“Hello Gorgeous” illuminates the extraordinary store with a clear sign of support and empowerment for local female entrepreneurs. Elysia Collective Co., located off of Wurzbach Rd., is a small storefront...

Introduction to Poetry Writing

Introduction to Poetry Writing

Samantha Ysaguirre, Contributor January 31, 2023

One may ask, “What is Poetry?” While many view poetry as disorderly and confusing, poetry is a lyrical and emotional method of self-expression that uses elements such as rhythm and form to bring to...

Both ethical and economical

Both ethical and economical

Lauren Hernandez, Contributor January 31, 2023

Hash Vegan Eats serves as a striking contrast to much of San Antonio. When I arrived on a Friday afternoon there was a rowdy event going on across the street that was typical of most South Texas gatherings....

Remember

Remember

Ahavah Kirwan, Contributor January 31, 2023

Do you remember The six million The ones who celebrated Those strange holidays The ones just like us Who did not go to school or work on Fridays But were still a bit different    The...

Local band roundup: Q&A with Raven’s Banquet

Local band roundup: Q&A with Raven’s Banquet

Riley Carroll, Arts & Life Editor January 31, 2023

Meet one of San Antonio’s modern progressive hard rock bands: Raven’s Banquet. Could you please start by listing the members of your band and what instrument they play? “Well, I’m Chase,...

Get Involved: Week of Jan. 31 to Feb. 7

Get Involved: Week of Jan. 31 to Feb. 7

Riley Carroll, Arts & Life Editor January 31, 2023

Tuesday, Jan. 31: Learn about the symptoms of opioid overdose and how to administer the life-saving overdose-reversal medication Narcan at an “Opioid Overdose Prevention: Narcan Use Training” hosted...

Stranded Coffee: An oasis of blends

Stranded Coffee: An oasis of blends

Naydine De La Fuente, Contributor January 31, 2023

Coffee is one of the most essential and delicious delicacies a college student can enjoy. It is there for comfort during the long tireless nights and provides motivation in the early mornings. San Antonio...

Ketchup or Mustard?

Ketchup or Mustard?

Malaki Lingg, Assistant Web Editor January 31, 2023

Rating: 3.5 stars Mac DeMarco released his last album, “Here Comes The Cowboy,” nearly four years ago in 2019. After a long wait between projects and an indefinite pause on his North American tour...

The Southwest is more of Moxie’s speed

The Southwest is more of Moxie’s speed

Cesar Soto, Staff Writer January 30, 2023

For the first time ever, Vermont-based band Moxie came to San Antonio for a show at the Paper Tiger on Thursday, Jan. 5. Joined by The Irons and Floats, this was the first concert of the year for most...

Baked delights at Panadería Jiménez

Baked delights at Panadería Jiménez

Sam Wendorf, Staff Writer January 24, 2023

Rating: 4.8 stars On Fredericksburg Road lies a traditional Mexican bakery called Panadería Jiménez. It is a lovely place tucked amid small shops and theaters. Upon walking in, visitors are greeted...

Local band roundup: Aztec Eagles

Local band roundup: Aztec Eagles

Riley Carroll, Arts & Life Editor January 24, 2023

The diversity in San Antonio’s local music scene is undeniable. Bands range in genres from punk to indie-alternative, offering something for everyone.  This week, we dive into a band changing the...

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