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

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 21, 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...

UTSA professors use podcasting as a tool to educate and inspire

UTSA professors use podcasting as a tool to educate and inspire

Mason Hickok, Web Editor March 22, 2022

Two UTSA professors joined a team of researchers from across the nation in creating a podcast that innovates how researchers break down music theory concepts. The podcast — colloquially referred to as...

No strings attached: college hookup culture

No strings attached: college hookup culture

Lucia Llano, Staff Writer March 1, 2022

Within the realm of 8 a.m. classes, lecture halls and dorm rooms, one-night stands seem to be part of our modern college experience. As a result of shifting ideals, that weekend morning walk of shame after...

Student Organization Feature: Active Minds

Student Organization Feature: Active Minds

Laura Thevaos, Contributing Writer February 22, 2022

Active Minds is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising mental health awareness, especially among young adults, through dialogue and interaction at UTSA. The organization was founded by Alison Malmon...

Paisano Poll: Valentine’s Day

Kaitlyn Rosas, Multimedia Editor February 14, 2022

Today we talked to students to gather their stance on Valentine’s Day. Let’s see what they have to share about the often commercialized holiday, how they believe the day should be spent, and who they...

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