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UTSA controversy in the national spotlight

UTSA controversy in the national spotlight

Editorial staff

November 15, 2017

Citing “behavioral concerns,” a UTSA department chair requested a meeting with then UTSA graduate student Alfred MacDonald. MacDonald recorded his private conversation with Dr. Eve Browning, chair of the philosophy and classics department, and later distributed it to the public. A friend of his...

Meditation and Spirituality at UTSA

Meditation and Spirituality at UTSA

Emily Hubbard

November 1, 2017

UTSA students, faculty and staff are invited to join the Weekly Club for Applied Spiritual Technologies in the UC Oak Room (2.01.20) on Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for group meditation and spiritual discussion. The Club for Applied Spiritual Technology (C-FAST) was formed in 2013 by Sharon...

Intercultural Campus Dialogue

Intercultural Campus Dialogue

Enrique Bonilla

November 1, 2017

It is not breaking news that San Antonio has had its share of injustices. From the plight of Emma Tenayuca and the Southern Pecan Shelling Company’s worker’s strike in the 1930s to a more recent case regarding the off duty police shooting of Marquise Jones on the northeast side, the Alamo city has...

Bicycle Policy and Alternative Transport

Kat Joseph

September 28, 2017

Members of the UTSA Bicycle Ridership Advisory Committee share future plans for bikes at UTSA and current options for alternative transport.   Alternative Transport: https://www.utsa.edu/campusservices/alt_transportation.html   NuRide: https://nuride.com/...

Bicycle Repair Workshop

Kat Joseph

September 13, 2017

The UTSA Police Department and Campus Recreation held a recurring Bicycle Repair Workshop. They demonstrate how to repair bikes, register bikes with UTSA and fix up students' bikes. The workshop will be at the Sombrilla on 9/14, 9/28 and 10/12.   Register bikes at: www.utsa.edu/campusservices/bike.html - UTSA Police Department (with bike etching) - Bauerle or ...

How to Properly Lock Your Bike

Kat Joseph

September 8, 2017

Officer Samuel Kulbeth demonstrates the best ways to lock up a bike during the first Bicycle Repair Workshop. The workshop will return to the UTSA Sombrilla 9/14, 9/28, and 10/12. Multimedia Editor- Kat Joseph Videographer- Kat Joseph Video editor- Kat Joseph Check out other videos from The...

Twitter outpaces UTSA text alerts

Twitter outpaces UTSA text alerts

Samantha Ceballos

April 26, 2017

The finals days of the semester are here and finals are quickly approaching. Students, faculty and staff are tired and ready for a break, but the past week has caused anxiety for many. Last week, the campus community  experienced two back-to-back bomb threats. While the threats were “non-credible,”...

Alcohol: Endangering lives and ending evenings

Mia Cabello

August 27, 2015

Although alcohol is part of a college culture, it is not without its consequences. The decision to drink alcohol — namely the choice to get drunk, whether legally or illegally— impacts personal development as well as increases the risk of exposure to violent crime, including rape, sexual assault...