San Antonians involved with eco-friendly sustainability and placemaking highlighted their projects, and promoted the city's potential, at a unique conference in Austin earlier this week. South by Southwest (SXSW) Eco is the three-day, ecology-centric version of the nearly two-week-long multimedia festival held each March. By design, SXSW Eco, held every fall, is smaller in scale and draws way fewer attendees than its spring counterpart.
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Written by Edmond Ortiz on Oct 11 2016 - 4:42pm
Written by Center for Civ… on Sep 28 2015 - 4:55pm
The University of Texas at San Antonio’s Center for Civic Engagement will host its first Civic Engagement Summit to showcase and share the variety of community-engaged activities of UTSA students, faculty and staff. Leaders from San Antonio community-based non-profits are welcome to attend the Summit. It will be held on Monday, October 5th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UC Denman Ballroom, Main Campus, UTSA. Registration is free and open to the public.
Written by fransteps on Dec 7 2012 - 1:49pm
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman announced Dec. 4 that Youth Orchestras of San Antonio (YOSA) is one of 153 not-for-profit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Challenge America Fast-Track grant. YOSA is recommended for a $10,000 grant to support its Artist-in-Residence program for 2013.