Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Independent Student Newspaper for the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Paisano

Paisano Poll: Valentine’s Day

Kaitlyn Rosas, Multimedia Editor February 14, 2022

Today we talked to students to gather their stance on Valentine’s Day. Let’s see what they have to share about the often commercialized holiday, how they believe the day should be spent, and who they...



February 14, 2021

Happy Valentine's Day to my favorite guy. And, yes, Happy Valentine's Day to Sandy, too. Love, Diane —————————————————————————————————————————— Diane, Thank...

Big hearts cost big bucks

Big hearts cost big bucks

Ana Cecilia Martinez, Copy Editing Coordinator February 11, 2020

After the main winter holidays are over, a new year begins and school starts. It seems as though the weeks drag out and the world is mundane again. That is, until the infamous love holiday, Valentine’s...

Photo Credit: Andrew Salinas/@AK_4hoto7

Dear AJ: Can you be friends with your ex?

Alejandro Lopez February 19, 2019

Hello my fellow readers! As Valentine's Day came and went, I noticed on social media that a lot of people were bringing up old thoughts and feelings for their ex-boyfriends/girlfriends. Many expressed...

Photo Credit: Andrew Salinas/@AK_4hoto7

Dear AJ: Don’t feel single on Valentine’s Day

Alejandro Lopez February 13, 2019

Valentine’s Day. A day dedicated to not only to St. Valentine, but to “romance.” This may be a wonderful day for loving individuals in relationships, but for those that don’t have a significant...

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State of the Union – Valentine’s Day and Black History

Kimiya Factory February 14, 2018

Is it a coincidence that Valentine’s day and black history share the same month? I suppose that’s one’s own opinion, but since both topics are current can we talk about black love? I know it’s...

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Relationship benefit the heart and the college career

Isaac Serna February 14, 2018

A healthy relationship can uplift and empower students to achieve their academic goals. In light of Valentine’s day, students should make the distinction between how their love-life can help their pursuits....

Valentine’s Day reminds us to tolerate differences

Jeremiah Hobbs February 15, 2017

Let’s talk about love. Better yet, let’s talk about a different kind of love, a word less used—now more than ever: tolerance. The sky is baby-blue as I write this; a warm, Texan-winter air has settled...

‘Bridge of Love’ remembers love of two former UTSA students

Nicole Rowse February 14, 2017

If you’re a UTSA student or faculty member, then you’ve probably seen the bridge connecting the Flawn Sciences building to the Art building. However, many of us don’t know the story behind the bridge. Many...

Pony Express

Pony Express

Diego Montoya February 8, 2017

Have you ever wanted to write a love letter to your loved one using a typewriter or calligraphy pens? Well, now you have the opportunity to do so! The Briscoe Western Art Museum, which is located downtown,...

Tristan Ipock, The Paisano

V-day Massacre

Samantha Ceballos February 8, 2017

Valentine’s Day is a 24 hour period where people display their feelings toward others. Couples are able to prance around in a cloud of love and express their emotions. But in 1929 on Valentine’s Day,...

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