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President Eighmy updates the UTSA community on the university’s response to the coronavirus pandemic

President Eighmy updates the UTSA community on the university’s response to the coronavirus pandemic

Breahna Luera, News Editor

March 18, 2020

On March 17, President Dr. Taylor Eighmy sent students an email with an update on COVID-19’s effects on the UTSA community. The email stated that virtual instruction will last through the end of the spring semester, Spring 2020 commencement ceremonies will be postponed and all able students who live...

University seeks to increase on-campus housing

University seeks to increase on-campus housing

Heather Montoya

February 26, 2019

UTSA Housing and Residence Life (HRL) has initiated a pilot double bedroom program this semester to determine if there is a demand for alternative living and price point. According to Dan Gockley, executive director of UTSA HRL, on-campus housing could house 192 additional residents with this program. “We...

Fire alarm irks Chisholm residents

Fire alarm irks Chisholm residents

Taiwo Adepoju

February 23, 2017

“This was in the evening. It was a close call. I had just gotten out of the shower when the alarm went off,” said Cody Rivas, computer science sophomore  major, about one of his experiences with Chisholm Hall’s fire alarms, which go off at odd inopportune times. “One time,  an alarm went ...