Great Conversation - February 23, 2016 Great Conversation - February 23, 2016

Save the Date

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
6–9:00 p.m.
Institute of Texan Cultures
UTSA HemisFair Park Campus
801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78205-3209

Event Program

6:00 p.m. Hosted Wine Bar
6:30 p.m. Buffet Dinner
7:10 p.m. Introduction and Recognitions
7:20 p.m. Conversation with Dessert and Coffee
8:30 p.m. Closing Remarks

Conversation Topics

Join community leaders and scholars for dinner and conversation on topics about the arts, literature and culture; business; education; leisure and lifestyles; politics and history; and science and technology.

Tickets & Sponsorship

Ticket information coming soon.

There are many levels of sponsorship available. By sponsoring a table, purchasing individual tickets, underwriting an Honors College student's attendance, or making a gift, your commitment changes the trajectory of students, families, and the entire community.

Interested in being a sponsor?

Contact Kristine Garza at or 210-458-6384 with any questions or visit our sponsorship page.

All proceeds benefit the UTSA Honors College by providing scholarships to its talented students.

About Great Conversation

Great Conversation! is a signature event benefiting the UTSA Honors College. Prominent community leaders and UTSA professors facilitate conversations on diverse, exciting and stimulating topics. The event also increases public awareness about the important cultural and intellectual role that UTSA plays in the City of San Antonio.

Co-Chairs (2017)

Beverly Purcell-Guerra
Rose Marie Banack ('94)
Susan ('91) and David Hough
Mitchell Kilby ('05)
Timothy Morrow ('97)
Harriett Romo and Ricardo Romo

Contact Us

We welcome any questions, comments, or other inquiries regarding this event. Your feedback and support are important and directly contribute to the continuing success of Great Conversation!

For more information regarding Great Conversation!, please contact:

Sponsorship and Program Information

Kristine Garza or

Registration & Tickets


The University of Texas at San Antonio
Office of Development
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-0601


Phone: (210) 458-6384
Fax: (210) 458-6145