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Written by UIWPR on Jul 30 2018 - 1:42pm
The College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Distinguished Speakers Series presents Anthony Graves, an exonerated Texas Death Row prisoner and author of Infinite Hope: How Wrongful Conviction, Solitary Confinement, and 12 Years on Death Row Failed to Kill My Soul. Reception to Follow. The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. To request disability accommodation for this event, visit www.uiw.edu/ada.
Written by UIWPR on Jun 7 2018 - 1:58pm
We are at that time of the year where we are gearing up for the annual Chip'n Classic Golf Tournament. This event has been one of the most successful fundraisers the Alumni Association hosts and we hope to continue its growth even further this year. The golf tournament will be held at The Dominion on Monday, June 25, and we are looking for sponsors. If you are you are unable to sponsor please pass along the information to anybody you may know who would like to be a part of this great event.
Written by UIWPR on Jun 4 2018 - 3:27pm
University of the Incarnate Word will host a preview day for any prospective students who wish to take a tour and ask questions about our programs we have to offer. The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. To request disability accommodation for this event, visit www.uiw.edu/ada.
Written by Beth Graham on May 29 2018 - 10:39am
The Friends of the San Antonio Public Library are now accepting nominations for their annual Arts & Letters awards, recognizing San Antonians who have made outstanding contributions in the fields of the arts and literature, including the visual arts, dramatic arts, musical arts, and any genre of the written arts, including journalism.
Written by Maria Gardner on May 24 2018 - 6:55pm
By Maria Gardner The San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) has partnered with San Antonio Rise (SA Rise), an organization of teachers, school officials and community members, to present a handbook for parents and the community on how Texas Senate Bill 4 (SB4) will be applied in the school district. At the press conference, SAISD Board President Patti Radle said, “School districts do not fall under SB4.”
Written by Texas Tribune on May 4 2018 - 5:07pm
By Regina Mack, The Texas Tribune Lawmakers in Texas have debated school finance for years, but have so far struggled to come up with a way to reform the way the state funds its public schools.
Written by Trey Herrera on Nov 12 2017 - 8:52am
MOVE San Antonio is proud to welcome Young Women's Leadership Academy high school student and San Antonio community activist Ruby Polanco for our November tbh speaker series and live podcast. In August 2017, Ruby led the efforts to expand the San Antonio Independent School District's nondiscrimination ordinance to add sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. After the program, join MOVE for a special concert by Rue Sophia, a high school student-led alternative rock band!
Written by Valerie Lambardia on Nov 9 2017 - 2:28pm
Kickoff for San Antonio Entrepreneurship Week (SAEW), a 5-day showcase of the industries and business sectors that make up San Antonio’s vibrant entrepreneurial community, through a series of events across the City. Featuring speakers from key industries, SAEW casts a light on the innovative trends, growth, and connections that are shaping the future of San Antonio. Entrepreneurs and attendees will be engaged and inspired to educate themselves, strengthen the collaborative bonds that help our city progress forward and possibly even take the leap to start or grow their own business.
Written by Tatum Forbes on Nov 9 2017 - 10:39am
In an interview celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, Texas A&M University-San Antonio President Cynthia Teniente-Matson talked about her vision of building an inclusive culture by integrating conversations about equity among students, faculty and staff.
Written by Valerie Lambardia on Nov 2 2017 - 4:53pm
Mission Possible 360, Inc. will be holding its inaugural benefit luncheon on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Neighborhood Place, 3014 Rivas Street, San Antonio, Texas. The luncheon will be held from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. The theme for this special event is "Investing in our Youth." This is a great opportunity to learn more about the tremendous and life-changing work done by Mission Possible 360 ("MP360"), a 501(c)(3) tax exempt non-profit organization.