The Paisano

The Daggers of the Mind

Rolando Ramos

February 18, 2019

How many times has someone joked about internet trolls in the past? How many times has one talked to you about someone behind their back? It’s tough to count, isn’t it? Unfortunately, that’s how rampant bullying is. Contrary to the famous saying, words can seriously hurt someone. Not many people u...

UTSA professor studying ‘compassion fatigue’ from extended online exposure

People on their phones on a New York City street. Photo Courtesy of Creative Commons

Alejandro Lopez

March 7, 2018

Mary McNaughton-Cassill, PhD, a professor of psychology in the college of liberal and fine arts, has been researching the general stress of modern life. That includes the constant 24-hour news cycle, the overwhelming flow of information available to us via the internet and the increasing role of socia...