On Saturday, July 23, URBAN-15 will host a screening of Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA, a recently released documentary by director Robert Greenwald. Making a Killing tells the stories of how guns, and the billions made off of them, affect the lives of everyday Americans. It features personal stories from people across the country who have been affected by gun violence, including survivors and victims' families.
Written by San Antonio Pu… on Jan 15 2014 - 3:08pm
San Antonio Public Library and San Antonio Museum of Art present Freedom Ridersfilm screening and panel discussion- A DreamWeek Event What: A screening of the PBS documentary Freedom Riders, followed by a panel discussion and reception. When: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 3:00pm- 7:00pm Where: San Antonio Museum of Art (SAMA), 200 West Jones Ave., 78215 FREE ADMISSION WITH SAN ANTONIO PUBLIC LIBRARY (SAPL) CARD More about the Program:
Written by lmballes on Sep 24 2013 - 4:36pm
An Outdoor Screening of YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN on Friday, October, 25! Free Event. Food and Drinks Available. Costume Contest!
Written by Kris_Serold on Sep 11 2013 - 2:51pm
The Esperanza Peace and Justice Center proudly will be screening the most recent version of a work in progress film titled “San Antonio Four” on Friday, September 20th, 2013 at 7 p.m at the Esperanza Center. The San Antonio Four is an award winning documentary covering the story of four San Antonio women wrongly accused of sexual abuse by a homophobic, fear driven, and misled jury trial. Now a year after Anna Vasquez, one of the four accused women, finally reached parole, the film continues to follow the struggle for freedom for the remaining three women with new updates.
Written by UIWPR on Aug 21 2013 - 8:26am
UIW will present a free health fair for the whole family on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at St. Philip’s College - Center for Health Professions (1801 Martin Luther King Drive, 78203.) At the event guests can take part in cholesterol, blood pressure, glucose, vision and glaucoma screenings as well as diabetic foot exams, medication education & counseling and nutrition counseling. There will various demonstrations and screenings for children. For details call (210)883-1000.
Written by UrologySA on Jun 11 2013 - 12:50pm
One in six American men will develop prostate cancer, the second leading cause of cancer death in men. Time and cost should not be excuses for men to avoid a prostate cancer exam. Nix Health Foundation and Urology San Antonio are once again partnering to provide free prostate screenings to men age 55 and older and men age 40 and older who are African-American or who have a family history of prostate cancer. The screening is intended for men who have not had a prostate exam within the last year and do not have a personal physician or the means to be screened.
Written by School of Medicine on Oct 31 2012 - 3:21pm
Hepatitis C virus appears to strike South Texas Hispanics disproportionately, and some persons are not diagnosed until the liver-harming infection is in its late stages. Baby boomers born between 1945 and 1965 are at heightened risk, statistics show.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Jun 23 2012 - 11:12am
Memory as Medicine Film: Memento
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Jun 6 2012 - 1:20pm
As part of the outdoor cinema series, Movies by Moonlight, "Fox and the Hound" will be screened in HemisFair Park. Screenings are free, open to the public and will take place in the grassy area between the Hemisphere arches and the Magik Theatre. Pre-show entertainment starts at 7:30 p.m. followed by a brief intermission, with the feature film beginning at 8:30 p.m.
Written by Elizabeth Allen on May 7 2012 - 1:07pm
Colorectal cancer is a major killer in the U.S., but it’s relatively simple to prevent through early screening and detection, the topic of the May 10 free public lecture at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Several methods exist for colorectal screening, but the gold standard is the colonoscopy, which has a reputation as an unpleasant experience that many people would rather avoid.