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Fee proposals brought to a student vote

Between Feb. 6-7 students will vote on proposal to increase fees for athletics and transportation.
Courtesy of Gaige Davila/The Paisano

Gaige Davila

February 7, 2018

Change in fees relies upon student decision Students have the opportunity to vote on a proposed increase in athletics and transportation fees. On Feb. 6 and 7, voting will open on UTSA students’ RowdyLink accounts, where they can vote on each fee increase. The current athletics fee is $20 per s...

President sits with students

President Taylor Eighmy talks with a student about university issues and resolutions. Photo Courtesy of Taylor Zamora, The Paisano

Gaige Davila

October 4, 2017

UTSA President Eighmy met with hundreds of students Sept. 24 when he hosted “Pizza with the Prez” in the UC Ski Lodge, the first of several “meet and greet” events planned for the semester. “If I don’t remain connected to the students, I’m missing the whole opportunity of why I’m here a...

SGA heads to state capitol to advance UTSA agenda

SGA heads to state capitol to advance UTSA agenda

Isaac Serna

February 15, 2017

The Student Government Association (SGA) went toe-to-toe with the Texas government in Austin during UTSA Day at the Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 14. “SGA is one of several UTSA organizations going to the capitol,”  SGA Legislative Director Rebecca Conejo said, “We’re going during the 85th Legislature...

2015 SGA Candidate Preview: Secretary

March 2, 2015

To help students prepare for the upcoming Student Government Association (SGA) elections, the Paisano has contacted each student who has registered to run for a position on the Executive Board. Each candidate was asked the same questions: 1.) What experience and qualifications do you have that y...

2015 SGA Candidate Preview: President

March 1, 2015

To help students prepare for the upcoming Student Government Association (SGA) elections, the Paisano has contacted each student who has registered to run for a position on the Executive Board. Each candidate was asked the same questions: 1.) What experience and qualifications do you have that ...

2015 SGA Candidate Preview: Treasurer

March 1, 2015

To help students prepare for the upcoming Student Government Association (SGA) elections, the Paisano has contacted each student who has registered to run for a position on the Executive Board. Each candidate was asked the same questions: 1.) What experience and qualifications do you have that ...

2015 SGA Candidate Preview: Vice President

February 27, 2015

To help students prepare for the upcoming Student Government Association (SGA) elections, the Paisano has contacted each student who has registered to run for a position on the Executive Board. Each candidate was asked the same questions: 1.) What experience and qualifications do you have t...

Editorial: Students need to vote in order to be represented

March 5, 2013

Every semester, a portion of student fees are allotted to fund the UTSA Student Government Association (SGA), an organization that serves as the official advocate and voice of the student body. In the 2011-12 school year, this allotment of student fees culminated in an SGA budget of over $47,000 in orde...