2017-2018 Staff

Carolina Lizbeth Lugo

Features Writer

Carolina Lizbeth Lugo is a Mechanical Engineering (Nuclear Track) student at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. She has lived in the United States for 11 years after she moved from Mexico at the age of 9. She loves...

Victoria "Troya" Chavez

Columnist and Writer

Victoria "Troya" Chavez is 24 years old. She was born in California and raised in Andrews, TX. She is a freshman at UTPB pursuing a degree in psychology. "As much as I have gone through, I hope to help someone who might be experiencing...

Evan Mitchell

Political Columnist and Features Writer

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB) Political Columnist and Features Writer Evan Joel Mitchell was born in Alpine, Texas, but lives in Midland with his family. He attended a private school until the seventh grade...

Ana Ruth Lugo Mejia

Multi-Media Managing Editor

Ana Ruth Lugo Mejia is an international student from Mexico majoring in marketing. She has been working for the Mesa Journal news since 2015 when she transferred from Mississippi State University to finish her degree at UT Permian...

Dr. Myra Salcedo

Mesa Journal Advisor

Myra Salcedo, Ph. D., is a full-time Senior Lecturer and advisor for the Mesa Journal online news and its social media sources. Prior to completing her doctorate in English/Rhetoric and Composition at the University of Texas at...

The student news site of The University of Texas of the Permian Basin