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The Paisano

April 19, 2014

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Arts & Life

Band Preview: Moon Honey

​“Cotton candy dipped in peyote.”—NPR,“Whirlwind virtuosity.”—New York Times. These definitions are as close as one can get to accurately describing the sound of Moon Honey, a band from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. With tranquil vocals, various tempo changes, and psychedelic break downs, Moon Honey sends any listener on an adventure of sound.

News

Fiesta spirit comes to UTSA

​The Sombrilla was packed with colorfully decorated booths as UTSA celebrated its 37th annual Fiesta celebration on April 11. This year’s theme was Culturas de Correcaminos, or Roadrunner Culture. Each student organization had a booth that represented the diversity of its members. Various unique foods, snacks and drinks were sold throughout the day.

News

Fiesta spirit comes to UTSA

Fiesta spirit comes to UTSA

​The Sombrilla was packed with colorfully decorated booths as UTSA celebrated its 37th annual Fiesta celebration on April 11. This year’s theme was Culturas de Correcaminos, or Roadrunner Culture. Each student organization had a booth that represented the diversity of its members. Various unique foods, snacks and drinks were sold throughout the day.


Opinion

Editorial

Last week, the National Organization for Women held a bake sale, but it wasn’t all cupcakes and cookies. The event was meant to raise awareness for Equal Pay Day, so the prices were dependent upon race and gender.


Arts & Life

Band Preview: Moon Honey

Band Preview: Moon Honey

​“Cotton candy dipped in peyote.”—NPR,“Whirlwind virtuosity.”—New York Times. These definitions are as close as one can get to accurately describing the sound of Moon Honey, a band from Baton Rouge, Louisiana. With tranquil vocals, various tempo changes, and psychedelic break downs, Moon Honey sends any listener on an adventure of sound.


Sports

San Antonio

​It wasn’t always an easy road, but the San Antonio Spurs clinched home court advantage throughout the playoffs with a 112-104 win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday, April 11 at the AT&T Center.


Multimedia

Behind the Beat: Episode 12

Behind the Beat: Episode 12

In this episode of Behind the Beat, I try out something a bit different. Instead of an interview, I talk about Fiesta with Patrick Martinez, a writer here at The Paisano.


Blogs

Crayon Splatter Painting

​Alright everyone, this is going to be some fun crayon melting craft that is artsy and super awesome!!! My roommate is the one who told me about it and I'm glad for it. So here is the expectation! Let’s see what we come up with


Magazine

From me to you

​According to a 2008 Associated Press and mtvU survey, 34 percent of college students have felt depressed at some point during a three-month span. Thirteen percent have been diagnosed with a mental health condition like depression or anxiety.