The Paisano

Planting seeds within our community

Plant-lovers enjoy the tree adoption with friends and loved ones. The
event took place on Jan. 25, 2020.

Jake Striebeck, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

The Historic Pearl blossomed with life for the 2020 Jammin’ Jams Fruit & Nut Tree Adoption on Saturday, Jan. 25. This event was hosted by the City of San Antonio Parks & Recreation, the San Antonio Arborist Association and the Historic Pearl. The tree adoption is an effort to beautify o...

Let’s talk for a change

Hands raised with one holding a sign that says

Kirkland Luther

October 2, 2018

Exclusive seminar for UTSA students centered on effective communication “What can I do to make a difference?” A question people ask themselves throughout their lifetime. It is reasonable to feel that everyday UTSA student issues — like receiving the wrong coffee, may feel miniscule compared to fel...

Bookstore goes bagless

Campus bookstore inside the Student Union.

Kaylee Boggan

September 12, 2018

Students can purchase items without using plastic bags UTSA’s on-campus bookstore is going bagless. Students will no longer be given a bag unless they request one when making purchases at the bookstore. UTSA hopes that limiting the use of plastic in the bookstore can reduce the university’s carbon...

One mile at a time

image of an electric car charging.

Maha Qadri

September 6, 2018

Electric vehicles are lowering the carbon emissions placed into our environment. With environmentalism becoming more prevalent across the United States, electric vehicles (EVs) are gaining traction as one of the best ways to combat carbon emissions. While it seems to be common knowledge that EVs are ...