|Type||Independent student newspaper|
|Publisher||The Paisano Educational Trust|
|Managing editors||Mia Cabello|
|News editor||Caroline Traylor|
|Sports editor||Shabazz I. Dawkins|
|Photo editor||Fabian DeSoto|
|Headquarters||San Antonio, Texas
The Paisano is the independent student-run newspaper of the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA). It was established in 1981 and publishes 7,000 copies weekly. "Paisano" is a Spanish and Italian word for "fellow countryman."
The newspaper is published once a week except during exam and holiday periods. Because it is student-run and independent from University administration, The Paisano is written completely by unpaid volunteers, with advertisements helping to support the costs associated with printing and distributing. The Paisano won a gold medal in 2000 from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The office for the newspaper is located at 14545 Roadrunner Way, across the street from the Main UTSA campus.
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