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

Courtesy of Emma Rudkin

Miss San Antonio: Heart of a queen

Annette Barraza April 18, 2016

Emma Faye Rudkin isn’t your average college student. She has already won Miss San Antonio, started a nonprofit and found her calling in life: helping others. “The secret is that ... you can...

An artists perspective

An artist’s perspective

Alyssa Gonzales April 18, 2016

  Mikki Pasadaba Education Level: Sophomore, BFA Social Media Platform: IG @mik_dab   During my studies in UTSA as a BFA student, I have received momentous instruction given...

Coffee: More than a caffeine fix

Coffee: More than a caffeine fix

Christopher Breakell April 18, 2016

Lukewarm, brown liquid usually does the trick at 2 a.m. the night before the midterm paper is due; however, when surveying option, more students are going out of their way to sip on a quality cup of coffee. Starbucks...

Tinder, dating apps

Tinder, dating apps

Jesus Nieves April 18, 2016

Meeting someone new, deciding where to go on a first date, figuring out what you want in a relationship: dating is a challenge — especially for college students with busy schedules. Luckily, we live...

Hip Hops misogyny problem

Hip Hop’s misogyny problem

Caroline Traylor April 18, 2016

Being a woman who loves hip-hop is the ultimate internal conflict. While it is by far my favorite genre of music, sometimes it feels like I’m in a toxic relationship with hip-hop. At the beginning of...

Love is worth it

Love is worth it

Alyssa Gonzales April 18, 2016

On the expedited conveyor belt to adulthood, we are trained to focus on our future and the actions that will get us there, and love gets filed into the “when I’m older” compartment of our minds. If...

Sex, Love & Hip-Hop

Sex, Love & Hip-Hop

Jade Cuevas April 18, 2016

Think of the last party you went to. Perhaps it was a casual kickback with friends (and friends of friends). Or maybe it was littered with people you had never met. Drake’s “Hotline Bling” or Travis...

Nightlife is SA: N. St. Marys Street

Nightlife is SA: N. St. Mary’s Street

Johnee Jasso April 18, 2016

Faust Tavern – Bar / Restaurant * Dive Bar 517 E. Woodlawn, San Antonio, TX 78212 Happy Hour: 4pm – 9pm - 2$ wells, 5$ bloody marys, mecheladas Specials: Monday Wing Night Forever Friday-...

Best Trivia Nights

December 10, 2015

The Flying Saucer 11255 Huebner Rd. Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. (first game) and 10 p.m. (second game) A favorite for many, The Flying Saucer hosts a weekly trivia entitled...

Best Happy Hours

December 10, 2015

Kona Grill at La Cantera 15900 La Canter Pkwy Suite 7300 Conveniently located at La Cantera, Kona Grill is best for students who are preoccupied and halfway drudging their way through...

Dressing for more than success

December 10, 2015

Looks matter; whether we like it or not. How we choose to express ourselves through our personal style is important and can even lend a professional advantage. As You Are Chimamanda Ngozi...

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