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Written by evrard on Nov 04, 2014
REPLAY VIDEO: On Friday, Nov. 7 NOWCastSA webcast the Caregiver Summit 2014, presented by the WellMed Charitable Foundation's Caregiver SOS program. Keynote Speaker Sid O’Bryant, Ph.D., Interim Director of the Institute of Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Research, University of North Texas Health Science Center, will present “An Update on Alzheimer’s Disease Emerging Science: A Hope for the Future” from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Written by dgarza on Oct 31, 2014
REPLAY VIDEO: Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, Inc.’s Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas project, a Social Innovation Fund program, stimulates local solutions that improve both physical and behavioral health together, such as diabetes and depression.
Written by MichaelWhite on Oct 30, 2014
A new book by Heywood Sanders, a professor of Public Administration at University of Texas at San Antonio, takes a hard look at the history, politics and development of convention centers across the United States. Sanders talked about his  book, Convention Center Follies: Politics, Power, and Public Investment in American Cities, on Oct. 29, 2014 at UTSA's downtown campus.
Written by Allison Baron on Oct 27, 2014
A home for every pet... It seems like a nice idea, but can San Antonio make it a reality? Becoming a humane community is a goal even larger than the no-kill status San Antonio is on its way to achieving, according to the nationally and internationally recognized speaker who will deliver a keynote address at the San Antonio Area Foundation’s Community Conversation, hosted by the Foundation’s Talk About It! program, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Pica Pica Plaza Event Center, 910 SE Military Drive.
Written by City of San Antonio on Oct 23, 2014
Downtown San Antonio shines with world-class art, entertainment and dining. Now, a new smartphone app takes the guesswork out of parking, leaving motorists more time to enjoy all that downtown has to offer.