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Denim Day Fashion Show brings awareness to sexual assault

Denim Day Fashion Show brings awareness to sexual assault

Andres Martinez, Staff Photographer

In support of  Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Office of Student Life hosted the Denim Day Fashion Show on Wednesday April 22, 2015. The show was held at the Union...  Read More »

April 22, 2015 • 0 comments

Professor aims to help turn rotting trash into a profit

Professor aims to help turn rotting trash into a profit

Alonso Moreno, Staff Reporter

Landfills, with rotting waste as far as the eye can see, may soon stop being a problem and an eyesore, as a new patent may transform them into profit-making...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Regional water shortages prompt researchers for change

Regional water shortages prompt researchers for change

Maria Esquinca, Copy Editor

Josiah Heyman, professor of sociology and anthropology, and William Hargrove, director of the Center for Environmental Resource Management, come from two very...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Unveiling of Centennial Plaza

Unveiling of Centennial Plaza

Michaela Roman and Amanda Guillen

After several missed deadlines, the Centennial...  Read More »

April 18, 2015 • 1 comment

UTEP organizations #DemandBetter

Maria Esquinca, Copy Editor

Around 20 students representing various organizations around campus came together to demand more awareness for...  Read More »

April 16, 2015 • 0 comments

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Entertainment

Earth Day fashion show presents recycled trends

Earth Day fashion show presents recycled trends

Fernanda Leon, Contributor

The Office of Student Life will be presenting their annual Earth Day Fashion Show at noon on April 21 at the Union Plaza stage. The fashion...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Local markets celebrate Earth Day with homegrown crops

Local markets celebrate Earth Day with homegrown crops

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

In an effort to benefit the Earth and stay healthy, many people grow their own crops and sell what they grow at farmers markets. There are...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

‘Mary Poppins’ comes to the UTEP Dinner Theatre

‘Mary Poppins’ comes to the UTEP Dinner Theatre

Fernanda Leon, Contributor

A capacity crowd witnessed an evening full of memories and much fun at the opening night performance of “Mary Poppins” at 7 p.m. April 17 at the UTEP Dinner...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Union Gallery features third annual Earth week Exhibit

Union Gallery features third annual Earth week Exhibit

Valerie Herrera, Staff Reporter

Celebrating and protecting the Earth is the mission of this year’s Earth Week exhibition, which will open April 22 at the Union Gallery, located...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

FloraFEST fundraiser to benefit Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

FloraFEST fundraiser to benefit Chihuahuan Desert Gardens

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

The UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens will be hosting the 2015 FloraFEST native plant sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 25 and...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports

Chihuahuas knock River Cats around, win second straight

Chihuahuas knock River Cats around, win second straight

Luis Gonzalez, Sports Editor

After last night’s win, Chihuahua’s manager Pat Murphy was looking for consistency on offense. He got it tonight. El Paso scored at least a run in six of eight innings...  Read More »

April 22, 2015 • 0 comments

Chihuahuas open series with win

Chihuahuas open series with win

Luis Gonzalez

Up since 3 a.m. this morning, the El Paso Chihuahuas had a long trip back home after a four-game series...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Chihuahuas return home after road success

Chihuahuas return home after road success

Luis Gonzalez, Sports Editor

The El Paso Chihuahuas went on the road for the first time this season looking for their first series win. With a game to go in the series, the Chihuahuas assured...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Softball faces crucial home series

Softball faces crucial home series

Jason Green, Staff Reporter

UTEP softball is preparing to honor the teams’ seniors when they welcome Marshall for a three-game series. Senior Day is always a big deal...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Men’s golf aims to keep season alive

Men’s golf aims to keep season alive

Juan Carlos Navarrete, Staff Reporter

The golf team will be playing in Texarkana, Ark., for the Conference USA Tournament and for a chance to keep their season going by advancing to nationals. ...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

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Perspectives

Bugging the Litter Bugs

Bugging the Litter Bugs

Amanda Guillen, Managing Editor

Growing up I was always known to be the uptight, prissy and spotless little girl. Now at 21-years-old, and not much has changed. This all...  Read More »

April 21, 2015 • 0 comments

Texas Tramples the LGBT Community

Maria Esquinca, Copy Editor

As I stood in front of the restroom of the Family Life Center in Austin, an older lady came out of one the stalls. She said “hold up, I’m just going to put...  Read More »

April 14, 2015 • 0 comments

S.B. 185: More Political BS

Ben Woolridge, Staff Reporter

Allowing local law enforcement to ask people, who they detain or arrest, for their legal status is just another political ploy that will only keep our borders...  Read More »

April 7, 2015 • 0 comments

No dream for DREAMers

No dream for DREAMers

Amanda Guillen, Managing Editor

Flashing back four years ago when I began searching for a university to attend, one of my main concerns was the cost of tuition of the university. This...  Read More »

April 1, 2015 • 0 comments

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