Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke held over 15 student events at college campuses across Texas. According to O’Rourke’s campaign page, each college tour was an opportunity to get registered, get organized, and commit to the work ahead. Various student publications covered their designated college tour stop with stories of their own. Read about Beto O’Rourke’s college tour through the eyes of future journalists:
Written by Sofia Briones on Nov 4 2022 - 2:32pm
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 CharlotteAnne Lucas on Nov 23 2016 - 11:13am
UPDATED: Optimized with additional information, tools, links, transcribed quotes, links to specific spots in the video and outside links to helpful information. Replay video from the live webcast of What's Next for DREAMers, a panel discussion at the University of Texas at San Antonio Aula Canaria Lecture Hall on the downtown campus, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016. SCROLL down below video for links, tools and transcript.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 29 2016 - 9:27pm
Catch up and get ahead with the edge for the week of February 29! The Primary Election and Super Tuesday
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 8 2016 - 1:47pm
Where is a book transformed into artwork and a library transformed into a museum? In January and February of 2016, the gallery at San Antonio Central Library became a Book Garden ~ a home to oversized southwestern lizards, busts of Renaissance men, Zen rocks and other sculptures, all created by Taiwanese-born artist Long-Bin Chen. On first glance, most people think the carvings are made from marble or stone - but in fact they are sculpted from books and magazines.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Mar 28 2015 - 1:20pm
A runoff election is being held for Texas House District 124 with Early Voting through April 17 from 8 a.m. to a p.m. and Election Day on April 21. (Find an Early Voting Polling Place here.) The candidates for House District 124 are:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 15 2014 - 4:25pm
Saint Mary's University Institute for Public Administration, Politics and Public Policy hosted a Community Conversation on Gentrification featuring a collection of San Antonio policy experts including Mayor Ivy Taylor; activist and former councilwoman María Antonietta Berriozábal and Christine Drennon, Ph.D.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Apr 23 2014 - 3:02pm
REPLAY VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live with Mayor Julián Castro and special guest First Lady Michelle Obama 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Friday, May 2 for San Antonio's 4th Annual College Signing Day. Replay full video of the event below - and check back later for playlists!
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 7 2014 - 2:13pm
The City of San Antonio Department of Human Services is now accepting applications for the 2014 Ambassador Program. The Ambassador Program is an internship program for currently enrolled college students sponsored by the City of San Antonio. The program launched in summer 2004 through an initiative presented by then-District 7 Councilman Julián Castro.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Mar 6 2014 - 2:27pm
REPLAY VIDEO: Join NOWCastSA at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, March 17 for the live webcast of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and the Impact on Undocumented College Students with Michael A. Olivas, William B. Bates Distinguished Chair in Law and Director of the Institute for Higher Education Law and Governance at the University of Houston Law Center.