In 1993-1994, the Paisano began to be produced weekly.


Fall 1992Edit

  • Editor-in-Chief: Tricia McElligott
  • Managing Editor: Ryan Lambrecht
  • News Editor: Brian Wheeler
  • Associate News Editor: Maura Cunningham
  • Features Editor: Rene A. Guzman
  • Business/Ad Managers: Louay Saadi, Stacey Urps
  • Sports Editor: Art Garcia
  • Associate Sports Editor: Ruben Robert Martinez
  • Photo Editor: Prentiss Lashure
  • Artists/Cartoonists: Rene A. Guzman
  • Arts and Entertainment Editor: Dago Patlan
  • Associate Arts and Entertainment Editor: Stephen Spivey
  • Advisor: Diane Abdo

Spring 1993Edit

  • Editor-in-Chief: Brian Wheeler
  • Managing Editor: Ryan Lambrecht
  • News Editor: Maura Cunningham
  • Associate News Editor: Leigh Ann Griffin
  • Features Editor: Rene A. Guzman
  • Business/Ad Managers: Louay Saadi, Stacey Urps
  • Sports Editor: Art Garcia
  • Associate Sports Editor: Ruben Robert Martinez
  • Photo Editor: Michelle Vaca
  • Associate Photo Editor: Ann Saldivar
  • Artists/Cartoonists: Rene A. Guzman, Ryan Lambrecht
  • Arts and Entertainment Editor: Stephen Spivey
  • Advisor: Diane Abdo

Advisory BoardEdit

  • Steven G. Kellman
  • Richard Gambitta
  • Karen Whitney
  • Mansour El-Kikhia
  • Ronald Ribble
  • Mark Bernstein
  • Charles Field
  • Steve Levitt


Issue Vol. No. Date Day Sample cover story[1]
194 16 7 9/7/1993 Tue Yearbook organization struggles on
195 16 8 9/14/1993 Tue Highway construction expands to UTSA area
196 16 9 9/21/1993 Tue UTSA mentor program receives recognition
197 16 10 9/28/1993 Tue UTSA sponsors symposium on women writers
198 16 11 10/5/1993 Tue VOICES and Ecology Society clean beaches and Babcock Road
199 16 12 10/12/1993 Tue University Oaks resolving difficulties
200 16 13 10/19/1993 Tue Students to vote on new recreation center fee
201 16 14 10/26/1993 Tue Overall UTSA tuition and fees rise 15-17 percent
202 16 15 11/2/1993 Tue Student arrested for possession of firearms at Chisholm Hall
203 16 16 11/9/1993 Tue Student Government stands neutral on rec center
204 16 17 11/16/1993 Tue Recreation center vote declared void
205 17 1
206 17 2 1/25/1994 Tue New building planned for UTSA
207 17 3 2/1/1994 Tue Resident Assistants suffer from Bach buy-out
208 17 4 2/8/1994 Tue Roost shuts its doors for good
209 17 5 2/15/1994 Tue Century takes over Chisholm Hall
210 17 6 2/22/1994 Tue Recreation center re-vote plagued by dissent between Student Government, administration
211 17 7 3/1/1994 Tue Bonfire canceled due to site construction
212 17 8 3/8/1994 Tue Student Government kills Rec Center vote
213 17 9 3/15/1994 Tue HB suffers costly damages from leaking roof
214 17 10 4/5/1994 Tue COFAH Dean Lee resigns, Craven named interim dean
215 17 11 4/12/1994 Tue UTSA seeks regents' approval for new logo
216 17 10 4/19/1994 Tue UTSA students, faculty shine at University Life Awards
217 17 13 4/26/1994 Tue Tuition and fees increase 5-7 percent for next year

Photo PollEdit

Date Listed Author(s) Question
9/7/1993 Maricio Zatarain, Claudia Aranda How would you describe parking on campus and why?
9/14/1993 TJ Tijerina, Paul Eldridge What new student services would you like to see on campus and why?
9/21/1993 Nicole Ervin, Ann-Marie Moore How do you feel about Israel's recognizing the PLO?
9/28/1993 Nicole Ervin, Leigh Ann Griffin What do you think the brown thing is in front of the Arts building?
10/5/1993 Lorraine Schoolcraft, Dago Patlan Who is your favorite late night personality?
10/12/1993 R. C. Calvo, Giselle Salinas What do you think of the Sean Elliott trade?
10/19/1993 Brandi Selsor, Dago Patlan Do you think that Jack Kevorkian, "the suicide doctor," should continue with his assisted suicides?
10/26/1993 Prentiss Lashure, Louay Saadi What do you think the first family should dress up for at Halloween and why?
11/2/1993 Dago Patlan, Lorraine Schoolcraft What is the worst experience you ever had with a professor?
11/9/1993 Juli Byrne, Michelle Vaca If you were editor, what would you do to improve The Paisano?
11/16/1993 Rachel Dupnik, Prentiss Lashure Do you think that the university is adequately informing the students and why or why not?
1/25/1994 Rachel Dupnik, Michelle Vaca Do you feel Lorena Bobbit's being found not guilty by reason of insanity was appropriate?
2/1/1994 Laura Bass, Michelle Vaca What would you suggest to improve dining on campus?
2/8/1994 Alicia Wormsbaker, Sandy Adame What is your opinion about Tonya Harding and the Nancy Kerrigan assault?
2/15/1994 Shirley Eggleston, Brooke Garcia Is the Alamodome worth the taxpayers' money?
2/22/1994 Shirley Eggleston, Brooke Garcia If you could change anything about UTSA, what would it be?
3/1/1994 Maria Teresa Gordon, Monica Granato What types of improvements would you make in Fiesta UTSA in the way of food, music, and games?
3/8/1994 Shirley Eggleston, Brooke Garcia Do you think that Alamo Plaza should be closed for historical reasons?
3/15/1994 Michelle Vaca, Shirley Eggleston What is your Spring Break fantasy?
4/5/1994 Shirley Eggleston, Brooke Garcia What do you think of the Dallas Cowboy situation?
4/12/1994 Shirley Eggleston, Brooke Garcia Are the course offerings for the summer semester adequate?
4/19/1994 Brian Gaitan, Carrley Mason Do you think the Spurs will make it to the finals?
4/26/1994 Art Garcia, René A. Guzman What impresses you most about The Paisano?


  1. "Browsing items in: Paisano Student Newspaper". UTSA Libraries Special Collections. Retrieved August 8, 2012.
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