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

Engagement in UTSA’s film and media program led by student urgency

Mason Hickok, Editor-in-Chief January 24, 2023

It started in a GroupMe In the days leading up to the start of the fall 2022 semester, students in the forthcoming film and media program were hard at work to start a club. Finally, in mid-October,...

Pro-life movement takes to the street in downtown San Antonio

Pro-life movement takes to the street in downtown San Antonio

Gauri Raje, News Editor January 24, 2023

On the eve of Roe v. Wade’s 50th anniversary, the San Antonio March for Life took place at the Main Plaza in downtown San Antonio. The event occurred six months after the Supreme Court overturned Roe...

President Taylor Eighmy speaks at the opening of San Pedro I.

New $91.8 million facility home to UTSA’s School of Data Science

Gauri Raje, News Editor January 24, 2023

On Jan. 9, 2023, UTSA inaugurated San Pedro I, which houses the new School of Data Science and the National Security Collaboration Center. The new building, located at 506 Dolorosa St., is a part of the...

Abortion rights protest held downtown on 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Abortion rights protest held downtown on 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Gauri Raje, News Editor January 24, 2023

On the 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, pro-choice citizens from across San Antonio and beyond gathered at 214 W Nueva St. to participate in an abortion rights protest. The protest was a part of several...

State of the City — Week of 01/24/2023

State of the City — Week of 01/24/2023

Jessica Mclaren, Assistant News Editor January 24, 2023

The city of Cibolo, which resides just outside the northeast border of San Antonio, will be getting its first H-E-B grocery store this week. The 110,000- square-foot store will include H-E-B Curbside,...

President Eighmy spoke about UTSAs goals for the next five years of its strategic plan.

A vision for the future: UTSA hosts town hall on ten-year strategic plan refresh

Mason Hickok, Editor-in-Chief December 4, 2022

UTSA President Taylor Eighmy and Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives Dr. Lisa Jasinski hosted a town hall to discuss a refresher on the university’s strategic plan that was launched in 2018. Topics...

Dr. Ozturk provides a demonstration as the class watches.

New science class investigates the medicinal properties of honey

Gauri Raje, News Editor November 22, 2022

This semester, the Department of Integrative Biology offered a class titled “Medicinal Properties of Honey” as part of UTSA’s Sophomore Biology Research Initiative. Taught by Dr. Ferhat Ozturk, the...

State of the City - 11/22/23

State of the City – 11/22/23

Mason Hickok, Editor-in-Chief November 22, 2022

Robert Rivard announced his retirement from the San Antonio Report, a site he helped to establish with his wife, Monika Maeckle, in 2012. Prior to working with the San Antonio Report, Rivard, a UTSA graduate,...

The Medical Humanities Club tabling in the Sombrilla.

New grant will help internationalize the medical humanities program

Gauri Raje, News Editor November 22, 2022

UTSA’s Medical Humanities program was launched in 2016. The program offers an interdisciplinary approach to medicine and healthcare. Şerife Tekin, associate professor of philosophy, has served as the...

Research spending has increased from $140 million in fiscal year 2021 to $141 million in fiscal year 2022.

Research expenditure for fiscal year 2022 sees an increase

Gauri Raje, News Editor November 22, 2022

In December 2021, UTSA acquired the prestigious Carnegie R1 designation, a recognition of ongoing research activities at the university. Since then, faculty at UTSA has continued to receive grants to further...

The site where UTSA’s San Pedro II building will be constructed.

Next phase of downtown development approved by UT Board of Regents

Gauri Raje, News Editor November 22, 2022

On Thursday, Nov. 17, the UT Board of Regents approved the next phase of UTSA’s “downtown development initiatives.” According to the university’s official news release, investments of $52,409,972...

A third sexual assault case occurred on the main campus; university addresses the incidents

A third sexual assault case occurred on the main campus; university addresses the incidents

Mason Hickok, Editor-in-Chief November 20, 2022

According to information obtained from the UTSA Police Department’s crime log, a third sexual assault case was reported to the police on Monday, Nov. 14. This case comes after two incidents of sexual...

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