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White nationalist activity under investigation

White nationalist activity  under investigation

Gaige Davila

December 6, 2017

In light of the white supremacist group Patriot Front’s hanging of a banner on UTSA’s main campus, UTSA Police Chief Gerald Lewis says campus police are prepared if more incidents occur, including if Patriot Front or other extremist groups demonstrated physically on campus. “We have to respec...

Sexual harassment uses social media for scope

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Enrique Bonilla

October 25, 2017

Victims of sexual misconduct tweet to identify magnitude   According to RAINN, America’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, every 98 seconds an American is sexually assaulted. Sexual assault affects millions of people across the entire spectrum of socioeconomic and ethnic classes. In ...

Run, hide, fight

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Danielle Throneberry

October 19, 2017

Run, hide and fight. These are the survival tactics the UTSA Emergency Response Guide advises in case of an active shooter on campus. Run: evacuate immediately if there is an escape route nearby; leave your belongings behind; do not try to move wounded people; and prevent others from entering the area....

Marijuana law slackens in SA

Editorial staff

October 4, 2017

Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar announced a new “cite and release” pilot program aiming to put fewer Bexar County residents, including members of the UTSA student body, in jail for nonviolent crimes—including marijuana possession offenses under four ounces. Instead of arresting offenders on the s...