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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 13, 2011
Artist Diana Kersey's ceramic panels on the Mulberry Avenue Bridge at Brackenridge Park whimsically depict the life cycle of the Texas Gulf Coast Toad, from mating to egg, to tadpole to toad again. Kersey was commissioned to do the public art under the city's Public Art San Antonio program, and she chronicled the process on her blog, dianakersey.blogspot.com
Written by Beth Graham on Jul 12, 2011
The San Antonio Public Library will present a draft of its new Strategic Plan to the community during a series of public forums scheduled to obtain public input on the plan. The new Strategic Plan is designed to reemphasize the Library’s top priority of supporting education and learning opportunities through an expanded role in early literacy education and stronger relationships with area school districts.
Written by saafdn on Jun 24, 2011
 Financial Assistance Awarded to Students Seeking Higher Education in 2011-2012 School YearSAN ANTONIO, TX (2011) – The San Antonio Area Foundation is pleased to announce scholarship awards totaling $800,000 to almost 400 deserving students, in San Antonio, South Texas, Missouri and Florida.
Written by evrard on Jun 14, 2011
When Ramona Garcia sang the National Anthem at the first of San Antonio Independent School District's high school graduation ceremonies Saturday morning, her grandfather was watching and listening on his computer 250 miles away."Thanks for webcasting the Graduation of Highlands High School this morning," wrote Ramona's grandfather, Otto Perryman, in an email. "I am disabled and was unable to travel to San Antonio to see the graduation, and appreciate you allowing me to watch it from my home in Fort Worth."
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 09, 2011
REPLAY THE VIDEOS:  Watch archived video all eight graduation ceremonies from the SAISD high schools in the video player here. Please join the conversation and celebrate the accomplishments of these young people by watching the video, participating in the chat and coming back for another replay.