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Meet UTSA’s Quidditch Family

Meet UTSA's Quidditch Family

March 13, 2020

Watch the beautiful chaos of real-life Quidditch from UTSA's club tournament on April 29. Players tell us how close they feel with their teammates, and the sport is surprisingly intense for those who haven't seen it before. The game combines rugby, basketball, dodgeball and the magical world of Harry Potter.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

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Jesus Nieves

December 1, 2016

When I first heard the news that J.K Rowling was continuing the Harry Potter films I was very excited. The news left many to speculate whether these movies would be as good as the original stories and if a new film would draw fans of the original Harry Potter films. It was refreshing to see J.K Rowl...

Oh, the Humanities #9

Adriene Goodwin

November 2, 2016

“One need not be a chamber to be haunted,/One need not be a house,” wrote American poet Emily Dickinson. “The brain has corridors surpassing/Material place.” Dickinson lived almost completely in isolation, and so much time alone with her own thoughts no doubt made way for ghostly whispers and wh...

UTSA Club Quidditch Loses to Baylor in Consolation Cup Final to end season

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Shelby Rose

April 6, 2016

Expectations were high as UTSA Club Quidditch (25-11-14) traveled to San Marcos this weekend to compete in the Division II Nationals held at Texas State. The tournament is also known as the Consolation Cup as it is comprised of 27 teams who failed to qualify for the 60-team Division I Nationals, which wil...