Join NOWCastSA, the UTSA College of Public Policy and the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area on Feb. 27, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the UTSA Downtown Campus for a Judicial Candidate Debate. Several District Court positions are up for election. In advance of the March 6, 2018 primary, come hear what the candidates have to say on issues. Candidates who have confirmed their presence:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jun 11 2017 - 10:45pm
Replay the video from a webcast of the League of Women Voters conversation about the future of public education in Texas on June 12, 2017. The panel discussion was in the auditorium of San Antonio Central Library Thanks to support from the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area, the San Antonio Public Library and from viewers like you, you can replay video from the webcast for free. The discussion was moderated by Richard Middleton, former superintendent, North East Independent School District. Panelists are:
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 Guest (not verified) on Aug 10 2016 - 12:24am
By Noel Poyo San Antonio needs a clearly articulated housing policy. The sense of purpose that launched the “Decade of Downtown” with development through investments and incentives must be matched by supporting a vibrant housing market for the San Antonio neighborhoods that have shaped the culture and character of the city.
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 Jan 26 2016 - 2:00pm
Catch up and get ahead with the edge for the week of January 25, 2016. Mayor Ivy Taylor at UTSA: Cities and Citizens
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 CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 24 2015 - 5:32pm
NOWCastSA teamed up with Texas Public Radio to spend time learning more about the personal qualities of the four front-runners in the 2015 campaign for mayor of San Antonio. Texas Radio produced an audio profile of each candidate that paired with a longer video piece produced by NOWCastSA. Here, in order of the votes they garnered in the May 9 election, are the stories:
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.