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 Roman, Editor-in-Chief

Mar 06, 2018
Hit and run near UTEP leads to arrest (Media)
Feb 26, 2018
Running red in a blue city: Alia Garcia-Ureste remains firm in race to congress (Media)
Jan 29, 2018
Tilghman continues the fight to stay on a ballot (Media)
Jan 22, 2018
UTEP student lives his dream of becoming a painter (Media)
Jan 22, 2018
EPQBA works to engage voters in the LGBTQI community (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
El Paso’s World Champion Jennifer Han ready to return to the ring (Media)
Dec 10, 2017
Families gather to “Keep Our Dream Alive” at the U.S./Mexico border (Media)
Dec 04, 2017
CoWork Oasis spurs innovation for tech startups in El Paso (Story/Media)
Sep 19, 2017
New cafe strives to empower coffee dialogue in El Paso (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
LCD Soundsystem stays alive with the release of ‘American Dream’ (Story)
Jun 04, 2017
Relive Neon Desert 2017 (Media)
Apr 18, 2017
Keeping Syrian and Middle Eastern cultures alive at UTEP (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Don’t overthink your class attire (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
Sanctuary campus efforts made through “Education not Deportation” (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
The ‘Rocket Man’ himself set to light up Don Haskins (Story)
Feb 01, 2017
Miners sign 17 individuals on National Signing Day (Media)
Jan 27, 2017
UTEP and El Paso Times host legislative forum (Media)
Jan 21, 2017
Thousands took the streets of El Paso for Women’s March on the Border (Media)
Nov 01, 2016
Demolishing more than history as city moves forward with arena location (Media)
Sep 27, 2016
Voteria debunks ‘my vote doesn’t matter’ (Story)
Sep 27, 2016
Coping with sexual assault through comedy (Story)
Sep 17, 2016
One City. One Team. At What Cost? (Media)
Sep 10, 2016
Longhorns’ speed and power too much for Miners in 41-7 loss (Media)
Sep 03, 2016
Miners take down Aggies in rivalry game; season opener (Media)
Aug 22, 2016
Tricky Falls hosts close to 30 local bands for fifth-aniversary celebration (Media)
Jul 12, 2016
A Call for Change (Story)
May 18, 2016
The Cure fills up the Haskins Center with stellar performance (Media)
Apr 19, 2016
Defense shines while offense stumbles in spring game (Media)
Mar 15, 2016
Mobile boutiques roll into El Paso (Media)
Feb 02, 2016
Campus Carry Task Force reveals gun-free zones (Story)
Dec 26, 2015
Cougars whirl Hurricanes in ‘Snow Bowl’ (Media)
Dec 01, 2015
Q&A session with UTEP President Diana Natalicio (Media)
Dec 01, 2015
Men’s team shows grit in Corpus Christi Classic (Media)
Nov 17, 2015
Miners ready for Texas State on Saturday (Media)
Nov 17, 2015
Football team looks to end home schedule on a good note (Media)
Nov 10, 2015
Foodies take a bite out of El Paso (Media)
Nov 10, 2015
Miners look to get back to .500 on the road against Old Dominion (Media)
Oct 27, 2015
Guard play dazzles in Orange & White scrimmage (Media)
Oct 06, 2015
Ability to grow with disability (Media)
Oct 03, 2015
UTEP celebrates Texas-themed 2015 homecoming (Media)
Sep 29, 2015
Miners ready for battled tested UTSA Roadrunners (Media)
Sep 29, 2015
Miners looking to gain momentum as Florida road trip looms (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
Donald Trump gets a big hit (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
The football look: what the player’s uniforms are all about (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
‘ESPN Fantasy Football’ app a must have amongst football fanatics (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
Miners ready for home opener against Incarnate Word (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
Robertson-Harris going out on top in senior year (Media)
Sep 22, 2015
Change at quarterback will bode well for remainder of the season (Media)
Sep 01, 2015
Miners ready for Arkansas in Fayetteville (Media)
Aug 25, 2015
Five questions for this semester in sports (Media)
Aug 25, 2015
Chihuahuas make late push for PCL playoffs (Media)
Jul 24, 2015
Comedian George Lopez takes part in ‘Comedy Get Down’ (Media)
Jul 21, 2015
PBC and Showtime put on a show (Media)
Jul 14, 2015
Moore sets sights on a championship (Media)
Jul 07, 2015
Dream Chasers Club invigorates art and fashion (Media)
Jul 07, 2015
Cruz Azul and Tijuana set to take the field (Media)
Jul 07, 2015
Dominic Artis focused on seizing second chance (Media)
Jun 23, 2015
Sweeping border security bill raises concerns (Media)
Jun 23, 2015
Jamie Quirk: I stress winning (Media)
Jun 16, 2015
Do it! Take the trip (Story)
Jun 16, 2015
State-of-the-art dormitories to open in August (Media)
Jun 16, 2015
Festival challenges local filmmakers to produce film in 48 hours (Media)
Jun 16, 2015
Track and field wraps up season at NCAA Championships (Media)
May 05, 2015
Floyd takes a chance on Dominic Artis (Media)
May 05, 2015
In-state tuition for DREAMers at risk (Media)
May 05, 2015
Anna-Kay James: overcoming hurdles (Media)
Apr 28, 2015
Broadway brings the big apple to the Sun City (Media)
Apr 21, 2015
Chihuahuas return home after road success (Media)
Apr 18, 2015
Unveiling of Centennial Plaza (Story)
Apr 01, 2015
Women’s soccer kicks off spring season (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Going natural in alleviating mental illness (Media)
Apr 01, 2015
Battle buddies (Media)
Mar 17, 2015
Miners squeak into post season, make NIT (Media)
Feb 27, 2015
UTEP runs away from La Tech (Media)
Feb 24, 2015
Stand out styles on the border (Media)
Feb 24, 2015
Track and Field head to Conference USA Indoor Championships (Media)
Feb 18, 2015
Juan Gabriel shakes it all off (Media)
Feb 17, 2015
Men’s basketball streaking, in second place of Conference USA (Media)
Feb 10, 2015
Lady Miners to be tested on the road (Media)
Feb 10, 2015
Student virgins fight pressure to save themselves for marriage (Media)
Feb 03, 2015
Exciting year ahead for the Rubin Center (Media)
Feb 03, 2015
El Paso drops in ranking (Media)
Jan 27, 2015
It’s fresh, it’s healthy, but might hurt your pocket (Media)
Jan 20, 2015
No UTEP vs. Kentucky game in 2016 (Media)
Jan 02, 2015
Lady Miners open conference play with comeback win (Media)
Dec 30, 2014
Miners win exhibition game (Media)
Dec 20, 2014
Miners fall in Gildan New Mexico Bowl (Media)
Dec 20, 2014
UTEP comes up short against Arizona, loses 60-55 (Media)
Dec 06, 2014
Aggies even Battle of I-10, 71-64 (Media)
Nov 29, 2014
UTEP survives for a bowl game (Media)
Nov 22, 2014
Miners take Round 1 in Battle of I-10 (Media)
Nov 21, 2014
El Pasoans unite for missing Ayotzinapa students (Media)
Nov 16, 2014
Miners become bowl eligible (Media)
Nov 11, 2014
Ballet class impacts children’s lives (Media)
Nov 11, 2014
Lady Miners continue to fight to end of season (Media)
Nov 04, 2014
Miners look to earn a bowl bid on the road (Media)
Nov 04, 2014
Miners prime for deep run in conference tournament (Media)
Nov 01, 2014
Miners dominate Southern Miss 35-14 (Media)
Oct 28, 2014
El Paso prepares for Día de los Muertos (Media)
Oct 28, 2014
Miner defense makes history on the road against UTSA (Media)
Oct 21, 2014
Miners are rested and ready after bye week (Media)
Oct 14, 2014
Beware the Snappening (Story)
Oct 11, 2014
UTEP triumphs on Homecoming (Media)
Oct 11, 2014
UTEP celebrates homecoming with the community (Story/Media)
Oct 07, 2014
Color is back on the streets (Media)
Oct 05, 2014
Miners bounce back, beat Rice in Overtime (Media)
Oct 03, 2014
El Paso is pretty fly for a sci-fi (Media)
Sep 30, 2014
Men’s cross country wins again (Media)
Sep 30, 2014
Volleyball looking for success on the road (Media)
Sep 28, 2014
Sluggish start hinders Miners (Media)
Sep 27, 2014
Successful Glory Road Glow Run (Media)
Sep 26, 2014
UNT slips by the Miners (Media)
Sep 23, 2014
UT System plan to support campuses denied tuition increases (Media)
Sep 23, 2014
Apps that simplify the life of a student (Media)
Sep 22, 2014
Joe Straus visits UTEP to discuss upcoming Texas Legislature (Media)
Sep 19, 2014
Debate recap: Gubernatorial candidates differ drastically on abortion, health care and more (Media)
Sep 16, 2014
Student wins puzzle contest (Media)
Sep 13, 2014
Miners dominate Battle of I-10, 42-24 (Media)
Sep 09, 2014
The growing pains of life at a college paper (Media)
Sep 07, 2014
Another heart breaker (Media)
Sep 05, 2014
Another game, another win (Media)
Sep 01, 2014
Chihuahuas finish strong (Media)
Aug 30, 2014
Winning with luck, Miners vs UNM, 31-24 (Media)
Aug 27, 2014
NMSU no match for Miners (Media)
Aug 27, 2014
Union hosts Welcome Back Block Party (Media)
Aug 26, 2014
Natalicio delivers speech regarding Washington Monthly ranking (Media)
Aug 25, 2014
Big shoes to fill (Media)
Aug 19, 2014
Chihuahuas end three game skid (Media)
Aug 17, 2014
Body found in front of library, no foul play suspected (Media)
Jul 22, 2014
UTEP football ready for new start (Media)
Jul 22, 2014
Padres-Angels trade has an impact on all homefronts (Media)
Jul 15, 2014
Chihuahuas poised to make postseason run (Media)
Jul 13, 2014
KLAQ Great River Raft Race 2014 (Media)
Jul 08, 2014
Getting to know: Lew Stallworth (Media)
Jul 04, 2014
35th annual Independence Day “People’s Parade” (Story/Media)
Jun 30, 2014
Isotopes steal game one (Media)
Jun 28, 2014
Chihuahuas win in walk-off fashion (Media)
Jun 24, 2014
La edad no detiene a la educación (Media)
Jun 24, 2014
The man, the myth, the legend—Anthony Rotich (Media)
Jun 24, 2014
World Cup invites all types of life (Media)
Jun 20, 2014
Getting to know: Terry Winn (Media)
Jun 17, 2014
Baseball fans experience variety (Media)
Jun 01, 2014
Chihuahuas overcome controversial calls to beat Rainiers (Media)
May 26, 2014
Neon Desert Music Festival 2014 (Story/Media)
May 18, 2014
Students overjoyed to receive centennial diploma (Media)
May 14, 2014
Morrissey gives impressive yet unfinished performance (Media)
May 12, 2014
Chihuahuas stomp Isotopes 10-2 (Media)
May 12, 2014
Water pipeline bursts, creates big fountain (Media)
May 08, 2014
Supreme court hears appeals by penalized SGA campaigners (Media)
May 06, 2014
End of a long difficult road for Hohman, Leasau (Media)
May 02, 2014
Chihuahuas roll past Rivercats to win first at home (Media)
Apr 30, 2014
Despite weather, the soak down of the century prevailed (Story/Media)
Apr 30, 2014
Keitha Adams headlines El Paso Hall of Fame 2014 class (Media)
Apr 29, 2014
Costume designing is taken to the next level (Media)
Apr 29, 2014
Usual suspects find success at Drake Relays (Media)
Apr 29, 2014
Play ball! Southwest University Park officially opens (Media)
Apr 27, 2014
Jaime Picks Up: Art (Media)
Apr 24, 2014
Beck, El Paso’s BFF, welcomed with open arms (Media)
Apr 22, 2014
Track set to impress at Drake Relays (Media)
Apr 18, 2014
Jaime Picks Up Gender Wage Gap (Media)
Apr 15, 2014
CEO of Spanish-language media company discusses Hispanic influence during Lecture (Media)
Apr 15, 2014
Defense shines in spring game (Media)
Apr 05, 2014
Rutgers break UTEP hearts with 56-54 win in WNIT Final (Media)
Apr 04, 2014
The Prospector News Weekly April 4, 2014 (Media)
Apr 02, 2014
UTEP defeats South Dakota State 66-63 in WNIT semifinal (Media)
Apr 01, 2014
Trainers crucial for student athletes (Media)
Mar 31, 2014
UTEP takes down Washington, moves on to WNIT Final Four (Media)
Mar 28, 2014
UTEP takes down Colorado 68-60 to advance to WNIT quarterfinals (Media)
Mar 25, 2014
Thornton finishes as the best in school’s history (Media)
Mar 25, 2014
UTEP swept by North Texas, fall to tenth place (Media)
Mar 25, 2014
Learning to cope with adversity (Media)
Mar 24, 2014
Miners defeat Gaels, advance to WNIT regional semis (Media)
Mar 21, 2014
TCM centennial edition (Story/Media)
Mar 21, 2014
UTEP takes down Arkansas State 74-64 (Media)
Mar 18, 2014
Record-setting team falls short, will play NIT (Media)
Mar 18, 2014
Miners to host Fresno State in first round of CBI (Media)
Mar 15, 2014
No. 22 Middle Tennessee State annihilates Southern Miss 84-55 (Media)
Mar 14, 2014
Bulldogs pound Golden Eagles, will play Tulsa for NCAA bid (Media)
Mar 14, 2014
Golden Eagles second half surge takes down UTEP (Media)
Mar 14, 2014
Tulsa outlasts Middle Tennessee to earn place in C-USA final (Media)
Mar 13, 2014
Louisiana Tech crushes Charlotte 86-65 (Media)
Mar 13, 2014
Kayla Thornton returns to guide UTEP over Louisiana Tech (Media)
Mar 13, 2014
Golden Eagles take down Miners 64-56 (Media)
Mar 12, 2014
UTEP runs past Pirates 77-68, will face Golden Eagles in quarterfinals (Media)
Mar 12, 2014
Charlotte defeats depleted UAB 80-70 (Media)
Mar 12, 2014
Louisiana Tech wins second straight, sets match-up against UTEP (Media)
Mar 11, 2014
East Carolina pulls off improbable comeback to beat UTSA (Media)
Mar 11, 2014
Marshall holds on to early lead to upset Florida Atlantic (Media)
Mar 04, 2014
A sold out concert (Media)
Mar 04, 2014
From a blogger to a fashion guru (Media)
Mar 04, 2014
UTEP gives back (Media)
Mar 04, 2014
Home court advantage has UTEP aiming for NCAA tournament bid (Media)
Mar 04, 2014
Bohannon wants to make most of final season (Media)
Feb 27, 2014
Tulsa hands UTEP second straight loss (Media)
Feb 26, 2014
Miners close home schedule with win over UTSA (Media)
Feb 26, 2014
Springing up your fashion sense: trends for women (Media)
Feb 26, 2014
Springing up your fashion sense: trends for men (Media)
Feb 25, 2014
‘Self-governance’—the method of tobacco-free enforcement (Media)
Feb 26, 2014
Fashionable Apps: Personal stylists (Media)
Feb 25, 2014
Conference championship in sight (Media)
Feb 25, 2014
Women’s track and field aiming for solid performance (Media)
Feb 25, 2014
UTEP to rematch UTSA on senior night (Media)
Feb 25, 2014
Challenging week ahead for Miners (Media)
Feb 22, 2014
UTEP downs East Carolina 81-74 (Media)
Feb 18, 2014
Old buildings to be demolished for new behavioral sciences (Media)
Feb 15, 2014
UTEP cruises past Florida International 84-71 (Media)
Feb 13, 2014
Bortley late three-pointer holds off Miners late rally (Media)
Feb 11, 2014
Places to go for Valentine’s (Media)
Feb 08, 2014
Miners use big second half to tame Golden Panthers (Media)
Feb 05, 2014
Miners end on 16-5 run to defeat Louisiana Tech (Media)
Feb 05, 2014
UTEP football signs 23 for 2014 season. (Media)
Feb 07, 2014
“Trials of El Pobrero Campesino”: Annual faculty dance highlights UTEP’s history and talent (Media)
Feb 05, 2014
‘Momentage:’ A new app for storytellers (Media)
Feb 01, 2014
UTEP uses big second half to come back to defeat Rice 68-57 (Media)
Jan 30, 2014
UTEP muffles Bulldogs 89-79, goes top of Conference USA (Media)
Jan 29, 2014
Irene Gari scores 18 as Miners roll over Herd 77-50 (Media)
Jan 25, 2014
Miners handle Roadrunners 81-62 (Media)
Jan 24, 2014
UTEP centennial exhibit unveiled at airport (Media)
Jan 23, 2014
Documentary successfully casts new light on Segundo Barrio (Media)
Jan 22, 2014
UTEP storms back to defeat Golden Eagles in overtime (Media)
Jan 21, 2014
New Mexican burger joint says howdy to Texas (Media)
Jan 18, 2014
Charlotte hands UTEP first home loss of the season (Media)
Jan 11, 2014
Miners hold off Marshall’s late rally for first conference win (Media)
Jan 11, 2014
UTEP upends Golden Hurricane 97-66 (Media)
Jan 09, 2014
UTEP falls to Charlotte in Conference USA opener (Media)
Jan 09, 2014
Centennial begins with kickoff celebration at basketball game (Media)
Dec 23, 2013
Washburn leads UTEP past Montana State 70-55 (Media)
Dec 19, 2013
Moore returns to boost Miners to 84-74 win over Demons (Media)
Dec 16, 2013
New Orleans stuns UTEP with its first road win in two years (Media)
Dec 15, 2013
UTEP defeats Southeastern Louisiana State 87-65 (Media)
Nov 23, 2013
Convoy of Hope delivers resources to those in need at Coliseum (Story/Media)
Nov 22, 2013
Women’s basketball take down Lumberjacks for biggest win in school history (Media)
Nov 15, 2013
Foreign exchange student hit by automobile at Miner Village (Media)
Nov 05, 2013
Bon Appetit! UTEP celebrates food fair (Story)
Nov 04, 2013
Indradhanush Photo Slideshow (Story)
Oct 28, 2013
Cycle for Change Helps Domestic Violence Victims Achieve their Goals (Media)
Oct 05, 2013
Utep Homecoming parade 2013 (Media)
Sep 25, 2013
“Living Out” is a knockout at UTEP (Media)
Sep 24, 2013
Removal of inner campus parking leads to overcrowded perimeter (Media)
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