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Sliding into DM's

Sliding into DM’s

Tali Duarte, Assistant Magazine Editor May 28, 2020

Technology over the past decade has evolved rapidly, making revolutionary changes to our day-to-day lives. It has transformed the way humans communicate, work, entertain and educate themselves as well...

The Office of Information Technology has been renamed. Photo by Ellyson Ortega

Office of Information Technology changes operation model

Heather Montoya October 16, 2019

The Office of Information Technology (OIT) will now be called University Technology Solutions (UTS). Kendra Ketchum, UTSA vice president for information management and technology, sent out an email announcing...

The art of listening

The art of listening

Ryan Houston-Dial September 17, 2019

Today, communication has many more facets than most could have imagined in the past. Due to technological innovations, individuals now possess smartphones that have convenient functions such as a calendar,...

Photo by Lindsey Thomas

Do not read this

Joseph Torres September 17, 2019

Imagine having unlimited information in the palm of your hand. How would you use this power? The First Amendment protects an individual’s right to freedom of speech and freedom of the press. Regrettably,...

Libo Li and Ruibiao Lin are researchers in this project.

Research improves plastic and petroleum production

Carlos Prado November 28, 2018

UTSA’s chemistry department has made discoveries that could potentially change manufactures’ production of plastics and petroleum. Over 90 percent of the everyday products people use have a form of...

'90s Tech Revolution

’90s Tech Revolution

Jessica Salinas November 20, 2017

The 1990s, in some ways, was the true beginning of the electronic age. Personal computers evolved from curiosities into essential, ubiquitous parts of everyday life. Information evolved from...

Net Neutrality: Preserving the fundamental ideals of the internet

March 9, 2014

The internet plays a huge role in the day-to-day functions of every American and UTSA student. Whether people are researching diligently, listening to music, or watching movies, chances are they are...

Commentary: The depersonalization of people in everyday life

March 5, 2013

I walked into a business the other day and asked the customer service representative for help with some minor task. I was directed to a website. “Well, I’m here already.” I said, “Let’s just...

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