Author: Astrid Villegas

Philosophy Professor Finds Comfort Of Doubt In Study

March 30, 2015

By Astrid Villegas SAN ANTONIO—The walls in Dr. Jorge Valadez’s office are empty, but his mind is not. With a simple question regarding philosophy, one can uncover a glimpse of his very accomplished life. Valadez, a professor of philosophy, lives his life with simplicity and curiosity. His Yale doctorate lays on his desk along with […]

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A Revisit Of The Word ‘Feminism’

March 30, 2015

By Astrid Villegas SAN ANTONIO—Feminism, according to the dictionary, is the advocacy of women’s rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. Some put it in simpler terms: the advocacy of equal rights for all. Only 20 percent of Americans consider themselves feminists, according to an article by the Huffington Post, […]

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Baseball Team Discovers Player’s Condition

February 27, 2015

By Astrid Villegas SAN ANTONIO—Good vision is important in any sport, including baseball. But freshman Chance Evans from Tarkington, Texas was born with a congenital cataract that blinded him completely in his right eye, and the condition has not stopped him from playing on the Saints baseball team. “I would not even know what two […]

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