Archive for March, 2011

Cinema Novo Presents: SOMEWHERE by Sofia Coppola and a Short Film Festival Workshop

Mar 31, 2011 No Comments by Jessica

UTEP’s Cinema Novo will be showing Somewhere, a film written and directed by Sofia Coppola. The film will be shown April 1st and 2nd at 7pm. UTEP faculty, staff and students pay $1 for admission. General admission is $2. Cinema Novo is located in the Union East Building, 1st floor. And when in Rome…Join Cinema [...]

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Alfresco! Fridays are Here

Mar 29, 2011 No Comments by Jessica

It’s time for Alfresco! Fridays  again! In its 9th season, the free concert series will feature live music for all tastes including, Salsa, Reggae, Blues and more. Alfresco! Fridays takes place every Friday at 5:30pm, it’s absolutely free, open to the public and no outside food or liquor is allowed. We hope to see everyone there! For [...]

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El Pasoan Advances to Top 12 on Hit Show, Nuestra Belleza Latina

Mar 29, 2011 2 Comments by Amy

Local UTEP Student and beauty contestant, Paulette Acosta-Hayen, age 19, is officially one of the top 12 contestants on the international hit reality show, Nuestra Belleza Latina 2011. For the first time in pageant history, viewers had the opportunity to vote and help the judges select the show’s top 12 finalists. Among those announced was [...]

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Playlist Battle: Listening Under the Influence

Mar 28, 2011 No Comments by TSM Staff

Frank Sinatra once said, “I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.”

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The Meatless Monday

Mar 28, 2011 2 Comments

Lately I’ve been hearing a lot about the Meatless Monday movement. Meatless Monday, as simple as it sounds, means foregoing meat on Mondays to reduce the risk of health problems associated with eating meat, such as cancer, obesity, and to reduce our carbon footprint. With that being said, I bring you two meatless meals that are [...]

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Fresh Music Fridays

Mar 25, 2011 3 Comments

Over here at TSM, we don’t see anything wrong with a little friendly competition. Today,  we’re out to prove ourselves as the “most musically inclined” of the bunch. Take a listen to each staff member’s pick and vote for who you think has the “Fresh Music Pick of the Week”. Jessica’s Pick Lil Wayne- 6 [...]

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Trending Topics: Who is Tejano Jack?

Mar 24, 2011 2 Comments

This morning, El Paso Community College announced the arrival of the school’s new mascot- Tejano Jack. The El Paso Times added that that T.J. wants to be the face of the school- as well of the face of local Tejanos and Tejanas. We’re wondering what  your thoughts are on the mascot’s new look and feel. [...]

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Reflection and Regret: Billie Gillispie

Mar 21, 2011 2 Comments

Coaches from small schools, “mid-majors,” leave all the time for bigger salaries and bigger spotlights to coach for schools in bigger conferences. But this couldn’t happen here, not to UTEP- especially since all the players would be returning to a team that just narrowly pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the NCAA Tournament.

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Greek Lamb & Turkey Burgers and Caipirinhas

Mar 21, 2011 6 Comments

Lately, El Paso’s weather has been screaming ‘fun in the sun.’ There is probably no better warm-weather tradition than to sip on a sweet cocktail while grilling delicious food for friends and family.  But now that the weather is changing, so should your grilling repertoire. Get over that hamburger/hot dog slump with our latest ideas for new [...]

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Fresh Music Fridays

Mar 18, 2011 1 Comment

Make room on your iPod and relish in the fresh music picks we found for you this week. Kerli- Army of Love Dr. Dre- I Need a Doctor featuring Eminem Mumford & Sons- The Cave Bruno Mars- The Lazy Song Jamie Woon- Lady Luck Justice- Civilization Britney Spears- Til the World Ends

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