The Prospector

UTEP to host state of the border presentation

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 5, 2013

Filed under News

UTEP and the Borderplex Alliance will host a presentation of the State of the Border Report and discussion Friday, Sept. 6 at 3 p.m. in the UGLC room 128. The event is free and open to the public. Erik Lee, associate director...

Associated Collegiate Press announces The Prospector as a finalist

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 5, 2013

Filed under News

On Sept. 5, the Associated Collegiate Press announced several finalists from across the nation for best multimedia news, feature and other categories. The Prospector was chosen as a finalist for best multimedia news story for...

White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to hold town hall meeting at UTEP

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 5, 2013

Filed under News

The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics (WHIEEH) and UTEP will host a town hall meeting Sept. 6 at 4 p.m. in the Tomás Rivera Conference Center, UTEP Union Building East, third floor regarding Hispanics...

Parking lot closures begin today for Minerpalooza

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 5, 2013

Filed under News

Sept. 5 – Sept. 7, parking lots will begin to close in preparation for Minerpalooza. They include: Perimeter Parking Lot P-9: Thursday, Sept. 5 – the lot will be closed at 5:00 p.m. Permit holders may park in all Remote,...

Newly-enacted Texas legislation that may affect you

S. David Ramirez, Staff reporter

September 4, 2013

Filed under News

More than 600 new laws from the Texas Legislature took effect September 1.  Some of these laws, which have already been signed by Republican Gov. Rick Perry, may directly impact students. Here are 14 new bills that may affect...

Congressman Beto O’Rourke to hold town hall meeting tonight

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 3, 2013

Filed under News

U.S. Congressman Beto O'Rourke will host a town hall meeting today from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the El Paso Community Foundation room, first floor of the Mills Building at 333 N. Oregon. He will discuss Syria-related issues and...

Targeted Blackboard Phishing Scam

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

August 29, 2013

Filed under News

Another phishing e-mail message is currently being circulated around The University of Texas at El Paso. This message pretends to be from Blackboard and states that “An important course form has been posted…”. It then...

Assayer of Student Opinion.
News