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Written by J.T. on Apr 11, 2016
U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-San Antonio) visited the campus of the University of Texas at San Antonio to talk to students about the importance of relations between the United States and Japan. Castro, founding co-chair of the House U.S.-Japan Caucus and member of the House Foreign Affairs and Armed Services Committees, talked about Japan not only as an economic superpower, but also as a valuable trade partner. The March 31 event was sponsored by the UTSA East Asia Institute.
Written by Katie Nickas on Apr 07, 2016
Air quality is always on San Antonio’s radar, but for the attendees at the Regional Air Quality Strategy Session at Eco Centro April 5, it’s an urgent call to action.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Apr 05, 2016
After her mother, father, husband and three sisters were killed during tense fighting between quarrelling neighbors, Sudan and Chad, Josephine Toundamje and her seven children fled Chad into Cameroon. They were resettled in San Antonio in 2010. Shahram Ebadfardezadeh, 50, his wife and four children left Iran five years ago for San Antonio, where they could enjoy religious freedom and practice the baptismal customs of their Mandaean community, who follow the teachings of John the Baptist.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 31, 2016
At the 2016 Mini Maker Faire at San Antonio’s Central Library, you helped us make a movie about why San Antonio is a great place to live and how it could be improved for the future. We asked you what you love about San Antonio and you came through in a big way. Several of you said the best thing about our city is the people. Then we asked you how San Antonio could be even better, and you had some great suggestions, from better public transportation to cooler summers.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 31, 2016
More than 80 books will come to life at the San Antonio Book Festival, which is free and open to the public on April 2, 2016. Dozens of authors will be at San Antonio Central Library or across the street at the Southwest School of Art. They’ll be talking about their books and taking questions from the audience about their work.