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

‘MEGA Lungs’ exhibit spreads awareness about lung cancer, vaping

‘MEGA Lungs’ exhibit spreads awareness about lung cancer, vaping

Gauri Raje, News Editor November 22, 2022

On Thursday, Nov. 17, the “MEGA Lungs” walk-through exhibit was on display at UTSA’s Main Campus. The 12-foot high, 15-foot wide, 10-foot long exhibit was an inflatable model of the human lungs rented...

Paisano Poll: Halloween 2022

Marcela Montufar Soria and William Barnes November 4, 2022

Interviewers: Marcela Montufar Soria & William Barnes Videographer- Marcela Montufar Soria & William Barnes Video Editor- William Barnes Multimedia Editor- Kaitlyn Rosas Assistant Multimedia...

There were two sexual assault cases reported to the UTSA Police Department earlier this week. Both occurred in on-campus housing.

Two sexual assaults reported on campus mere days apart; university makes statement

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

Two sexual assaults were reported to the UTSA Police Department (UTSAPD) mere days apart, per information in UTSAPD’s Crime Log. According to the Crime Log, the first incident occurred on Oct. 29 at...

Beto for Texas: Beto spends first day of his college tour at UTSA

Beto for Texas: Beto spends first day of his college tour at UTSA

Malaki Lingg, Assistant Web and Social Editor September 27, 2022

On Sept. 26, gubernatorial candidate Beto O’Rourke made a stop at UTSA's Main Campus in the HEB Student Union for the first day of his statewide college tour. UTSA was O’Rourke’s second stop on the...

UTSA Classics Club – Student Organization Feature

Marcela Montufar Soria and Kaitlyn Rosas April 30, 2022

Looking to get more involved on campus? This semester, the Paisano multimedia team interviewed the UTSA Classics Club. Watch to learn more about the origins of the club, what type of events they host,...

Wellbeing Services at UTSA helping to make a difference for students

Wellbeing Services at UTSA helping to make a difference for students

Isabella McGovern, Staff Writer April 26, 2022

The priority for services regarding mental health for college students has grown since the pandemic. According to a 2021 Healthy Minds Network Study, rates of college students experiencing anxiety and...

Wellbeing education coordinator discusses access to menstrual hygiene products on campus

Wellbeing education coordinator discusses access to menstrual hygiene products on campus

Gauri Raje, News Editor April 26, 2022

Jamie Singh, the wellbeing education coordinator at UTSA’s Wellbeing Services, shed light on the university’s efforts to make menstrual hygiene products available to students.  Singh started working...

What Were You Wearing: Sexual assault and clothing

‘What Were You Wearing’: Sexual assault and clothing

Angie Santos, Chloe Williams, and Riley Carroll April 20, 2022

Trigger warnings: Mention of sexual assault, incest and rape. In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the “What Were You Wearing” exhibit is on display through April 21 in the Student Union....

UTSA Parody Accounts: Bad Parking, Slumped, and Affirmations

UTSA Parody Accounts: Bad Parking, Slumped, and Affirmations

Riley Carroll, Staff Writer April 5, 2022

Subheading: The student-run Instagram profile admins explain their inspirations Almost every UTSA student with an Instagram is aware of the multitude of UTSA related profiles created to highlight specific...

1st annual Día en la Sombrilla celebration

1st annual Día en la Sombrilla celebration

Isabella McGovern, Assistant Magazine Editor April 5, 2022

On Friday, April 1, the Sombrilla Plaza held UTSA’s 42nd annual Fiesta celebration. However, this event is unlike any other Fiesta celebration UTSA has held before. This is the first year that the event...

Womxn in Medicine fosters sense of community for members

Womxn in Medicine fosters sense of community for members

Gauri Raje, News Editor March 29, 2022

Womxn in Medicine, also referred to as WIM, is an on-campus organization “for pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-physician assistant, and other pre-health profession students, who identify as a womxn, to promote...

UTSA Online sees significant growth in enrollment numbers

UTSA Online sees significant growth in enrollment numbers

Gauri Raje, News Editor March 29, 2022

UTSA’s online degree program, UTSA Online, reported a significant growth in enrollment numbers for the Spring 2022 semester — a 75% increase since Spring 2021 — contributing to the university’s...

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