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Salazar talks sanctuary status

Photo Courtesy of Robin Cresswell, Bexar County Sheriff’s Office

Samuel De Leon

March 29, 2017

On Tuesday March 21, Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar informed students and faculty about current issues  in the Sheriff’s Department, including the sanctuary city status. Salazar said that San Antonio is choosing to cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in the detaining of unlawf...

UTSA community responds to ICE raids

Brianna Orta

March 29, 2017

The Trump administration implemented new immigration rules that have drastically impacted communities across the country. “The ICE rounding up and deporting people, splitting up families and detaining children is sickening,” Dr. Marco Cervantes, associate professor of Mexican-American studies sai...

For The Kids organizes dance marathon for cancer

For The Kids raises $70,025.94 at marathon. Photo courtesy of FTK

Samantha Ceballos

March 28, 2017

UTSA is home to wonderful organizations that help both the campus and the San Antonio community. One organization has taken on the task of helping alleviate the financial and emotional burdens of families with children suffering from pediatric cancer. For The Kids (FTK) is a non...

Roadrunner Pantry opens to help students facing food insecurity

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Justice Lovin

March 8, 2017

A ribbon cutting ceremony on March 6 marked the opening of the Roadrunner Pantry, an on campus food bank providing food and other essentials to students with a valid UTSA ID at no charge. The pantry is located on the first floor of the UC next to the UPS store. The primary hours of operati...