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Warren campaigns in SA

Elizabeth Warren and Julián Castro embrace at Warren’s San Antonio rally. Castro
has endorsed Warren for president since he dropped out of the presidential race several month ago.

Breahna Luera, News Editor

March 4, 2020

Senator Elizabeth Warren held a town hall at Sunset Station on Feb. 27 to promote her campaign before the Texas primaries on March 3. She was joined by former Mayor of San Antonio Julián Castro, who suspended his campaign for president on Jan. 2. The event began at 7 p.m. with Castro coming on stage...

Sparking change

Photo Courtesy of Joey Asturias

Sofia Garcia, Art & Life Editor

January 21, 2020

UTSA alumnus Joey Asturias and his team at the Green Lab have started a movement called #GROW2020 that they hope will change the stigma around cannabis. The Green Lab is a marketing agency that aims to endorse different companies involved with marijuana and CBD. Focusing on brand building, the Green Lab...

Julián Castro is not the front-runner and he knows it

Julián Castro opening his #PeopleFirst rally.

Rudy Sanchez

April 16, 2019

Last week, former San Antonio mayor and current Democratic presidential nominee, Julián Castro, held a campaign rally in Hemisfair park in response to President Donald Trump’s San Antonio fundraiser held earlier that day. At the rally, Castro drew cheers from his supporters when he scorned the president’s...

Rape survivor shares her story

Brenda Tracy speaks to students about sexual assault awareness.

Kimiya Factory

April 16, 2019

In light of April being Sexual Assault Awareness month, Brenda Tracy, rape survivor and founder of the national campaign #SetTheExpectation, visited UTSA in wake of launching her #SetTheExpectation Greek Life Pledge. Phi Gamma Delta fraternity hosted Tracy’s lecture in the Student Union Retama. “The...

Cardboard Kids campaign advocates for child abuse awarness

Cardboard Kids campaign advocates for child abuse awarness

Breahna Luera

April 16, 2019

On April 4, UTSA displayed decorated cardboard children as a part of the Cardboard Kids® campaign that was created in 2014 by ChildSafe, an organization that advocates for the protection of children who are abused and neglected. The Cardboard Kids® is a citywide public awareness campaign used to...

UTSA has final open spring Practice Bogenschutz, Robinson fighting for starting role

April 14, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano On Saturday, April 11, UTSA football had their final open practice before Saturday’s highly anticipated Fiesta Spring Game at the Alamodome. A lot of attention throughout the spring campaign has been placed on the increasingly competitive quarterback bat...