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...

Student organizations air grievances in manifesto

Matthew San Martin and Victoria Cavazos

March 6, 2018

On Feb. 28, Hilltop Views published an advertisement entitled the Red Door Manifesto. Five organizations, the African Student Organization (ASO), Black Student Alliance (BSA), League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC),...

Non-profit Jolt organizes pro-voting rally at Capitol

Christine Sanchez

March 5, 2018

On Wednesday, Feb 28, activists gathered on the front steps of the Texas State Capitol to celebrate the beauty and importance of migration. Dubbed “Migration is Sweet, The Future is Sweeter When You Vote,” the event included a but...

U.S. Bishops lead efforts for a DACA fix

Andrea Guzman

February 27, 2018

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-...

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February 20, 2018

Bon Appétit, a private on-site restaurant company that has acted as the St. Edward’s food service partner for more than nine years, has reopened an internal investigation that arose after chefs alleged a manager referred to s...

Student organizations shed light on transgender experiences through panel discussion

Sarah Gonzales

February 12, 2018

PRIDE Vice President Bianca Salinas greets attendees Feb. 8 in Carter Auditorium and asked them to get a pronoun button; the options are she/her, he/him, they/them and ze/hir. Student, Rachel Leader walks around the auditorium ...

A summit for first-generation college students is introduced by Equity and Justice Council

Andrea Guzman

February 12, 2018

First-generation college students convened in Fleck Hall for a day of bonding and learning about on-campus resources during a summit Feb. 10.Hosted by the Equity and Justice Council (EJC), the event drew in students ranging f...

Bon Appétit manager investigated for racial slurs addressed to students

Matthew San Martin, News Editor

February 12, 2018

Bon Appétit, a private on-site restaurant company that has acted as the St. Edward’s food service partner for more than nine years, has closed an internal investigation that arose after chefs alleged a manager referred...

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...

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