Water is a critical issue for global security. Last year the Incarnate Word Justice, Peace, and Integrity of Creation Committee in partnership with URBAN-15 participated in the Global Water Dance Movement growing on five continents to celebrate beauty, raise awareness, and call for advocacy. Learn of that on “El Ojo del Agua” https://urban15.org/hidden-histories/ and continue the tradition with family and friends and UIW efforts for sustainability. The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice.
Written by Don Mathis on Jan 20 2017 - 10:06pm
Renovations of the Elmendorf Lake Park Improvements Project, approved by voters in 2012, was celebrated Jan 21 at 10:30 a.m. Jeff Tyler, an engineer with the San Antonio River Authority (SARA), described some of the new features at the park. “The main goal was to get the community close to water,” Tyler said. “New amenities include a floating dock and picnic areas overlooking the lake.”
Written by UIWPR on Apr 8 2016 - 11:23am
The department of English presents the 4th Annual Water and Culture Symposium on Friday, April 15 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the UIW Library Auditorium.The Symposium highlights the role of water in society and will comprise keynote addresses by Dr. Ken Baake, Texas Tech University and Michelle Garza from the San Antonio Water Authority, a panel discussion led by the UIW Sustainability Committee, and student papers covering regional, national, and international water issues. Food will be served throughout the day. For more information contact Dr.
Written by Cary Clack on Jan 31 2016 - 2:08pm
That Americans have been sending bottled water to a people in desperate need is no surprise. We are a generous people who are often quick and eager to respond to a crisis. Whether it’s an earthquake in Haiti, a tsunami in Japan or flooding here at home, those hurt by such tragedies can expect assistance from the people of the United States.
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 22 2015 - 2:25pm
by Kiah Collier, The Texas Tribune Oct. 22, 2015
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 12 2015 - 2:33pm
Catch up and get ahead with the Edge, for the week of October 12 How can we get more people out to vote?
Written by annalisapeace on Oct 2 2015 - 4:39pm
A new report written by groundwater hydrologist, George Rice, uses the state’s own Groundwater Availability Model to predict that the Vista Ridge water supply project would drop water levels and hydraulic (water) pressure hundreds of feet in the Simsboro and Carrizo aquifers.
Written by RPinner on Aug 20 2015 - 11:00am
San Antonio Water System (SAWS) wants residents to help shape the city’s water future by taking a quick survey and becoming engaged in the 2015 Water Management planning process with the launch of a new microsite known as WaterCitySA.com.
Written by City of San Antonio on Aug 12 2015 - 5:16pm
Residents will continue to enjoy staying cool, active and fit by visiting one of the Parks and Recreation Department’s four regional pools during the extended pool season. The regional pools will operate from Tuesday, Aug. 18, through Sunday, Sept. 27. During this time, the community is welcome to visit any of the following pools: