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

10 dorm-friendly meals that are not instant ramen

10 dorm-friendly meals that are not instant ramen

Chloe Williams, Web and Social Editor March 28, 2023

It is no secret that dining hall food is no one’s favorite, and food options across campus can be limited. Even campus meal deals are expensive for the food quantity. Follow along as we highlight 10...

Top meals under $10

Top meals under $10

Chloe Williams, Web and Social Editor February 28, 2023

With the prices of food rising and the overall cost of living increasing, meals that used to be considered “cheap eats” do not hold true anymore. Just getting a Box Combo at Cane’s runs $10.59 without...

Both ethical and economical

Both ethical and economical

Lauren Hernandez, Contributor January 31, 2023

Hash Vegan Eats serves as a striking contrast to much of San Antonio. When I arrived on a Friday afternoon there was a rowdy event going on across the street that was typical of most South Texas gatherings....

The risk of food delivery services

The risk of food delivery services

Zahara Latson (she/they), Staff Writer October 4, 2022

Food delivery apps and services have been relevant for more than 10 years and, well, of course they are. When stuck at home because of obligations like a party, a study session or maybe because of a worldwide...

The Munchies

Paisano Plus May 18, 2022

In our first Paisano Plus magazine issue of the Spring 2022 semester, discover everything relating to the UTSA college food experience. From easy dorm recipes to allergen information to the best plant-based...

Its not a boulder, its a Round Rock

It’s not a boulder, it’s a Round Rock

Bella Nieto, News Editor May 4, 2021

Just a few minutes outside of Austin, nestled between a bustling city and beautiful hill country is Round Rock, Texas. My friends embarked on the almost two hour drive with the sole intention of patronizing...

Amber Chin

UTSA Launches New Campaign to Combat Food Insecurity

Bella Nieto, News Editor February 12, 2021

Campus Services, in tandem with UTSA Dining and the Roadrunner Pantry, have launched a campaign that allows students with meal plans to donate any unused meals to help students who are struggling with...

Photo by Ryan Houston-Dial

Party Rockin’: Winter edition

Nick Garza, Contributing writer January 29, 2021

As the end of January approaches and I look at the failed resolutions of those around me, it seems the easiest way to do this will be to divide the task into many smaller ones we can complete throughout...

Photo courtesy of Kayla Burford

The State Fair of Texas hosts fair food drive-thru

Kayla Burford, Social Media Director October 6, 2020

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the State Fair of Texas has found a way to keep the fall spirit alive. The fair food drive-thru experience, held in Dallas, Texas, began on Sept. 25 and will come...

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Alamo city appetites: Café Azteca

Tally Dillbert October 9, 2019

In search of authentic Mexican coffee? Make a quick stop at Café Azteca. This quirky coffee shop is located downtown at 1409 E Commerce St. San Antonio, TX 78205. The owner, Tyler Ybarra, started...

Cancel culture and chicken nuggets

Cancel culture and chicken nuggets

Breahna Luera April 2, 2019

Recent news headlines from News 4 San Antonio stated that the San Antonio council decided not to house a Chick-fil-A in its airport because of the company’s donations to organizations that voice anti-LGBTQ+...

Mac Station

Nothin’ but a gouda time

Lauren Donecker November 29, 2018

The Block hosted a Macaroni and Cheese Throwdown event on Saturday Nov. 17. Tickets to the event cost $15 to sample seven unique variations of macaroni offered (one from each food truck), and a token to...

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