The Paisano

The Science behind Hurricane Florence

hurricane about to hit the United States

Adrianne Kristianto

October 3, 2018

Although Hurricane Florence has left the North and South Carolinas, residents are still experiencing loss of shelter, lack of food and missing family members. According to the National Weather Service, there are nine to 13 storms that began on June 1 and are predicted to end in late-November. “The...

University plans for natural disasters

Students can seek shelter in the rooms designated with this sign. Katy Gilbert/The Paisano

Katy Gilbert

October 12, 2017

The Business Continuity & Emergency Management (BCEM) office prepares for, responds to and recovers from emergencies such as natural disasters at UTSA.  The BCEM, based out of the UTSA police department, addresses on-campus emergencies and crises including tornadoes, flooding, hurricanes and chem...