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A special for staff and students

October 11, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – El 7 Mares is a family-owned seafood restaurant that’s doors have been open for 25 years and is offering a special for all Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) staff and students. The dine-in option includes a free soft drink or agua fresca with any meal to students and staff when […]

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Take a break and eat a treat

October 11, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Located in the heart of the westside of San Antonio, not far from Our Lady of that Lake University (OLLU) is a small family-owned snack-shack called Panchitos Fruit Cups and More. Students of OLLU that show their school ID and purchase the six dollar combo which includes an ear of small corn […]

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Take it to go

October 3, 2019

San Antonio- Martin and Irma Bijarro, owners of the M & I Meat and Market grocery store, located at 5106 W Commerce St, San Antonio. They are recognized as a meat shop that also has fresh homemade flour tortillas and delicious breakfast tacos. M & I Meat Market grocery store have a variety of meat […]

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Fashion trends in OLLU Freshmen

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) is filled with a variety of styles from the students, OLLU freshmen during their first semester show the recent trends in fashion.  Students such as Abigail Macias, Early Childhood Education major, and Sarah Hernandez, Social Work major, have opposite styles. Macias describes her style as, […]

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Riverwalk restaurant special for all college students

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – The Riverwalk is notorious for its beautiful city sights and amazing restaurants. There is so much to see at the Riverwalk but one prize location is Café Ole, famous for its hot sizzling Tex-Mex menu. They are at a prime location on the Riverwalk where you’ll be able to enjoy live music, […]

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OLLU’s outdated ban on self-defense items

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – On Sept. 1, HB466 went into effect. The bill was an amendment to an existing statute, which will now allow the legal carry of clubs, knuckles and defense-keychains. Because of the amendment to the law, students may bring their self-defense items to Texas public campuses. Since Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) […]

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Book Review: National Poetry Month Edition

April 16, 2019

It is National Poetry Month and to celebrate I have been sharing a poem a day in a Facebook and Twitter thread. Reading poetry has been a huge blessing in my life and given me an awareness for social justice issues. If you hadn’t noticed yet, throughout my book reviews this semester I have been […]

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Editor-In-Chief discusses SB17

April 15, 2019

Although I may have hinted at my political beliefs in past columns, I am usually not the type of person to engage in a political discussion in a setting like this. However, I was recently scrolling through Facebook and saw a photo post that read “Tragic day in Texas. SB17 has just passed. Medical professionals […]

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See the paper, pick it up?

April 12, 2019

How many students actually pick up the University’s newspaper, and what makes an eye catching headline? Danielle Ojeda San Antonio- Our Lady of the Lake University has one artifact in particular, that has documented dates, trends and events since the 1960’s. The university’s newspaper, known then as The Phoenix, The Lake Front prints  and realeases […]

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Quicker tan, longer side affects? Are UV tanning beds worth the glow?

March 25, 2019

Students and physicians go back on forth on whether or not tanning beds are something students should look into for the upcoming summer months By Natalie Fazio SAN ANTONIO – With summer fast approaching, many students are trying to figure out how they are going to get their summer glow with the changing Texas weather. […]

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