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More aid soon to come for Texas vets

September 15, 2015

the Associated Press State Congress just closed, and Texas veterans are walking away with a number of new programs and benefits. As of Sept. 1, veterans and their spouses will be waived of application and examination fees for occupational licenses. A new grant program will sup...

Fashion Mistakes

September 7, 2015

Fashion mishaps happen every day, as no one is immune to style sins. The often rushed and frantic schedules of college students can lead to grievous dressing decisions. Part of developing an impeccable personal style is being aware of what does and what doesn’t work on your body. Learning from...

State College Aid Becoming Less Accessible for Middle Class Photo illustrations

September 1, 2015

Photo illustrations by Michael Stravato and Emily Albracht As a self-proclaimed member of the lower middle class, Lubbock resident Debra Spencer knew that paying for her kids' college would be a struggle. This year, however, that struggle has grown far beyond her expectations. The st...

Whatever Happened to… Robot Jones?

August 31, 2015

Copyright Cartoon Network and greg Miller. All Rights Reserved. Seriously, whatever did happen to Robot Jones? The twelfth of the original Cartoon Cartoons was a short-lived series that ran on Cartoon Network from mid 2002 to late 2003. The series centered around a teenage robot ...

Roadrunner Reflection

August 17, 2015

Photo Courtesy: Courtney Grant As a first generation college student, Courtney Hunter did not know what to expect of her college experience. “The only idea I had of college was from watching the TV show ‘A Different World,’” she says. Like any incoming college freshman, Hunter was exc...

Rage without regrets

August 17, 2015

Jade Cuevas, The Paisano Seven o’clock: the alarm grunts first. Class at ten; it slaps. Gut, head, joints, eyes — everything not yet sober. “No rag-rets,” jokes UTSA senior Ashley, a special education major who prefers not to use her last name. “I only have this year ...

Parties never go out of style

August 17, 2015

Myles Hamm Everybody has probably experienced this before: you get an invitation to a party. You walk into an apartment or house you’ve never been to before. It’s mysterious. The house, the lighting, the furniture — everything is foreign. There are five or six friends and strangers g...

Meet San Antonio music mogul Hydra Melody

Meet San Antonio music mogul Hydra Melody

Jade Cuevas

August 17, 2015

Minutes away from their show, the members of Hydra Melody mingle with guests, having a drink and making small talk. No sign of nerves, the band members are seasoned veterans when it comes to performing in their hometown. Hailing from the streets of San Antonio’s music scene, Hydra Melody is...

Sounds of San Antonio: A starter guide

August 17, 2015

Photo Courtesy of Hard Luck Rebels Invision Love Genre: Indie Pop. This San Antonio native band was born in 2011 and is comprised of seven members as well as a variety of instruments other than the conventional guitar and drums. You can find a ukulele and different brass instruments like...

Road Trippin’

August 17, 2015

Marcus Connolly, The Paisano I have been attending UTSA for almost two years and one of my biggest problems has not been schoolwork, but finding ways to entertain myself on the weekends. Going to parties and binge watching Netflix can only entertain you to a certain degree. Not to mentio...

The buzz about Bavarian

August 17, 2015

If you think the San Antonio area is only known for its Tex-Mex, think again. Located just outside of San Antonio at 5512 FM 78 Kirby, Bavarian Restaurant is one of the more hidden, unique diners San Antonio has to offer. Opposite of dilapidated railroad tracks, one wouldn't imagine that this rest...