The Prospector


Body building a growing sport in El Paso

Javier Cortez, Staff Reporter

March 29, 2016

The perception that surrounds bodybuilders and fitness models alike is that all their strength comes from the outside; with the chiseled arms, bulky quads and taut abs. In reality, to participate in any type of fitness competi...

‘No Más Bebés’ to be screened at Union Cinema

Jasmine Aguilera, Copy Editor

March 22, 2016

In 1970s Los Angeles, Mexican-American women went to the hospital to deliver their babies, but left unknowingly sterilized. This piece of women’s history will be examined during a Wednesday screening of the documentary film “No M...

Women’s conference to cover relevant issues

Javier Cortez, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2016

The UTEP Women and Gender Studies Program will host the sixth-annual Women’s History Month Conference with a two-day event April 6-7, in congruence with National Women’s History month. On April 6, starting at 4 p.m. at the To...

Female artists band together for ‘Artistas Femeninas’ event

Julia Hettiger, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2015

In the middle of Texas Street on a cool Saturday night, female painters, craft makers, dancers and singers gathered to celebrate love and feminism through art and performance.   The eighth annual “Artistas Femeninas” took...

Students get a glimpse of the Border

Maria Esquinca, Copy Editor

May 13, 2015

As part of the fourth-annual “Fire & Ice: Structural Violence Against Women” event organized by the Student Engagement and Leadership Center, UTEP students were exposed to issues faced by women and men alike in th...

Assayer of Student Opinion.