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The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

Every Monday The Prospector releases a print edition of our publication. This means a long day of work every Monday that usually carries on into late hours of the night. Between...  Read More »

August 24, 2015 • 0 comments

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

July 6, 2015

Fireworks display for the 4th of July, 2015 at the Chamizal National Monument, El Paso, Texas

4th of July at Music Under the Stars

July 6, 2015

First Same-Sex Couples to Marry in El Paso

June 27, 2015

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VIDEO: UTEP Students on Legalization of Gay Marriage Across U.S.

June 26, 2015

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

June 22, 2015

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News

MyUTEP page gets an overhaul

MyUTEP page gets an overhaul

Luis Gonzalez, Editor in Chief

The main website for University of Texas at El Paso students has undergone a complete overhaul for the first time since it was launched almost 10 years ago. After a two-y...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Students look for alternatives when it comes to buying books

Students look for alternatives when it comes to buying books

Julio Cesar Chavez, Staff Reporter

According to the College Board, the average university student will spend $1,200 on books and supplies every year. Students are trying everything possible to bring that nu...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

SGA pushes for greater visibility and transparency

SGA pushes for greater visibility and transparency

Maria Esquinca, Managing Editor

On a Thursday evening, inside room 304 in Union East, a gavel is loudly struck signifying the commencement of the first Student Government Association senate meeting of th...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Texas Senator John Cornyn Visits UTEP

Texas Senator John Cornyn Visits UTEP

Maria Esquinca, Managing Editor

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) visited UTEP for a roundtable discussion regarding regional transportation challenges with local and state officials. At the roundtable...  Read More »

August 31, 2015 • 0 comments

UTEP ranked inside top 10 once again

UTEP ranked inside top 10 once again

Julio Cesar Chavez, Staff Reporter

Adrian Broaddus UTEP has been ranked as number 10 in the Top 10 list of universities across the country for the third year in a row by Washington Monthly Magazine. The magazine also placed UTEP as number one in social mobility for the fourth year running....  Read More »

August 25, 2015 • 0 comments

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Entertainment

Uptown Cheapskate offers affordable clothing

Uptown Cheapskate offers affordable clothing

Fernanda Leon, Staff Reporter

For many college students, the line between wearing trendy clothes or spending money on groceries and gas can be an extremely thin one. In many cases, both things can be of dir...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

New study seeks correlation between yoga and stress

New study seeks correlation between yoga and stress

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

The goal of a new study at The University of Texas at El Paso is to evaluate the impact of yoga on the stress and anxiety levels of students and their academic focus. The st...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

A beautiful ‘Madness’

A beautiful ‘Madness’

Jose Soto, Entertainment Editor

The year has already seen many highly prolific albums dropped by some major artists. It seems, however, that one album has drawn both the most attention and anticipation ...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

La Parada celebrates five year anniversary

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

Every first Friday of every month for the last five years has been one where local musicians, artists and enthusiasts gather together to celebrate the art scene here in El Pa...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

The El Paso Greek Festival served up a good time

The El Paso Greek Festival served up a good time

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

On Sunday, Aug. 23, my stepmom and I made our way to the El Paso Greek Festival on Festival Street. Housed inside giant white tents next to the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox...  Read More »

August 26, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports

Miners ready for Arkansas in Fayetteville

Miners ready for Arkansas in Fayetteville

Adrian Broaddus, Staff Reporter

Entering his third season as head coach, Sean Kugler and his squad launch their 2015 season on the road against the nationally ranked Arkansas Razorbacks this Saturday in F...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Leftwich secures starting spot at quaterback

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

After a long and drawn out battle, UTEP football head coach Sean Kugler named sophomore Mack Leftwich the starting quarterback for the Miners. Throughout the spring and summer the quart...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Miners and Lobos renew rivalry starting in 2016

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

The rivalry is back on. Starting in the 2016-17 season, the UTEP and New Mexico men’s basketball teams will play each other in regular season play for the first time si...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

Chihuahuas get blitzed by OKC pitching

Chihuahuas get blitzed by OKC pitching

Adrian Broaddus, Staff Reporter

Through the first two games against the Oklahoma City Dodgers, the Chihuahuas put up 25 hits and 14 runs. However, the consistent hitting by the home team would not be enough...  Read More »

August 30, 2015 • 0 comments

Chihuahuas drop third straight

Chihuahuas drop third straight

Adrian Broaddus, Staff Reporter

In the past three games Colorado Springs Sky Sox’ pitching towered over the Chihuahuas hitting; however, in the top of the 4th inning with two outs it was the hitting th...  Read More »

August 25, 2015 • 0 comments

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LGBT

Equality for better or for worse

Equality for better or for worse

Juan Raygoza, Contributor

One month after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the ban on same sex-marriage as illegal, new questions arise when it comes to the new ruling such as adoption rights for same-sex ...  Read More »

July 21, 2015 • 0 comments

First Same-Sex Couples to Marry in El Paso

June 27, 2015

gaymarriage

June 26, 2015

Yairo Herrera waves to the crowd and media while holding the hand of his new husband, Luke Oleander

Love wins in El Paso

June 26, 2015

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Perspectives

Lock and loaded for campus

Alonso Moreno, Copy Editor

As we are roughly a year away from guns being allowed on campus, I would like to take a look back at some of the prominent arguments that were made for concealed guns on campu...  Read More »

September 1, 2015 • 0 comments

The El Paso Greek Festival served up a good time

The El Paso Greek Festival served up a good time

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

On Sunday, Aug. 23, my stepmom and I made our way to the El Paso Greek Festival on Festival Street. Housed inside giant white tents next to the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox...  Read More »

August 26, 2015 • 0 comments

One more first day of school

Luis Gonzalez, Editor in Chief

I’ve never liked the first day of school, no matter how many of them I’ve had – and I have had way too many during my college career. I will never understand how pe...  Read More »

August 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Utility bills increase

Utility bills increase

Jacobo De la Rosa, Layout Editor

August 10, 2015 • 0 comments

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