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

Students express various concerns on removal of the Come and Take It slogan

Students express various concerns on removal of the ‘Come and Take It’ slogan

Bella Nieto, News Editor September 21, 2021

After the creation of a task force that deliberated on UTSA’s tradition of using the ‘Come and Take It’ slogan at football games, President Eighmy, last week, announced his intention to end the UTSA...

The debate over the Come and Take It flags subsequent removal from UTSAs campus has elicited strong emotions. What new tradition the university replaces it with will be interesting. Caleb Preston/The Paisano

Point/Counterpoint: two perspectives on the removal of the ‘Come and Take It’ flag

September 14, 2021

Editor's Note: The following point/counterpoint is a composite of opinions from the sports staff, representing a broad range of opinions in favor of the change and against it. The removal of 'Come...

Enough with good intentions

Enough with good intentions

Analisa Sulaica, Social Media Editor September 14, 2021

On Aug. 9, we were notified by President Taylor Eighmy that the usage of the “Come and Take It” flag imagery by UTSA Athletics was under careful review. A petition started by UTSA professor Dr. Ellen...

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