Hilltop Views

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

Matthew San Martin and Victoria Cavazos

March 19, 2018

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...

Campus pool back in operation following lack of adherence to city code

Victoria Cavazos

February 5, 2018

The Recreation and Convocation Center (RCC) Pool reopened after a brief closure threatened to move the swim club’s practices elsewhere.Due to a failure to adhere to city code, it closed indefinitely on Jan. 24. But within 2...

Common Theme Speaker shares personal story as DACA recipient

Andrea Guzman

October 10, 2017

The common theme speaker this year, Erika Andiola, is “undocumented, unafraid and unapologetic.”Andiola identified herself as such while speaking at the Recreation and Convocation Center on Oct. 5, the day all renewals were due for the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals pro...

Professor encourages students to vote in upcoming presidential election

Maia Samboy

October 3, 2016

With the 2016 presidential election nearing, many students are deciding which candidate to vote for.Jennifer Jefferson, a visiting assistant professor in university studies and voter registrar, feels strongly about students vot...

Kung Fu club teaches self-defense basics

Staff Writer

October 8, 2013

Everybody in Ving Tsun is “Kung Fu Fighting.”Pronounced "Wing Chun,” Ving Tsun is a soft-style but aggressive form of Kung Fu. Soft-style generally means that the defender will use minimal force in order to remain stead...

Recreation and Convocation Center gets a facelift

Staff Writer

September 10, 2012

Hilltoppers were welcomed back to campus with signs of change, including construction on the new science building and library renovations. Though these projects are incomplete, there is one operative change: the newly renovated ...

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