Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Engagement in UTSA’s film and media program led by student urgency

Mason Hickok, Editor-in-Chief January 24, 2023

It started in a GroupMe In the days leading up to the start of the fall 2022 semester, students in the forthcoming film and media program were hard at work to start a club. Finally, in mid-October,...

State of the City — Week of 01/24/2023

State of the City — Week of 01/24/2023

Jessica Mclaren, Assistant News Editor January 24, 2023

The city of Cibolo, which resides just outside the northeast border of San Antonio, will be getting its first H-E-B grocery store this week. The 110,000- square-foot store will include H-E-B Curbside,...

Rep. Castro holds student press conference ahead of election day

Rep. Castro holds student press conference ahead of election day

Malaki Lingg, Assistant Web Editor November 8, 2022

On Nov. 3, 2022, Representative Joaquin Castro (D-TX) held a student media-focused press conference. The purpose of this press conference is to give the floor to high school and college news publications...

State of the City - Week of 11/8/2022

State of the City – Week of 11/8/2022

Dafny Flores, Staff Writer November 7, 2022

Based on agenda documents, the San Antonio City Council will issue a vote of no confidence against District 1 Councilman Mario Bravo and vote to censure him on Nov. 10. The city launched an investigation...

State of the City - Week of 11/1/2022

State of the City – Week of 11/1/2022

Dafny Flores, Staff Writer November 1, 2022

Assistant City Attorney for San Antonio James Kopp is seeking to withhold the release of public information on the case of seventeen-year-old Erik Cantu and ex-police officer James Brennand. On Oct. 2,...

San Antonio group advocates for reliable public transport

San Antonio group advocates for reliable public transport

Malaki Lingg, Assistant Web and Social Editor October 25, 2022

San Antonio is an ever-growing city, bolstering a population of approximately 1.5 million people. Public transportation is necessary for many individuals, especially in a city developing as rapidly as...

State of the City: 10/25/2022

State of the City: 10/25/2022

Dafny Flores, Staff Writer October 25, 2022

UT Health San Antonio is seeking a $300 million expansion to the Multispecialty and Research Hospital campus. Four projects will be a part of the expansion, including $100 million for UT Health to invest...

State of the City — Week of 10/18/2022

State of the City — Week of 10/18/2022

Gauri Raje, News Editor October 18, 2022

Following the cold front predicted on Sunday, Oct. 16, the National Weather Service predicts temperatures as low as 51 degrees can be expected on Wednesday, Oct. 19; however, temperatures should rise into...

Closing of Child Development Center negatively impacts students with children

Closing of Child Development Center negatively impacts students with children

Dafny Flores, Intern October 18, 2022

With the shutdown of UTSA’s Child Development Center, students with children are reevaluating their experience at UTSA.  The Center has experienced recurring short-term closures since it reopened...

State of the City: Week of 08/30/2022

State of the City: Week of 08/30/2022

Gauri Raje, News Editor August 30, 2022

Musicians from the San Antonio Symphony — which recently dissolved — have come together to form a new group called the San Antonio Philharmonic. This comes almost a year after musicians of the Symphony...

COVID-19: What you need to know in 2022

COVID-19: What you need to know in 2022

Gauri Raje, News Editor January 18, 2022

Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases caused by the Omicron variant, San Antonio’s risk level —  which takes into account factors like the city’s case numbers and positivity rate — has now...

State of the City- April 26, 2021

State of the City- April 26, 2021

Bella Nieto April 27, 2021

Local News:  Along the intersection of West Commerce and Zarzamora, 17 street artists painted murals across several buildings this weekend.    On Sunday, San Antonio hosted its first Ozone...

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