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Men and women can both be victims of sexual violence

Men and women can both be victims of sexual violence

Caroline Traylor

April 20, 2016

In the March 29-April 5 issue of The Paisano, the “Ending Rape on Campus”  article did not mention male victims of sexual assault. According to 2015 data from  the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, one in 16 men are sexually assaulted  while in college. Additionally, the report found t...

Letter to the Editor

November 11, 2015

To Whom It May Concern: I am currently a student at UTSA living at Prado Student Living on UTSA Boulevard. I live on the sixth floor of an apartment building with no elevator. As you may gather this creates a fair amount of issues. Carrying heavy objects up the 144 stairs it takes to get to my ...

Letter to the Editor

September 8, 2015

I am just an average student at UTSA. You have sat next to me, behind me, in front of me, and never knew my name. I have asked your name, Jessica, Brent, Kelli, Kristin, Allison, Jon, Isaac, etc. I can remember you when I see you in the hallway. There is no recognition in your eyes as we pass. All I ...

Letter to the Editor

September 8, 2015

Have you noticed that when you force yourself to close your computer and leave your virtual life behind for real life, you encounter traffic problems that seem to be increasing at a surprisingly frenzied pace? Traffic and transportation are such headaches that they have become almost daily topics of...

Letter to the Editor

April 28, 2015

As UTSA students gear up for final exams, the affordability and accessibility of higher education remains at stake in Washington. Too many of our students encounter financial barriers to higher education, and too many others leave college with a mountain of debt. The level of student debt nationwid...

Letter to the Editor

March 3, 2015

I am writing to add more discussion to Ms. Moreno’s article “Guns in classroom looming.” While Ms. Moreno did an excellent job of reporting the facts, there is more to this important issue that UTSA students and the public need to consider. Guns on campus seems like a bad idea at first ment...

Muslim students at UTSA respond to the death of three Muslim students in NC

February 24, 2015

The murder of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha and Razan Abu-Salha, three young Muslims from North Carolina with promising futures, has shaken the Muslim community in the United States. What Craig Hicks did in ending the life of these three beautiful souls was evil. As Muslims in times of difficulty w...

Letter to the Editor

February 11, 2015

Dear Editor of The Paisano, I was astonished to read last week’s lead story about the spontaneous resignation of Dr. Douglas Brode — a distinguished film scholar and filmmaker. I was astonished, principally that this professor, whom I do not know personally, would not at least attempt to accommo...

Letter to the Editor

February 11, 2015

State Representative Allen Fletcher (R-Tomball) and State Senator Brian Birdwell (R-Granbury), along with 19 other Senators have introduced house Bill 937 and Senate Bill 11 respectively; these bills would allow law- abiding, licensed individuals to carry their concealed firearms on to college camp...

Letter to the Editor

December 9, 2014

Ebola has taken over the media since healthcare workers from developed countries started becoming infected in September 2014. However, The World Health Organization (WHO) has stated that this disease has been known to affect the people of West Africa since 1976. The Center for Disease control say...

Letter to the Editor

October 28, 2014

Dear Editor, This is regarding the Oct. 14 article titled “Voter ID laws: The new poll tax”. I would have to agree with your statement about Texas voter turnout not living up to the “Texas standard”. That being said, I believe that the reasoning has less to do with voter ID laws and mo...

Letter to the Editor

October 28, 2014

In last week’s edition of The Paisano, Kate Kramer published an article entitled “Is Student Government Mismanaging Your Money?” which examined the Student Government Association (SGA) budget from Fall 2013 – Spring 2014. As the former treasurer who designed this budget, I would like to ...