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Holocaust survivor Rose Williams visits UTSA

Rose Williams speaks to students about her experiences in concentration camps. Briyah Phillips/The Paisano

Briyah Phillips

October 19, 2017

On August 6, 1942, Rose Williams was taken to a concentration camp. On October 12, 2017, she sat in a lecture hall full of UTSA students and retold her story. The Holocaust, which took place during World War II, was the systematic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of six million Jews and millions...

Q&A: Natalie Steiner Hillel member

Photo courtesy of Natalie Steiner

Isaac Serna

March 8, 2017

On Fri. (March 3) the Springfield Jewish Community Center in Massachusetts was evacuated after receiving a bomb threat written on a locker room wall inside the building. After a report in Feb. stated hate crimes against Jewish people have more than doubled in New York City, The Paisano asked the UTSA Jew...

Religious phenomena at UTSA explained

Religious phenomena at UTSA explained

Jessica Salinas

December 17, 2016

UTSA has 26 recognized religious student organizations. This is the premise for the 16 Apples Production documentary, “Religion in Rowdyland” released on YouTube in March. The UTSA student documentary is an attempt to explain religious phenomena at UTSA with limited bias and favoritism. The documentary was ...