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Gianluca Cuevas

Gianluca Cuevas, Photographer

Gianluca Cuevas is a staff photographer for The Prospector. He is a senior majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in mathematics. He plans to work in the automotive industry designing cars/mechanic in the F1. He also has his small photography business 365elements which he plans to continue to grow.

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While the combination of romance and education seems like a luxury, some students prefer to not be in a relationship so they can strictly focus on themselves and their academics.

[Photo] Romance and academics

February 16, 2024

While the combination of romance and education seems like a luxury, some students prefer to not be in a relationship so they can strictly focus on themselves and their academics.

A ring held with a promise.

[Photo] Impress your boo with something to do for Valentines

February 15, 2024

A ring held with a promise.

Rodney Tawanda Ph.D poses mid-handstand at the Union Bridge

[Photo] A professor that lives and learns by love

February 14, 2024

Rodney Tawanda Ph.D poses mid-handstand at the Union Bridge

Xavier Butler races against the competition at a track meet on Jan 26.

UTEP track breaks records at Albuquerque Invitational

Gianluca Cuevas, Phtographer February 1, 2024

The UTEP indoor track team was ready to set the standard at the New Mexico Team Open at the Albuquerque Convention Center Jan. 26, and 27. From El Paso to four hours to Albuquerque, the only time that mattered was the record times they broke on the track....

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Renato Aguilera, Ph.D lead the team that found a promising compound to combat leukemia.

[Photo] UTEP research team laying the foundation for new cancer treatment

January 25, 2024

Renato Aguilera, Ph.D lead the team that found a promising compound to combat leukemia.

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20 current and former UTEP faculty members were recognized amongst the top two percent of the most cited researchers in the world.

UTEP faculty ranked amongst top researchers worldwide

Gianluca Cuevas, Photographer January 17, 2024

As research is a growing industry worldwide, researchers at UTEP are far from falling short of the top researchers in the world. UTEP was recognized among the top 2% of the most cited researchers worldwide in a distinguished list known as the Standford-Elsevier....

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Shakeen Hall-Smith sprints 200m.

[Photo] Olympians in Sun City

January 16, 2024

Shakeen Hall-Smith sprints 200m.

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787coffee allows their customers to enjoy coffee imported from Puerto Rico.

[Photo] From businesses to brands and bars

January 16, 2024

787coffee allows their customers to enjoy coffee imported from Puerto Rico.

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Norte Dame beats Oregon State University in El Paso, Texas.

[Photo] Notre Dame Fighting Irish earn themselves a big bowl of Frosted Flakes

December 30, 2023

Norte Dame beats Oregon State University in El Paso, Texas.

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Students who live on campus have all expenses from housing included in their tuition.

[Photo] Where accessibility and affordability meet: UTEP housing

December 7, 2023

Students who live on campus have all expenses from housing included in their tuition.

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Redshirt sophomore Cade McConnell balances academics, personal life and becoming a new leader for the Miners.

[Photo] Juggling stadium lights, textbooks and teachers

December 6, 2023

Redshirt sophomore Cade McConnell balances academics, personal life and becoming a new leader for the Miners.

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Carmen Tellez and James Martinez sit down with The Prospector to share updates on the scholarship honoring the passing of their son, Diego Martinez.

[Photo] Love that will live on

December 6, 2023

Carmen Tellez and James Martinez sit down with The Prospector to share updates on the scholarship honoring the passing of their son, Diego Martinez.

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President Dr. Heather Wilson and Erik Acosta share a laugh together.

[Photo] A glimpse into the life of President Dr. Heather Wilson

November 28, 2023

President Dr. Heather Wilson and Erik Acosta share a laugh together.

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Rhino and Wrangler player design to settle their differences by throwing hands.

[Photo] The Rhinos break ice before freezing up for two weekend games

November 28, 2023

Rhino and Wrangler player design to settle their differences by throwing hands.

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Freshman forward Elijah Jones pulls up for a quick jump shot.

[Photo] UTEP basketball shuts out USAO Drovers; sets school scoring record

November 13, 2023

Freshman forward Elijah Jones pulls up for a quick jump shot.

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Shelves full of beauty products that promote skin care.

[Photo] Aging through a screen

October 26, 2023

Shelves full of beauty products that promote skin care.

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Danika Washington changes the ball last minute and scores a point

[Photo] UTEP volleyball sends LA Tech to the ‘doghouse’ in two home wins

October 24, 2023

Danika Washington changes the ball last minute and scores a point

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[Photo] Reclaiming their name and heritage

October 13, 2023

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Sheyliene Patolo, a criminology major and player for UTEP’s soccer.

[Photo] The Prospector’s Student-Athlete of the Month: Sheyliene Patolo

October 11, 2023

Sheyliene Patolo, a criminology major and player for UTEP’s soccer.

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Outside hitter/middle blocker Alianza Darley jumps into the air to hit the ball during a set against FIU Oct. 7.

Volleyball busts out the brooms in series sweep against Florida International

Gianluca Cuevas, Photographer October 9, 2023

The UTEP volleyball team (13-6, C-USA 5-3) swept Florida International University (FIU) in a two- game series which took place Saturday, Oct. 7, and Sunday Oct. 8, at Memorial Gym.  The wins extended the team’s 5-0 home streak.    Game one    Set...

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Locomotive player asks the referee to show the yellow card as the San Diego player C. Guzman pleads to not get a yellow.

[Photo] ‘Fatigued’ Locomotive play leads to underwhelming draw versus San Diego Loyal SC

October 7, 2023

Locomotive player asks the referee to show the yellow card as the San Diego player C. Guzman pleads to not get a yellow.

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Students grabbing their T-shirts for Texas Western Gold Rush Aug. 28.

[Photo] Texas Western Gold Rush

September 8, 2023

Students grabbing their T-shirts for Texas Western Gold Rush Aug. 28.

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Forward leslie Gutierrez plays physical in attempt to save the ball leaving the pitch.

[Photo] UTEP soccer finds its footing versus the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals

September 6, 2023

Forward leslie Gutierrez plays physical in attempt to save the ball leaving the pitch.

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The season will start off with the Southeastern Louisiana Tournament with the Miners facing Washington University for their first game.  Photo courtesy of The Prospector archive

With UTEP volleyball’s season underway, new faces emerge under veteran wings

Gianluca Cuevas, Photographer September 1, 2023

After reaching the semifinals but falling short at the C-USA Finals in 2022 to Rice University, UTEP Volleyball kicked off the start of their 2023 season with a 4-set sweep exhibition game against Grand Canyon University, Aug. 19. The Miners were...

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RBD get close to each other as they hear the El Paso crowd sing their songs

[Photo] The most anticipated reunion of the year: ‘Y Soy Rebelde’

August 29, 2023

RBD get close to each other as they hear the El Paso crowd sing their songs

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Street filled with bright lights from southwest university park.

[Photo] El Paso Chihuahuas set new hit record during series loss to Albuquerque Isotopes

August 30, 2023

Street filled with bright lights from southwest university park.

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Stapleton looks towards the crowd and shares a smile with his fans.

ICYMI: Chris Stapleton in the Sun City

Gianluca Cuevas, Contributor May 29, 2023

Chris Stapleton kicked off his 2023 “All American Tour” March 16 and shortly made his way to El Paso to perform his fourth show off the tour, April 26. The El Paso show is said to have sold out in minutes with ticket resale prices reaching as high...

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Myra Villarreal started her college education at UTEP in fall 2020.

[Photo] First-generation student, soon to be graduate

May 2, 2023

Myra Villarreal started her college education at UTEP in fall 2020.

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Baker was named the 2023 Conference USA Co-Coach of the Year.

[Photo] BREAKING: Women’s basketball head coach Kevin Baker resigns

April 5, 2023

Baker was named the 2023 Conference USA Co-Coach of the Year.

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Originally built in 1996, the Recreation Center offers students a space for weightlifting, swimming, running, take fitness classes and rock climbing, among others.

[Photo] Working out at the Rec Center

April 1, 2023

Originally built in 1996, the Recreation Center offers students a space for weightlifting, swimming, running, take fitness classes and rock climbing, among others.

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Lexi Morales in the batters box as she awaits the pitch.

[Photo] The Prospector’s Student-Athlete of the Month: Alexia Morales

March 22, 2023

Lexi Morales in the batter's box as she awaits the pitch.

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Rylan Dooner applies a tag at second base in attempt to throw the runner out

[Photo] Softball closes UTEP Invitational with loss to No. 4 Oklahoma State

March 1, 2023

Rylan Dooner applies a tag at second base in attempt to throw the runner out

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UTEP Miners hosted the Buffalo University Bulls, New Mexico University Lobos, Santa Clara University Broncos and Texas Tech University Red Raiders Thursday Feb. 16 through 19. This tournament was dedicated to former UTEP President Diana Natalicio, Ph.D.

[Photo] Women’s softball strikes out

February 21, 2023

UTEP Miners hosted the Buffalo University Bulls, New Mexico University Lobos, Santa Clara University Broncos and Texas Tech University Red Raiders Thursday Feb. 16 through 19. This tournament was dedicated to former UTEP President Diana Natalicio, Ph.D....

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A wide shot of the THRFT store showing racks of clothing offering brand name products.

[Photo] Thrift store bringing in a new wave of consumers

February 9, 2023

A wide shot of the THRFT store showing racks of clothing offering brand name products.

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Junior guard Erin Wilson is fouled as she attempts a shot.

UTEP’s effort not enough against the Mean Green

Gianluca Cuevas, Contributor January 31, 2023

The UTEP women’s basketball team (13-6, 6-4 C-USA) faced the University of North Texas (UNT) (8-13, 5-6 C-USA) at the Don Haskins Center, Saturday, Jan 28. The Miners entered this game with an overtime win on the road.    Senior guard Jazion Jackson...

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Junior guard Avery Crouse attempts to add on to the lead with a three pointer.

[Photo] Miners pull a season sweep against LA Tech

January 10, 2023

Junior guard Avery Crouse attempts to add on to the lead with a three pointer.

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Coach Joe Golding gives instructions to junior guard Mario McKinney Jr. And senior guard Shamar Givance after they forced overtime.

[Photo] Men’s basketball falls in dramatic overtime loss against Rice

January 2, 2023

Coach Joe Golding gives instructions to junior guard Mario McKinney Jr. And senior guard Shamar Givance after they forced overtime.

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UCLA Cheer Team performs alongside the UCLA Bruin Marching Band.

[Photo] Pittsburgh pounces back at the 2022 Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl game

December 31, 2022

UCLA Cheer Team performs alongside the UCLA Bruin Marching Band.

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