The Paisano

Tuition increase proposed

President Eighmy addresses students about the Tuition and Fees Proposal.
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Samuel De Leon

December 6, 2017

UTSA’s Tuition and Fees Committee will soon send its proposal for a tuition increase to UTSA President Taylor Eighmy and then the UT System Board of Regents. With relatively no change in tuition and fees for the past six years, administrators felt it was time for a tuition hike. The committee will subm...

Women in STEM

Women are pushing for greater involvement in the male dominated STEM field.

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Heather Montoya

December 6, 2017

Professionals working in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) believe there needs to be a greater push for recruiting women in their fields. According to Nicole L. Beebe, Melvin Lachman distinguished professor, associate professor in cybersecurity and director of The Cyber Center for Security...

STEM DEGREES: colleges shift funding to the sciences

April 9, 2013

UTSA’s College of Liberal and Fine Arts (COLFA) has seen its funding increase by 22.4 percent over the last four years, a respectable amount for the university’s largest college both in terms of enrolled students and number of awarded degrees. So why did the College of Science, which accounts for ...