The Texas Tribune is pleased to present a series of events focusing on the issues at play in the run-up to the 85th Legislature — and what they mean for one of the state’s largest and fastest-growing cities and its surrounding communities.
Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 1 2016 - 10:37pm
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 Texas Tribune on Jun 19 2016 - 10:38am
by Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune SAN ANTONIO — As Donald Trump scrambles to build a fundraising network, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee has been relying on a number of people in Texas who do not see eye-to-eye with him on some of his signature policy proposals. On Friday, June he heard from at least one of them.
Written by urban15 on Jun 15 2016 - 11:59am
On Saturday, June 25 from 6-9 p.m. at URBAN-15, see Kim Bishop's and Luis Valderas's exhibit “Acceleration: A Conversation on Position,” a visual/sound installation piece well suited for URBAN-15’s Long Hall Gallery. With Bishop’s and Valderas’s paintings facing each other along the length of the narrow gallery, and with an overhead sound installation creating an ambient Doppler effect, the piece intends to evoke the affective experience of close quarters—specifically, running through corn fields.
Written by J.T. on Dec 10 2015 - 4:00pm
The New York Times listed Jan Jarboe Russell's book, "Train to Crystal City," as one of the Top Books of 2015 (read more here).
Written by J.T. on Oct 29 2015 - 2:45pm
Catch up and get ahead with the Edge for the week of October 26. Who needs a border wall?
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 22 2015 - 1:09pm
Who needs a border wall? The U.S. recession already cut Mexican immigration by 57 percent, reflecting fewer employment opportunities, according to a study of U.S. Census data by Rogelio Sáenz, dean of the University of Texas at San Antonio College of Public Policy.
Written by Guest (not verified) on Sep 14 2015 - 9:09pm
The UTSA College of Public Policy Dean’s Distinguished Lecture Series continues with Dr. Jorge Durand, who will speak on Sept. 15 at 5:30 pm. at the UTSA Downtown Campus, Buena Vista St. Bldg. Aula Canaria (BV 1.328). The topic is Migratory Collapse: Evidence from Los Altos de Jalisco
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 8 2015 - 6:48pm
Catch up and get ahead with the Edge for the week of Sept. 7 Texas school funding system punishes poor districts
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Sep 1 2015 - 10:32am
In this video, Jorge Montiel of COPS/Metro Alliance examines the business of immigrant detention, and follows the money coming from and going to the private prison companies, Corrections Corporation of America and the GEO Group, Inc.