The Prospector


What you need to know about this year’s tailgates

Fernanda Leon, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2015

Now that football season is here students at the University of Texas at El Paso and Miner fans in general are starting to get ready for UTEP’s first home game. Along with supporting the UTEP football team, the tradition of ...

UTEP alumni celebrate the centennial festivities.

No new gold nuggets

October 7, 2014

Rubén Salazar, the voice of a generation

Lorain Watters, Assistant News Editor

September 9, 2014

Rubén Salazar is hunched over his desk, the typewriter’s keys shaking as he taps away the words of his latest piece for his column, This Shot World. Despite the clock sounding at 5 p.m., Salazar remains planted in his chai...

Plaque commemorates unique history of Cotton building

Ashley Muñoz, Contributor

September 9, 2014

It’s probably a fact—students walk into each building on campus without thinking about the history within the walls. The Cotton Memorial Building is among the many structures on campus that would tell a rich tale if it’s wal...

Campus transformation closer to completion

Amanda Guillen and Lorain Waters

September 9, 2014

Beginning in spring 2013, UTEP began a campus-wide construction project that will ultimately make the university a more pedestrian-friendly campus. Since that date, the campus has been divided up into sections, all with  va...

Assayer of Student Opinion.