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UTSA begins Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations

UTSA begins Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations

Breahna Luera, News Editor

September 18, 2020

UTSA has begun its celebration of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month. The celebration will be from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 and will include events such as racial justice book clubs, a university relations speaker series and a symposium on the effects of COVID-19 on the Texas Latino population. The th...

UTSA’s 50th Anniversary Party

Kat Joseph

June 8, 2019

  UTSA threw a cupcake party for students, faculty and staff on its 50th anniversary.   Videographer- Kat Joseph Video editor- Kat Joseph Multimedia Editor- Kat Joseph   Check out other videos from The Paisano. Subscribe to keep up with news, UTSA student polls, local ...

A celebration bursting with color

A colorful vendor selling drinks with a smile. Jack Myer/The Paisano

Breahna Luera

April 16, 2019

On April 12, Roadrunner Productions hosted UTSA’s annual Fiesta event at the Sombrilla. Students got rowdy while celebrating one of San Antonio’s oldest traditions with food, music and more. Fiesta originated in San Antonio to honor those who fought for Texas’ independence at the battles of...

UTSA celebrates 50th anniversary

Special banners made to recognize anniversary.

Heather Montoya

January 16, 2019

Year of events planned to honor the university's founding UTSA will be hosting events throughout 2019 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the university’s establishment. “UTSA was established on June 5, 1969 when Texas Governor Preston Smith took the Texas House Bill to create UTSA and signed ...

UTSA brings Fiesta to the Sombrilla

April 21, 2015

Liz Moreno, The Paisano The University of Texas at San Antonio hosted its 38th annual Fiesta UTSA this past Friday, and to say that things got a little rowdy would be putting it lightly. Fiesta UTSA is a time to celebrate the city’s rich and diverse cultures under one roof ...

San Antonio Book Fest is a page turner Third annual literary celebration fosters family fun

April 14, 2015

Anelia Gomez-Cordova, The Paisano The third annual San Antonio Book Festival took place at the Central Library and the Southwest School of Art in downtown San Antonio this past Saturday. The festival featured live readings, panels, cooking demonstrations, live music, movie screeni...

Spurs claim 5th title

June 18, 2014

How sweet it is! The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat 104-87 in Game 5 of the 2014 NBA Finals on Sunday, June 15, to win the series 4-1 and be crowned NBA Champions for the first time since 2007 and the fifth time in franchise history. Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard led San Antonio with 22 poin...