The Prospector

Michaela Román
Michaela is a Senior Digital Media Production major at The University of Texas at El Paso. As the Editor-in-Chief, and former Photo Editor of The Prospector, she has learned to stay organized, manage a staff of writers and photographers, meet deadlines, cover events and network with others. She also has freelance experience and a personal photography business. Michaela aspires to work as an editor for a large media outlet and one day go to graduate school to teach photojournalism.

Michaela Román, Editor-in-Chief

Apr 30, 2018
The best college job I could have asked for (Story)
Apr 23, 2018
Old money in El Paso is now being reinvested in the arts (Story/Media)
Apr 16, 2018
UTEP’s Engineers for a Sustainable World awarded for rainwater harvesting (Story/Media)
Apr 09, 2018
Cardi B tells her unconventional rags to riches story on ‘Invasion of Privacy’ (Story)
Mar 24, 2018
March For Our Lives rally takes over downtown El Paso (Story/Media)
Mar 20, 2018
President Diana Natalicio reflects on the last 30 years leading UTEP (Story)
Mar 20, 2018
We go forward together or we don’t move at all (Story)
Mar 06, 2018
Escobar one step closer to making history as first Texas Latina congresswoman (Story/Media)
Mar 06, 2018
O’Rourke returns home to cast his primary vote and listen to El Pasoans (Story/Media)
Feb 26, 2018
Blair overcomes health issues to shine at UTEP (Media)
Feb 25, 2018
UTEP tennis defeats Tarleton State in heated battle (Media)
Feb 19, 2018
Two months into 2018: 18 gun involved school incidents (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Black Panther album showcases the human stories behind the superhero thriller (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Thousands attend Angela Davis’ visit to UTEP (Media)
Jan 26, 2018
UTEP resources host a Time’s Up exhibit to open up a conversation (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Race for the 16th Congressional seat: get to know the candidates (Media)
Jan 21, 2018
Women’s march returns with an emphasis on voting (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Our Revolution endorses Veronica Escobar for congressional seat (Media)
Jan 18, 2018
Women’s March: “Power to the Polls” edition (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Bueller’s Bar brings a relaxed, ‘80s-themed atmosphere to the local bar scene (Story)
May 29, 2017
NDMF 2017 closes with massive crowds and charged up performances (Media)
May 28, 2017
The triumphs and falls of NDMF 2017 Day 1 (Media)
May 07, 2017
At The Drive-In kicks off tour in El Paso (Media)
Apr 25, 2017
Keeping grillz alive in EP (Story/Media)
Apr 25, 2017
The Fifth Estate makes his way into El Paso’s music scene (Story/Media)
Apr 12, 2017
Behind the scenes of Cirque du Soleil ‘OVO’ (Story/Media)
Mar 24, 2017
Elton John mesmerizes capacity crowd with non-stop hits (Media)
Mar 13, 2017
The Drums execute a groovy show at the Lowbrow Palace (Media)
Mar 11, 2017
Indian Student Association and El Pasoans honor Srinivas Kuchibhotla (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
WIN works to build network for female engineer students (Story)
Mar 03, 2017
Green Day makes memorable stop at coliseum (Story/Media)
Feb 21, 2017
The thrill of finding close parking (Story)
Feb 14, 2017
Young Democratic Socialists define socialism on the border (Story)
Jan 31, 2017
The Great Wall of Trump (Media)
Jan 31, 2017
‘Cabaret’ a must-see musical at dinner theater (Media)
Jan 28, 2017
The border opens up to reunite families in third #HugsNotWalls event (Story/Media)
Jan 24, 2017
Trying to find a balance in a time where journalistic ethics are in danger (Story)
Jan 24, 2017
El Pasoans react to their new President (Story)
Jan 21, 2017
Thousands took the streets of El Paso for Women’s March on the Border (Story/Media)
Jan 17, 2017
O’Rourke advocates for Dreamer privacy (Story)
Jan 17, 2017
Out with the old, in with the new possibilities (Story)
Dec 31, 2016
Jones chooses to forgo his senior season for the NFL draft (Media)
Dec 30, 2016
Stanford hangs on to win Sun Bowl (Media)
Dec 30, 2016
North Carolina falls in the Sun Bowl to Stanford on last second chance (Media)
Dec 20, 2016
Union Plaza neighborhood voted off the table in city’s arena plan (Story)
Dec 13, 2016
UTEP drops fifth straight loss to Aggies in Battle of I-10 rivalry match (Media)
Nov 29, 2016
Student receives a full paid semester thanks to tacos (Story)
Nov 24, 2016
International students get a taste of Thanksgiving (Media)
Nov 23, 2016
UTEP drops final game of the season to NMSU (Media)
Nov 15, 2016
Members of the Union Plaza neighborhood refuse to leave home (Story/Media)
Nov 12, 2016
UTEP students organize “Not My President” peaceful protest (Media)
Nov 11, 2016
Fahrenheit 32 serves up unique treat from the East (Media)
Nov 08, 2016
UTEP students react to projection polls at watch party (Story)
Nov 08, 2016
The El Paso Historic Landmark Commission suggests the city reconsiders arena location (Story/Media)
Nov 05, 2016
Miners squeeze by Alaska Fairbanks in overtime exhibition matchup (Media)
Nov 05, 2016
Coyotes drop inaugural opening game (Media)
Nov 04, 2016
Front Bottoms dominate Brand New’s tour (Media)
Nov 01, 2016
Demolishing more than history as city moves forward with arena location (Story)
Oct 18, 2016
Green Party candidate Jill Stein makes a stop in El Paso (Media)
Oct 04, 2016
UTEP’s Black Student Union stands with natural hair movement (Story)
Sep 17, 2016
Army’s offense overpowers unprepared UTEP (Media)
Sep 13, 2016
UTEP’s College Republicans stick to candidate (Story/Media)
Sep 06, 2016
New journalism professor makes her way to the border (Story)
Sep 03, 2016
Miners take down Aggies in rivalry game; season opener (Media)
Aug 29, 2016
Kugler speaks on upcoming rivalary game against NMSU (Media)
Jul 27, 2016
College of Business lecturer dies on campus (Story)
Jul 27, 2016
Blink-182 makes memorable stop at the Haskins Center (Media)
Jun 18, 2016
Downtown Streetfest begins annual two-day festival (Media)
Jun 13, 2016
In memory of student Richard Madrigal (Story)
Jun 13, 2016
We’re in this together (Story/Media)
May 30, 2016
Neon Desert day two brings substance to the stage (Media)
May 29, 2016
Artists energize crowd on day one of Neon Desert Music Festival (Media)
May 26, 2016
Danny Green visits El Paso in anticipation of summer youth camp (Media)
May 24, 2016
Scorpions bring the magic of the moment to the Haskins center (Media)
May 21, 2016
Sanders visits Vado before New Mexico primary (Media)
May 22, 2016
New members of SGA sworn in (Media)
May 03, 2016
Turner goes north to South Bend (Media)
Apr 30, 2016
Han uses jab in effect to outlast Silgado (Media)
Apr 25, 2016
Crowd-pleasing G-Eazy lacks quality at Don Haskins Center (Media)
Apr 01, 2016
Chihuahuas and Padres Woo Crowd (Media)
Mar 17, 2016
A memorable Spring Fling provided by Cage the Elephant (as if that’s a surprise) (Media)
Feb 28, 2016
Miners defeat 49ers for C-USA regular season championship (Media)
Feb 17, 2016
Sun Bowl joins Juarez in welcoming Pope Francis (Media)
Feb 07, 2016
Miners rally from 19 to top Hilltoppers (Media)
Feb 04, 2016
Miners sign 24 new prospects to the squad (Media)
Jan 30, 2016
Miners hound Bulldogs, 86-80 (Media)
Jan 22, 2016
UTEP tops FAU in conference battle (Media)
Jan 21, 2016
UTEP Recreation Center will add ‘Knocker Balls’ to Intramural Programs (Story/Media)
Jan 11, 2016
UTEP keeps conference streak alive with win over UAB (Media)
Jan 08, 2016
UTEP gets statement win over Middle Tennessee (Media)
Jan 06, 2016
Artis halts Owl comeback with game-winner (Media)
Dec 29, 2015
UTEP rounds up Vaqueros in last game of 2015 (Media)
Dec 19, 2015
Aggies hand Miners fourth straight loss (Media)
Dec 14, 2015
Unbeaten Miners soar over Falcons (Media)
Dec 14, 2015
Undefeated Miners host UTPB Falcons (Media)
Nov 24, 2015
Miners win fourth straight (Media)
Nov 22, 2015
UTEP beats Texas State 77-62 (Media)
Nov 22, 2015
Miners fall on Senior Day to La. Tech 17-15 (Media)
Nov 14, 2015
Miners hound Wolf Pack in season opener (Media)
Nov 06, 2015
Miners pick up Pivotal Win over Rice 24-21 (Media)
Nov 06, 2015
El Paso reminisces with Earth, Wind and Fire (Story/Media)
Sep 28, 2015
Kissing bug carries deadly parasite (Media)
Sep 27, 2015
Miners take down UIW 27-17 (Media)
Sep 19, 2015
Miners get first win in dramatic fashion (Media)
Sep 12, 2015
Miners double up on Friday (Media)
Jul 24, 2015
Comedian George Lopez takes part in ‘Comedy Get Down’ (Story/Media)
Jun 28, 2015
El Pasoans pack downtown for Streetfest 2015 (Story/Media)
Jun 26, 2015
Supreme Courts rules in favor of same-sex marriage (Media)
May 15, 2015
Pearson leads Miner women in second day of Conference USA Championships (Media)
Apr 30, 2015
Protestors unite for Immigration rights (Media)
Apr 21, 2015
Chihuahuas open series with win (Media)
Apr 18, 2015
Unveiling of Centennial Plaza (Media)
Apr 10, 2015
Chihuahuas open season with a win (Media)
Apr 02, 2015
Centennial Campaign exceeds goal (Media)
Mar 19, 2015
Cirque Du Soleil amazes audience with creative performances (Media)
Mar 17, 2015
Parents of 43 missing Ayotzinapa students ask UTEP students for solidarity (Media)
Mar 07, 2015
Miners close regular season with 68-65 win (Story/Media)
Mar 05, 2015
Miners bounce back, beat North Texas (Media)
Feb 27, 2015
UTEP runs away from La Tech (Media)
Feb 14, 2015
Miners handle Monarchs for sixth straight win (Media)
Feb 13, 2015
A single order of encores with a large dose of laughter (Media)
Feb 12, 2015
Miners get fifth straight, beat Charlotte (Media)
Feb 05, 2015
Miners lose sixth straight (Media)
Jan 31, 2015
Miners shoot past Middle Tennessee (Media)
Jan 29, 2015
Miners come back, beat UAB (Media)
Jan 28, 2015
Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias light up the Don Haskins Center (Media)
Dec 20, 2014
UTEP comes up short against Arizona, loses 60-55 (Media)
Dec 08, 2014
UTEP handles UIW, 81-64 (Media)
Dec 02, 2014
The present is dark but the future is bright for UTEP Volleyball (Media)
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