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Rainbow Miner Graduation Hosts 51 Graduates

Amanda Guillen, Editor-in-Chief

This year's Rainbow Miner Graduation hosted 51 seniors for their annual event. This year it was held at the UTEP Alumni Lodge on May 13 from 6-8 p.m.

May 14, 2016 • 0 comments

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

May 2, 2016

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

April 25, 2016

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

April 18, 2016

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

April 11, 2016

The Prospector’s Monday Night Playlist

April 5, 2016

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Nickelodeon presents interracial gay couple on “The Loud House”

Rene Delgadillo, Reporter

Nickelodeon aired an episode of “The Loud House” on July 20 featuring an interracial gay couple. This children’s cartoon is about Lincoln, a kid who is growing up with...  Read More »

July 21, 2016 • 0 comments

‘Pokémon Go’: Entertainment or Menace?

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

It may be over 100 degrees under the blistering sun during the late afternoon, but crowds of hunters will be out trying to find a Pokémon to brag about to the rest of th...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

UTEP talent present at El Paso International Airport

Rene Delgadillo, Staff Reporter

Two UTEP staff members recently contributed their work to enhance the El Paso International Airport’s new three-story, 18-acre expansion that now houses the airport’s r...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

A Call for Change

Michaela Roman and Christian Vasquez

As the sun sets in downtown El Paso, a row of people on a small stage hold up photos of the black men and women police have killed. In front, candles burn brightly behin...  Read More »

July 12, 2016 • 0 comments

UTEP helps high school students take first steps into the world of business

Christian Vasquez, Staff Reporter

The University of Texas at El Paso will host the third-annual Rookie Entrepreneurship Program from July 18-23. The program will bring together 23 high school students inte...  Read More »

July 12, 2016 • 0 comments

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Pitbull’s return to El Paso does not disappoint

Angel Ulloa, Photo Editor

Grammy Award-winning artist, Pitbull, returned to El Paso on Wednesday, July 20th for The Bad Man Tour, and brought a special guest along with him. Prince Royce opened up...  Read More »

July 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Nickelodeon presents interracial gay couple on “The Loud House”

Rene Delgadillo, Reporter

Nickelodeon aired an episode of “The Loud House” on July 20 featuring an interracial gay couple. This children’s cartoon is about Lincoln, a kid who is growing up with...  Read More »

July 21, 2016 • 0 comments

UTEP students promote individuality through clothing brand

Allison Livermore, Contributor

American Nonsense is a locally based clothing brand that brings a new meaning to the party-goer lifestyle. Founder Trevor Hines, a junior kinesiology and communications major,...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Meal deals for the student wallet

Eric Vasquez, Staff Reporter

We’re heading into the back nine of summer and while we’re tanned extra crispy and finally getting that beach bod we planned for in March, the vacation hangover is start...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Steve Miller Band to perform at the Don Haskins Center

Andria Granado, Contributor

The American rock group, the Steve Miller Band, will perform at the Don Haskins Center July 29 as part of the group’s 2016 North American Summer Tour. The tour, which was ...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

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Chihuahuas best Redbirds to close the series

Shericka Lawrence, Reporter

In front of a sell out crowd, the El Paso Chihuahuas were down to start the first 3 innings in their last game of the four-game series against the Memphis Redbirds, but the...  Read More »

July 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Coyotes host tryouts for local Major Arena Soccer team

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

  Putting together the pieces to their new franchise, the El Paso Coyotes held open tryouts on Thursday, July 21. The Coyotes will be debuting in the Major Arena...  Read More »

July 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Amusan leaps to World Championships and seeks Rio

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

She stares at the runway ahead of her, which seems so unfamiliar to sophomore hurdles standout Tobi Amusan. It is the same track that she practices on, with the same coach helpin...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Questions going into football’s summer training camp

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

As August rolls around the corner, the UTEP football team will retreat to the mountains of Ruidoso and begin their annual training camp on Aug. 3. This camp will allow the sq...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Sounds’ five home runs dominates Chihuahuas

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

After coming back from the all-star break, the Chihuahuas fell big to the Nashville Sounds, 13-3, on Thursday, July 14. The Sounds bashed five home runs in their victory,...  Read More »

July 15, 2016 • 0 comments

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We’re in this together

Michaela Román, Editor in Chief

  As the arches spanning over Interstate 10 in downtown El Paso were lit up in rainbow-colored lights, hundreds of El Pasoans gathered on Sunday, June 12, around the newly restored San...  Read More »

June 13, 2016 • 0 comments

The Right to Choose

June 7, 2016

Equality for better or for worse

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First Same-Sex Couples to Marry in El Paso

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Perspectives

Against the Box

Christian Vasquez, Staff Reporter

Hundreds of thousands have gathered in protest of the brutality they say the police have inflicted on minorities, and millions of people have watched tragedy after tragedy...  Read More »

July 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Why #BlackLivesMatter

Andres Martinez

Citizens of El Paso hold up a Black Lives Matter banner at San Jacinto Plaza.

Why #BlackLivesMatter

Rene Delgadillo, Staff Reporter

It’s hard to express the way I feel about the death of two black men and five Dallas police officers. I’m sad, scared and confused as to why this happened. Different o...  Read More »

July 12, 2016 • 0 comments

SCOTUS vs. Immigration Plan

Special to The Prospector

SCOTUS vs. Immigration Plan

Rene Delgadillo, Staff Reporter

The 4-4 Supreme Court tie that blocked President Barack Obama’s plan on immigration illustrates a horrible reality in this country: people are afraid of losing their place i...  Read More »

July 5, 2016 • 0 comments

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