The Paisano

Sports controversies provide fodder for research on race, masculinity

April 21, 2015

Three first- year assistant professors at UTSA have explored the media’s portrayal of social issues in professional sports scandals. Dr. Emmett Gill, an expert on social work in athletes, brought in Dr. Candace Christe...

Religion plays key role in lives of immigrants

April 7, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano “Religiosity isn’t the first thing people think of when they think of why would someone want to come to the United States,” said Steven Hoffman, UTSA’s Assistant Professor...

Women treated differently in narcotics cases

March 24, 2015

Robert Pistocchi, The Paisano A recent UTSA study suggests female defendants are treated differently than similarly situated male counterparts in federal narcotic cases, depending on their criminal history. UTSA...

Study: ‘Ovulation goggles’ affect how women respond to advertising

March 24, 2015

Robert Pistocchi, The Paisano At the peak of ovulation, when estrogen is at its highest, women want more options, not only in men, but also in consumer products, according to Assistant Professor of Marketing Kristi...