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Odd man out

Editorial staff

March 8, 2017

Since Chancellor McRaven’s cryptic email announcing President Romo was being placed on administrative leave due to allegations regarding his conduct, the series of subsequent events can only be described as odd. Each morsel of information passed along to UTSA students, faculty and staff came via the ...

Interim Provost talks Romo and travel ban

Interim Provost talks Romo and travel ban

Caroline Traylor

March 2, 2017

Last Thursday Dr. Mauli Agrawal, UTSA interim provost and vice president for academic affairs, gave a brief report to the Faculty Senate at their monthly meeting. Agrawal began by commenting on President Ricardo Romo’s administrative leave. “I honestly cannot tell you anything more than what the...

Trump’s executive order lacks clarity and compassion

Protesters gather at DFW airport where
people were detained. Caroline Traylor, The Paisano

Editorial staff

February 1, 2017

According to Fall 2016 data from UTSA’s Registrar office, international students make up four percent of the Main Campus and 2.4 percent of the Downtown Campus student body. On Friday, President Trump signed an executive order suspending the admission of people he perceives as threatening—from seven Mus...