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Athlete of the Week: Byron Frohnen

Byron Frohnen practices defensive plays. Photo by Julia Maenius

Julia Maenius

November 20, 2019

Senior forward Byron Frohnen has been an integral player for the UTSA men’s basketball team since his arrival in 2016. Coming from Las Vegas, Nevada, Frohnen has been playing basketball since he was young. “I have been playing for as long as I can remember,” Frohnen said. “Basketball was the...

Big Sis Advice: Is it that deep?

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Kimiya Factory

April 16, 2019

I remember this moment vividly several times throughout my life: being asked if whatever I fought for was ‘that deep.’ For whatever reason, when I was little, I was obsessed with ‘wedding girls.’ I don’t know what it was about someone being in a wedding dress that I equated to being a real...

Choosing a Major? Think With Your Heart!

Choosing a Major? Think With Your Heart!

Rebecca Saenz

August 21, 2018

On a sunken cushion in the University Health Professions Office, I shifted with clammy hands, clonking knees and wandering eyes that scoured the room for a way out. Nurses make good money, I reassured myself. It’s time to pick a major. But, I didn’t want to be a nurse; I had no idea what I wanted...

Dream no small dreams

UTSA President, Taylor Eighmy

Taylor Eighmy

August 21, 2018

Welcome to the new academic year, Roadrunners! As you settle into your classes and adjust to the pace of the fall semester, allow me to offer you a few words to carry you through the year:  Remember to dream big.  Believe me, I know it’s easier said than done. I have vivid memories of being a student and...