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Film ‘No Letting Go’ sheds light on mental illness

Film ‘No Letting Go’ sheds light on mental illness

Raquel Zuniga

January 25, 2017

As we enter 2017, our society is becoming more open to different topics with ourselves and each other, but unfortunately, we still stigmatize mental health illness. One in five people, male and female, will be diagnosed with a mental illness within a year, compared to an illness such as breast canc...

UTSA women’s basketball moves to second place in C-USA

UTSA women’s basketball moves to second place in C-USA

Sheldon Baker

January 25, 2017

After the Runner’s huge victory against UTEP on Sat., UTSA center Tesha Smith acknowledged that she did not intend on having the best statistical game of her college basketball career. “It just so happened today I was on fire,” said Smith of her 38-point performance against the UTEP Miners. “I j...

Superbowl LI: New England Patriots vs Atlanta Falcons

Superbowl LI: New England Patriots vs Atlanta Falcons

Samuel De Leon

January 25, 2017

FC playoffs, most NFL fans are left with a sense of defeat. Maybe your team didn’t make it, or perhaps they missed it by a 50 yard field goal made with three seconds left. Or maybe your team lost by 18 points after only trailing by four points at the half. On Saturday, Jan. 14, the Atlanta Falcons wo...

NBA MVP race heats up as season nears the halfway point

NBA MVP race heats up as season nears the halfway point

Wylie Kuykendall

January 25, 2017

Since the 1985-86 NBA season there have been 24 40-point triple-doubles. A quarter of those have come this season with three apiece by James Harden and Russell Westbrook, who not so surprisingly are leading the race for the NBA’s Most Valuable Player in 2017. Houston Rockets standout point guard J...