Welcome to the Department of Student Media and Publications. The Prospector has served as the student voice of UTEP since 1915. The Prospector, and its online website, theprospectordaily.com and the bilingual Minero Magazine, strive to be a campus public forum that informs students and helps them navigate college life.

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Minero Magazine is the University of Texas at El Paso’s bilingual student magazine. It is published by UTEP students through the Department of Student Media and Publications once every fall and spring semester.

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The Prospector has been serving UTEP’s community since 1915. Winning numerous awards, both editorial and advertising, The Prospector is read regularly by UTEP students, staff and faculty. The Prospector covers on-campus and off-campus news, entertainment and sports events. We always strive to have the best newspaper possible.

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The students who work for these publications are provided an experiential learning laboratory and gain the relevant skills to become well-qualified professionals in any field.

We’re looking for motivated students with a strong work ethic and a desire to learn. We’re accepting applications for reporters, photographers, and designers as well as students who want to work in advertising and marketing.

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Student Media and Publications
105 Union Building East
El Paso, Texas 79968