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Written by UTHSCSA on Nov 16, 2011
A professor in the School of Nursing at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio has received one of the nursing profession’s most prestigious research honors — the Episteme Award. The biennial award was presented to Kathleen R. Stevens, Ed.D., RN, ANEF, FAAN, by Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI), the Honor Society of Nursing, at the society’s 41st Biennial Convention in Grapevine, Texas. 
Written by nancypjohnson on Nov 16, 2011
Why not give the gift of time this holiday season? The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program that helps local moderate to low-income families file their taxes for free is looking for volunteers.The program is led by the City of San Antonio, United Way of San Antonio & Bexar County, Catholic Charities of San Antonio, Inc. and partners with the Alamo City Coalition for Economic Self-Sufficiency (A.C.C.E.S.S.).
Written by Beth Graham on Oct 31, 2011
On Tuesday, Nov. 1, the Molly Pruitt Library at Roosevelt High School, 5110 Walzem Road, will extend its public service hours from 32 hours a week to 56 hours a week, giving it the same number of service hours as all other San Antonio Public Library branches. The branch library, which is located in a school, was previously open to the public only outside school hours.The new operating schedule will be:
Written by saafdn on Oct 27, 2011
SAN ANTONIO (Oct. 25, 2011) – The San Antonio Area Foundation announces today it will move into a new home at Pearl in the summer of 2012. The added space and more accessible location make it possible for the Area Foundation to expand existing programs and initiatives to better serve San Antonio and South Texas. In 2010, the Area Foundation gave a total of $12.2 million in grants and scholarships.
Written by evrard on Oct 24, 2011
REPLAY VIDEO: You can join in as former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor speaks to students at Texas A&M University-San Antonio about iCivics.org, a web-based education project designed to teach civics and inspire students to actively participate in our democracy.NOWCastSA will webcast the event live from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and you can watch video on this page or come back later and replay the video here.