The Paisano

A conversation Eighmy doesn’t want to have

“The three absent Eighmys,” Illustrated by Emmanuelle Maher

Editorial Board

February 19, 2020

In the wake of a tragedy, whom do students expect to hear from? No one other than the leader of our university: President Dr. Taylor Eighmy. One of the most tragic events in our community, a completed on-campus suicide, occurred in December. In the wake of this tragedy, when students looked for leader...

President Eighmy seeks campus improvement

Eighmy plans for expansion at the Downtown Campus.

Heather Montoya

January 22, 2019

President Eighmy’s priorities for 2019 emphasize the university’s strategic initiatives, next capital campaign and funding. The strategic initiative that Eighmy would like to highlight for students is the Classroom to Career initiative. Kimberly Andrews Espy, provost and vice president for academic...

Leadership lends their ear

Editorial staff

October 19, 2017

The Paisano hosted a special guest during its last week’s general staff meeting. He’s been in our headlines, on our front pages, and is featured on the cover of the Sombrilla—President Taylor Eighmy, the face of UTSA. A president’s visit is an important opportunity for a student-run organization:...

Editorial: An Interim President’s Precedent

Photo by Benjamin Shirani

Editorial Board

July 1, 2017

The UT Board of Regents unanimously selected Dr. Taylor Eighmy of the University of Tennessee (UTK) as the finalist for the presidency at the University of Texas at San Antonio. A campus visit and a final vote await, but it is safe to say an important transition to our university has begun. Following...

Finalist Chosen for UTSA’s Next President

Courtesy of University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Gaige Davila

June 30, 2017

The University of Texas System Board of Regents named Taylor Eighmy, vice-chancellor of research and engagement at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, as the sole finalist for UTSA president. The Board of Regents met Friday morning in Austin and interviewed candidates in a closed session, anno...