The Paisano

From me to you

April 1, 2014

According to a 2008 Associated Press and mtvU survey, 34 percent of college students have felt depressed at some point during a three-month span. Thirteen percent have been diagnosed with a mental health condition like depression or anxiety. I can’t say I’ve been diagnosed with either, but...

Making the Space

April 1, 2014

Women: Don’t be afraid to get artsy: Find a cool piece of artwork you admire or are really inspired by and put it on display. Anywhere from your basic craft store or home goods store to a local flea market, you can find awesome artwork wherever you go. Mason jars galore: These easy-to-use...

Luxx

April 1, 2014

Opening its doors in August 2014, the Luxx will be located on UTSA Boulevard, adjacent to Utex Boulevard, and just a short walk from the shuttle stop at Hill Country Place apartments. The Luxx will feature a “Vegas-style pool” with a swim-up bar, an advanced cyber lounge and modern-style apartmen...

Tertro

April 1, 2014

Located at 1604 and Babcock Road, Tetro Student Village is a new student living apartment complex opening fall 2014 to students at UTSA. Tetro has already begun their leasing process, and students had the opportunity to attend Tetro’s grand opening party at España Bar de Tapas in February. The...

Tobin Lofts Review

April 1, 2014

For UTSA students who commute to the downtown campus, Tobin Lofts is an option worth considering. Commuting to the 1604 campus coud take 20 minutes, but Tobin Lofts’ location at the intersection of North Main Avenue and Evergreen Street is only five minutes from downtown San Antonio. Tobin Loft...

New Construction: Prado

April 1, 2014

Located at UTSA Boulevard and Roadrunner Way, the Prado Student Living complex will be ready for students fall 2014. Leasing has already begun, and Prado’s amenities and features have people buzzing on social media. Prado’s main feature is student living, but unlike other complexes around UTSA, it will offer a comm...

Equations don’t solve problems, lists do!

April 1, 2014

For those of you trying to balance rigorous classes, a job, a demanding internship, outside obligations, all the while trying to maintain a social life, life can seem like an overwhelming mess. Even the most complex formula can’t figure that one out for you. Luckily, there is something that you can ...

Eva Pohler: Living her life one page at a time

April 1, 2014

Move over Katniss; there’s a new heroine in town, and her name is Therese. A heroic female protagonist aimed at reconstructing the Greek pantheon system is just one character that UTSA professor Eva Pohler writes about in her many novels. Pohler teaches a course in Young Adult Literatu...

A Deole’ Time

April 1, 2014

Rafael Gutierrez/ The Paisano Looking for a cheap place close to campus to grab some pizza and relax? Look no further than Deol Bar. The small college bar is conveniently located across Loop 1604 from the UTSA Main Campus and is tailored to the college crowd, along with a handful of local ...

Last Call: The Sazerac

April 1, 2014

RECIPE 1. Begin by rinsing a chilled rocks glass with Absinthe. 2. Stir 2oz of Rittenhouse Bonded rye, 1 Tsp. of Turbinado Syrup, and 5 dashes of Peychaud’s Bitters into a second chilled glass. 3. Strain the contents of the second glass into the glass rinsed with Absinthe. 4. Garni...