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Warren campaigns in SA

Elizabeth Warren and Julián Castro embrace at Warren’s San Antonio rally. Castro
has endorsed Warren for president since he dropped out of the presidential race several month ago.

Breahna Luera, News Editor

March 4, 2020

Senator Elizabeth Warren held a town hall at Sunset Station on Feb. 27 to promote her campaign before the Texas primaries on March 3. She was joined by former Mayor of San Antonio Julián Castro, who suspended his campaign for president on Jan. 2. The event began at 7 p.m. with Castro coming on stage...

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  

Leadership lends their ear

Editorial staff

October 19, 2017

The Paisano hosted a special guest during its last week’s general staff meeting. He’s been in our headlines, on our front pages, and is featured on the cover of the Sombrilla—President Taylor Eighmy, the face of UTSA. A president’s visit is an important opportunity for a student-run organization:...

President sits with students

President Taylor Eighmy talks with a student about university issues and resolutions. Photo Courtesy of Taylor Zamora, The Paisano

Gaige Davila

October 4, 2017

UTSA President Eighmy met with hundreds of students Sept. 24 when he hosted “Pizza with the Prez” in the UC Ski Lodge, the first of several “meet and greet” events planned for the semester. “If I don’t remain connected to the students, I’m missing the whole opportunity of why I’m here a...

Finalist Chosen for UTSA’s Next President

Courtesy of University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Gaige Davila

June 30, 2017

The University of Texas System Board of Regents named Taylor Eighmy, vice-chancellor of research and engagement at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, as the sole finalist for UTSA president. The Board of Regents met Friday morning in Austin and interviewed candidates in a closed session, anno...

Commentary: Third parties are not the problem

Riley Metcalfe

November 16, 2016

On Tuesday, Nov. 8, Hillary Clinton failed in her presidency bid, and as is tradition, the Democratic Party's supporters, leadership, and media surrogates are searching for anything and anyone to blame. They've chosen a familiar target: third parties. In 2000, the story goes, Green Party candidate...