Kaedama: Japanese Flavor on the Border

Local owners bring cozy corner building serving up flavorful and authentic noodles A large steamy bowl of ramen noodles, soaking in broth, with finely cut scallions, vegetables, a soft-boiled egg, and a choice of meat.…

Planted Earth: Healthy Body and Soul on Wheels

Local food truck provides plant-based options for El Pasoans After years of posting recipes on her Instagram account, her followers became interested in what it takes to have a healthier diet. Mandy Castillo, daughter, sister,…

UTEP’s First Week Fashion

A look at how students at the University of Texas at El Paso showed up and showed out at school during their first week Sometimes staring at your mirror for thirty minutes, trying on twenty…

EP For Palestine Protest

EL PASO, Texas- Hundreds of El Pasoans gathered downtown for a peaceful protest that advocated for the rights of Palestinian people.  A caravan began around 11:00 a.m. as protesters traveled on I-10 with their vehicles…

Empowered Women Empowering Women Through Fitness

A new organization has made its way to the University of Texas at El Paso, encouraging women to pursue a healthy lifestyle all while being part of an uplifting community that assures they are not alone in their…

FitFam: The Middle-Men

The team behind the FitFam Instagram account speaks about the controversy, the reasons behind keeping their identities anonymous, and the trials and tribulations of citizen journalism. In between the short videos of Ford Mustangs bent around poles and…

Study Tips from a Nursing Student 

You've been sitting on your bed all day with Blackboard open on your laptop, an open textbook, and a notebook with an empty page laying on the corner of your bed. You can't figure out why you can't focus…