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Plan for success

Plan for success

Shelly Moreno

April 16, 2019

Have you tried using a planner your freshman year? Have you created numerous daily tasks but never quite accomplished them? Well for starters, you need to utilize a planner for at least a month to actually help you. If you use it for a week and stop, it really won’t do much. Every college student...

Midterms: how to fix them

Donald Escamilla Jr.

March 6, 2019

When other students or my professors ask me how I feel about midterms, I have always believed that they can be very helpful for students here, but the process could use some repair. Spring midterms represent the halfway point of the semester and the quickly approaching summer break. Midterms do have...

Roadrunner Ramblings: Betting on Beto

Roadrunner Ramblings

Brandon Armstead and Jose Chapa

November 9, 2018

    We talk about the elections and other events surrounding UTSA. Brandon Armstead Jose Chapa Brysen Streeter Triston Simpson-Bland  

U.S. Senate candidate visits UTSA

Beto O’Rourke speaks in the Retama: Beto continues college tour

Alejandro Lopez

October 10, 2018

Beto continues college tour U.S. Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke chanted “UT” to a packed audience who replied “SA” after entering the Retama Auditorium on Thursday, Oct. 4. The Democratic congressman visited UTSA as part of his “Fight for our Future” college campus tour, which included ...

Big Beto in the tiny Retama

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Editorial Board and Heather Montoya

October 10, 2018

     When students heard that congressman, and democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Beto O’Rourke would be speaking at UTSA on Oct. 4, many awaited his visit with excitement. Some students missed class and waited in line for hours for a chance to hear O’Rourke speak. UTSA failed to accommodat...

How to combat the zombies on campus

Vincent Valdez

October 11, 2017

On the third floor of the JPL, you’ll find a swarm of zombies studying for midterms. They’re skipping class to cram, their eyes are bloodshot and they reek of black coffee. That’s right, the third floor of the JPL smells like hot bean water, and there’s a whole bunch of zombies cramming for...

Surviving midterms before spring break

March 3, 2015

Midterms are this week, and many students are already preparing for the worst. Most students will have essays, tests and assignments due in each of their classes. The JPL is expecting a record turnout. Study rooms have been booked through the entire week and the university has thousands of adorabl...