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The Prospector’s Monday night playlist

Every Tuesday 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 »

July 21, 2014 • 0 comments

The Prospector’s Monday night playlist

July 14, 2014

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KLAQ Great River Raft Race 2014

July 13, 2014

The Prospector’s Monday night playlist

July 7, 2014

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18th annual Independence parade

July 5, 2014

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35th annual Independence Day “People’s Parade”

July 4, 2014

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Female wheeled out from Union Building by EMTs

Female wheeled out from Union Building by EMTs

Jose Soto

An unidentified female wearing the uniform of the food service department on campus, Sodexo, was wheeled out from the third floor of the Union East and taken...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Number of immigrants entering U.S. border continues to rise, local initiatives form to aid

Jose Soto , Staff Reporter

Approximately 2,000 undocumented immigrants were flown into the El Paso area in June coming mainly from the South Texas region. They now await immigration hearings...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

States use ballot initiatives to increase minimum wage

Kate Winkle, SHFWire reporter

When a bill to increase the minimum wage failed in the Nebraska Legislature, state Sen. Jeremy Nordquist, of Omaha, tried a different tactic. ...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Disparities between male and female tenured professors still prevalent

Disparities between male and female tenured professors still prevalent

Maria Esquinca, Staff Reporter

National statistics and trends reveal that women have lower percentages of tenure track positions than men despite a higher number of women entering the doctoral...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Local nonprofit aids undocumented with civil and human rights

Lorain Watters , Editor in Chief

 Undocumented and poor—a common combination in people along the southwest region of Texas where individuals travel to the U.S. for...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

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Entertainment

Web series to portray the community

Web series to portray the community

Ashley Muñoz, Staff Reporter

Destination El Paso and PBS station KCOS have teamed up to launch a web series called “Only in El Paso,” a project intended to promote the city through a...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Texas Tattoo Showdown—a growing tradition among El Pasoans

Texas Tattoo Showdown—a growing tradition among El Pasoans

Ashley Muñoz , Staff Reporter

The country’s largest tattoo and music festival, Texas Tattoo Showdown, returns to El Paso for the fifth time on July 18-20, featuring more than 300 tattoo...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Children of the Fries designs a healthy lifestyle

Children of the Fries designs a healthy lifestyle

Kimberly Valle, Contributor

You might have spotted their funky t-shirts, caps and stickers among the crowds at Neon Desert Music Festival. They were the products of Children of the Fries,...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

‘Chess’ to captivate audience with new adaptation

‘Chess’ to captivate audience with new adaptation

Lesly Limon , Staff Reporter

The cast of “Chess” is ready to rock out the house on opening night July 11 at the UTEP Dinner Theatre. “Chess The Musical” marks...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Building young readers, one book at a time

Building young readers, one book at a time

Andrea Acosta and Kimberly Valle

The Little Free Library, a movement that was first started in Wisconsin, has expanded over the past five years. As a result of its success, El Paso has joined...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

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Frontera

La Copa Mundial en la frontera

La Copa Mundial en la frontera

Héctor Bernal, Staff Reporter

Se dice que el deporte paraliza el tiempo, y que en muchos casos acapara las miradas de millones. Pero solo existe un evento al que se le reconoce por atraer...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Ricardo Quezada, estudiante de antropología, estudia para sus clases en la Union ala Este.

La edad no detiene a la educación

June 24, 2014

Visión México helps Mexican and other international students find a career in their home country.

Estudiantes cambian perspectiva de trabajar en Mexico

May 6, 2014

The Rock House Café and Gallery proveé un espacio libre para artistas de todas las disciplinas.

Escena artística crece en la región fronteriza

April 29, 2014

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Sports

Top five stories lines from the 2014 FIFA World Cup

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

It’s time to reflect on the world’s most popular tournament now that the World Cup has concluded. From the group stage to the final match, there were shocking...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Chihuahuas poised to make postseason run

Chihuahuas poised to make postseason run

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

Heading into the All-Star break, the El Paso Chihuahuas seem to be hitting their stride. The rabid fans of El Paso seem to be right in line with the Chihuahuas...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

A homesick Jackson departs UTEP

A homesick Jackson departs UTEP

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

It’s déjà vu all over again for the UTEP Miners basketball program. Three-star recruit Mar’Qywell Jackson is reportedly leaving the program, according...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Apathetic Argentine

Luis Gonzalez , Staff Reporter

Until recently soccer’s Mt. Olympus has had two and only two—Pele and Diego Armando Maradona.  However, over the last decade, one player...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

World Cup Recap: Germany vs. Argentina

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

A drought was going to end for one team in the 2014 FIFA World Cup final—two great nations would meet at the apex of the biggest stage in the world. A win for Germany would...  Read More »

July 13, 2014 • 0 comments

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Perspectives

Apathetic Argentine

Luis Gonzalez , Staff Reporter

Until recently soccer’s Mt. Olympus has had two and only two—Pele and Diego Armando Maradona.  However, over the last decade, one player...  Read More »

July 15, 2014 • 0 comments

Immigrant minors should not be sent back

Immigrant minors should not be sent back

Aaron Montes, Staff Reporter

The United States government needs to stop playing politics with what is clearly a humanitarian issue. For a month now, the...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Future for MLS in El Paso still bright

Future for MLS in El Paso still bright

Javier Cortez, Sports Editor

On July 6, the exhibition match between Chivas Guadalajara and Cruzeiro E.C. added more fuel to the fire as El Pasoans are strung out on the world’s most popular...  Read More »

July 8, 2014 • 0 comments

Mexico can dream again

Luis Gonzalez , Staff Reporter

It came down to one game where the result meant everything. Whatever had been done prior, wouldn’t matter. It would be undone if the result at the end of 90...  Read More »

June 24, 2014 • 0 comments

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Blog

You are beautiful

Maria Esquinca, Staff Reporter

Editor’s note: Maria Esquinca is a staff reporter at The Prospector and recently visited Indonesia for a study abroad program. A...  Read More »

July 14, 2014 • 0 comments

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