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

SGA President aims to increase student engagement on campus

SGA President aims to increase student engagement on campus

Faith Kouadio, Contributing Writer September 6, 2022

Following her year-long tenure as vice president of UTSA’s Student Government Association (SGA), Jasmin Paquet-Durand Ford noticed the vacancy in the Presidential role for the upcoming school year —...

Photo courtesy of Jasmin Paquet-Durand Ford

Jasmin Paquet-Durand Ford elected new SGA President

Angie Santos, Assistant News Editor April 5, 2022

As the election for the fall semester wrapped up, the new Student Government Association administration was solidified. The election announced that Jasmin Paquet-Durand Ford will be serving as president...

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Jose Escobedo, Contributing Writer/Student Body President March 1, 2022

Dear Ms. Sofia Garcia I was disheartened to learn that the student publication at Texas A&M, The Battalion, received a request from their university leadership to discontinue their long-standing...

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president, Jack Rust. Photo courtesy of Jack Rust

Q&A with SGA President

Heather Montoya September 17, 2019

Q: What made you want to be SGA President? A: I applied to West Point and in May I found out that I was medically disqualified. I came to UTSA in hopes of winning some kind of scholarship and I was like...

Photo courtesy of Brittany Garcia

Q&A with Brittany Garcia, UTSA SGA’s upcoming president

Alejandro Lopez April 17, 2018

Brittany Garcia, junior public health major, will be student body president of UTSA SGA in Fall 2018. A member for three years, Garcia currently serves as vice president of UTSA SGA. Garcia’s campaign...

Photo Courtesy of Marcus Thomas.

Meet the new SGA President Marcus Thomas

Samuel De Leon June 8, 2017

Student Government President Marcus Thomas stood confidently next to mayoral candidate Ron Nirenberg and UTSA interim President Pedro Reyes at the opening of the Kyle Seale Parkway. Thomas admitted this...

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