In the Loop
UTSA celebrated its 40th anniversary and honored Texas House Speaker Joe Straus at this year’s scholarship dinner. The seventh annual UTSA President’s Scholarship and Awards Dinner was Oct. 15 at the Marriott Rivercenter hotel in downtown San Antonio. Straus, who represents District 121, which includes the communities of Alamo Heights, Terrell Hills, Windcrest and Northeast San Antonio, was the 2009 recipient of the Tom C. Frost Award. The dinner is a fundraiser for student scholarships and an opportunity to honor individuals for their contributions to higher education.