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Rainbow Miner Graduation Hosts 51 Graduates

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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DWI will cost you more than a mug shot

DWI will cost you more than a mug shot

Christian Vasquez, The Prospector

Memorial Day, May 30, started off what the American Automobile Association calls the “100 deadliest days for teens,” which refers to the fact that approximately 1,02...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

UTEP LSPI makes the lawyers of the future

UTEP LSPI makes the lawyers of the future

Rene Delgadillo, Staff Reporter

Coffee and all-nighters are a huge part of the lifestyle of some of the students who are enrolled in the summer Law School Preparation Institute at UTEP. LSPI is offered to s...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Streetcar project takes Oregon Street

Streetcar project takes Oregon Street

Grecia Sanchez, Staff Reporter

For over 30 years, El Paso’s streetcars have been stored at El Paso International Airport. Now they are in the process of being restored as a $97-million dollar grant wil...  Read More »

June 14, 2016 • 0 comments

In memory of student Richard Madrigal

In memory of student Richard Madrigal

Michaela Román, Editor-in-Chief

The El Paso community is mourning the loss of UTEP student Richard “Rick” Madrigal. On Sunday, June 12, police officers responded to a possible homicide and foun...  Read More »

June 13, 2016 • 0 comments

We’re in this together

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

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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ new album a ‘dark necessity’

Red Hot Chili Peppers’ new album a ‘dark necessity’

Julia Hettiger, Entertainment Editor

The newest music from the Red Hot Chili Peppers can be described as a combination of both renewal and survival. In their new album, “The Getaway,” the Chili Peppers seemi...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Smash Mouth to join  Music Under the Stars  at Cohen Stadium

Smash Mouth to join Music Under the Stars at Cohen Stadium

Andria Granado, Contributor

The American rock band Smash Mouth will perform at Cohen Stadium on June 26 as part of the Music Under the Stars series. The performance will be the fourth of eight shows i...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

‘Finding Dory’ worth seeing

‘Finding Dory’ worth seeing

Allison Livermore, Contributor

The forgetful, yet unforgettable, blue tang named Dory has been given her own movie years after the release of “Finding Nemo.” Director Adam Stanton brings back the fami...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Goo Goo Dolls save second day of Streetfest

Goo Goo Dolls save second day of Streetfest

Julia Hettiger, Entertainment Editor

By the time the sun set on Saturday, many festival-goers had gathered on San Antonio street to watch day two of Streetfest’s headliners, Collective Soul and the Goo Goo Dolls at the Budweiser stage. Th...  Read More »

June 19, 2016 • 3 comments

Downtown Streetfest begins annual two-day festival

Downtown Streetfest begins annual two-day festival

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

Kicking off the two-day annual festival, the 2016 El Paso Downtown Street Festival delivered both highs and lows to the center of the city for its first day of showi...  Read More »

June 18, 2016 • 0 comments

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C-USA Track Athlete of the Year

C-USA Track Athlete of the Year

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

After finishing her first outdoor season in astonishing fashion, freshman hurdler Tobi Amusan was named the 2016 Conference USA Track Athlete of the Year. Amusan was honored w...  Read More »

June 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Barnes adds depth to Miner guards

Barnes adds depth to Miner guards

Shericka Lawrence, Contributor

The UTEP men’s basketball team lost forward Earvin Morris to graduation and leading scorer Lee Moore, who decided to forego his senior year to pursue a professional career. Forwa...  Read More »

June 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Crown the King: third time is the charm for LeBron

Crown the King: third time is the charm for LeBron

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

When the clock struck zero, LeBron James did something he had never done before after winning a NBA Championship—he broke down in tears. Everyone said he could not succeed this ...  Read More »

June 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Amusan steals silver at NCAA Championships

Amusan steals silver at NCAA Championships

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

Freshman hurdler Tobi Amusan raced her best on the grandest stage: the NCAA Championships this past weekend. It began on Thursday, June 9, when Amusan saved her season by...  Read More »

June 14, 2016 • 0 comments

Ehhh PUTO! it should be stopped

Rene Delgadillo, Staff Reporter

The word “puto” has become a major issue for the International Federation of Association Football, or FIFA, and the Mexican national soccer team. The word has become the ...  Read More »

June 14, 2016 • 0 comments

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We’re in this together

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

Former UTEP student Adriano Perez speaks about his transition and how Equality Texas is an important support system for the transgender community.

The Right to Choose

June 7, 2016

GayMarriageCOVERWEB_01

Equality for better or for worse

July 21, 2015

First Same-Sex Couples to Marry in El Paso

June 27, 2015

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Perspectives

LSPI- torture and treasure

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

If I could describe the Law School Preparatory Institute in three words, it would be knowledge in madness. In no way, shape or form am I fully committing to law school or wan...  Read More »

June 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Crown the King: third time is the charm for LeBron

Adrian Broaddus, Sports Editor

When the clock struck zero, LeBron James did something he had never done before after winning a NBA Championship—he broke down in tears. Everyone said he could not succeed this ...  Read More »

June 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Keep sending prayers though…

Jason Green, Contributor

Ho-hum… another day, another mass shooting in America. We must look so ridiculous to our brethren across the Western world. Not just because we have a Day-Glo orange, pomp...  Read More »

June 14, 2016 • 0 comments

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