Hilltop Views

Campus structures, buildings to expand amid university’s financial concerns

Matthew San Martin and Victoria Cavazos

March 19, 2018

Filed under News

The president of St. Edward’s University, George E. Martin, held his annual meeting to discuss new changes coming to campus in the upcoming years. The meeting, held in Jones Auditorium on March 8, was attended by campus adm...

Congressional leaders fail to act by DACA deadline

Andrea Guzman

March 6, 2018

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The deadline for Congress to pass legislation surrounding Dreamers, people who were brought to the U.S. illegally at a young age, passed Monday. Students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status rallied in a week of ...

U.S. Bishops lead efforts for a DACA fix

Andrea Guzman

February 27, 2018

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As the Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of a federal judge’s ruling that required the government to keep the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in place, the Catholic community in Austin urged for more far-...

‘Slow Burn’ ties Watergate scandal to Trump-era politics

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February 12, 2018

Filed under Life And Arts

If we were living through the next Watergate, would we know? This is the question Leon Neyfakh, host of “Slow Burn: A Podcast About Watergate,” poses to his listeners. In these eight episodes, Neyfakh captures what it was like...

Student Government starts semester with a round of funding requests

January 31, 2018

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With three senate vacancies during their meeting Jan. 25, Student Government faced the need to address a separate position in the association: Elections Commissioner.Last year, Jonathan Edwards was appointed as the elections commis...

Face Off: NYT profile of Nazi sympathizer executed poorly but still necessary to drive conversation

Andrea Guzman

November 27, 2017

Filed under Viewpoints

Tony Hovater is a man living in Ohio who was profiled by the New York Times last weekend. This profile is significant given that Hovater is a Nazi sympathizer. But you wouldn’t know that, since he also likes dining at Panera...

Art offers safe expression, provides awareness

Gianni Zorrilla, Life and Arts Editor

October 30, 2017

Filed under Life And Arts

The cultivation of proper mental health is an enduring topic. Last Thursday night, It’s On Us collaborated with the Psych Society to host Raising Awareness Through Art at Jo’s. The event illuminated topics of mental wel...

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