The Prospector

Lorain Watters
Lorain Watters is a senior psychology and multimedia journalism major. She is currently the managing editor at The Prospector, previously holding the position of entertainment editor.

Along with the newspaper and classes, Lorain is also a part of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars honors organization on campus.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading at coffeeshops, discovering new music and driving. Lorain strives to work for the New York Times or the Huffington Post in the future.

Lorain Watters, Editor-in-chief Editor

Dec 12, 2014
Sharing services lack regulation, enough liability, critics say (Story/Media)
Nov 23, 2014
Immigrants’ message to Obama: The people have his back (Story/Media)
Nov 10, 2014
Living in harmony: Republicans, Democrats, independents working together (Story)
Nov 10, 2014
VA wants better job opportunities, health care for vets (Story)
Nov 04, 2014
Election headaches? (Story)
Oct 28, 2014
Election apps are on the rise, but online voting is not (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Tom Lea’s influence in the nation’s capital, my home away from home (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Artist Tom Lea commemorated, American murals to be better preserved (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Tom Lea’s influence in the nation’s capital, my home away from home (Story)
Sep 23, 2014
Rankings released for ‘America’s worst colleges’ (Story)
Sep 19, 2014
White House launches campaign to prevent campus sexual assaults (Story)
Sep 18, 2014
‘Orange is the New Black’ author receives award for work to reform prisons (Story)
Sep 16, 2014
Civilian robotics emerge with legislative questions trailing behind (Story)
Sep 09, 2014
Rubén Salazar, the voice of a generation (Story)
Jul 08, 2014
Local nonprofit aids undocumented with civil and human rights (Story)
Jun 10, 2014
Tumblr goes to the White House (Story)
May 06, 2014
Female students progress through male-dominated STEM workforce (Story)
Apr 29, 2014
Psychology major spray paints the city like a canvas (Story)
Apr 22, 2014
Miner Recycling System initiated on campus (Story)
Apr 15, 2014
Tuition increases, my wallet ceases (Story)
Apr 15, 2014
Proposal for tuition involves 3 percent increase (Story)
Apr 08, 2014
A minority within the minority: Arab heritage intersects Hispanic culture (Story)
Apr 01, 2014
Deadline extended for affordable health insurance (Story)
Mar 04, 2014
A sold out concert (Story)
Mar 04, 2014
Chemistry professor starts radio segment to showcase campus-wide research (Story)
Feb 18, 2014
The Sun City Digitalized by Duo (Story)
Feb 11, 2014
The girl next door: student dancer shares her story (Story)
Feb 04, 2014
Good guy Google releases innovative app for your money (Story)
Jan 21, 2014
10 million set aside for centennial preparation (Story)
Jan 21, 2014
Former student begins recycling initiative at UTEP (Story)
Dec 03, 2013
Commencement ceremony to be streamed live on KFOX-TV (Story)
Nov 26, 2013
Holiday parade route changed due to construction (Story)
Nov 20, 2013
The Prospector staff travels to New Orleans for media awards (Media)
Nov 19, 2013
Jaime Picks Up: Episode 8 (Media)
Nov 19, 2013
Why you should choose local over chain (Story)
Nov 11, 2013
Drug policy symposium brings big names to campus (Story)
Oct 22, 2013
Student survives fall, shares story (Story/Media)
Oct 22, 2013
Campus cats find support through community programs (Story)
Oct 15, 2013
Monastere awaits trial for fondling three women on campus (Story)
Oct 15, 2013
Construction causes trouble for students with disabilities (Story)
Oct 14, 2013
Accident at Union raises safety concerns (Story)
Oct 08, 2013
Construction plays no favorites (Story)
Sep 24, 2013
Coffee and tea go their separate ways (Story/Media)
Sep 24, 2013
The Affordable Care Act wants you (and your money) (Story)
Sep 17, 2013
Top national jobs not common in El Paso, students consider leaving (Story)
Sep 12, 2013
J.K. Rowling partners with Warner Bros. for new series (Story)
Sep 10, 2013
Students voice concerns on security (Story)
Sep 05, 2013
UTEP to host state of the border presentation (Story)
Sep 05, 2013
Associated Collegiate Press announces The Prospector as a finalist (Story)
Sep 05, 2013
White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics to hold town hall meeting at UTEP (Story)
Sep 05, 2013
Parking lot closures begin today for Minerpalooza (Story)
Sep 03, 2013
O’Rourke to vote ‘no’ on military action in Syria (Story/Media)
Sep 03, 2013
Congressman Beto O’Rourke to hold town hall meeting tonight (Story)
Aug 29, 2013
Targeted Blackboard Phishing Scam (Story)
Aug 28, 2013
ADP Increases Support of Future Math and Science Teachers to $2 Million (Story)
Aug 27, 2013
Inner Campus Water Line Failure (Story)
Aug 21, 2013
San Japan convention passes 11,000 (Story/Media)
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