Desert Flowers is a Polaroid SX-70 series featuring the American Southwest in bloom and its queer youth, serving as documentation of both ecological and cultural resilience, perseverance, and beauty by bridging a connection between desert ecology and sexual identity. These Polaroids were taken predominantly in 2016 and touch the Mojave, Sonoran, and Chihuahuan deserts, spanning the states of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, and California.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 26 2017 - 3:03pm
REPLAY video from a webcast of the American Educational Research Association’s Social Justice Initiative workshop on the resources and needs of college-bound undocumented students on April 29 at the University of Texas at San Antonio. The session is to help undocumented students, immigrant advocates and the parents and families understand what services they can expect or ask for as students navigate the pathway to college. Parents and families who cannot attend in person are encouraged to attend the online livestream session or replay it later.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Sep 22 2016 - 4:05pm
Two job fairs are taking place within a week, one focusing on San Antonio's growing information technology sector. Workforce Solutions Alamo will have a career fair for youths 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Education Service Center Region 20. Organizations say there are positions available in an increasing number of specific fields. The job fairs are happening after the announcement that U.S. jobless claims fell last week to their lowest level since July.
Written by Rudy Arispe on Sep 9 2016 - 1:34pm
A group of military veterans will participate in an intensive, 12-week Cyber Security Boot Camp beginning Sept. 12 at the Rackspace Open Cloud Academy to prepare them for careers in this high-demand job field.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 16 2015 - 9:56pm
It’s simple, says Port San Antonio executive vice president Jim Perschbach. “Our board believes that there is no problem in San Antonio - or anywhere, for that matter - that can't be fixed by increasing the average wage in this community and providing more employment opportunities,” Perschbach said.