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Forty-seven UTSA community members run in S.A. Rock 'n Roll Marathon

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UTSA marathon participants (from left):
Back row: Catherine Nolan-Ferrell, Kelsey Arnold, Gina English, Humayun Zafar, Nancy Woodward, Cindy Erb and John Alvarez
Front row: Beca Medrano, Rick Medrano, Katie Maciulewicz, Katy Medrano, Gloria Alanis, Jessica Avalos and Julie Alley

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(Nov. 17, 2009)--Forty-seven UTSA participants were tracked at San Antonio's Rock 'n Roll Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 15. UTSA mathematics lecturer Andrea Cordaway tackled and subdued the 26.2-mile marathon.

The average age of the UTSA competitors was 35.6 years, ranging from ages 19 to 62. The average time for UTSA men to complete the half marathon (13.1 miles) was 2.40 hours; UTSA women averaged 3.08 hours.

With sponsorship by the UTSA Wellness Program, new wellness coordinator Kristee Phelps was on hand to cheer on the team.

The enthusiasm and camaraderie experienced by the team will help ensure this will be an annual event for the UTSA Wellness Program.

 

 

 

 

 

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UTSA makes the grade with a strong core curriculum

UTSA prides itself on giving students a well-rounded education. Combining a top-tier academic program with opportunities for personal growth prepares students to compete in a global economy. And that's not all. They learn to be informed and engaged citizens as well. At the heart of that academic program is an award-winning core curriculum.

For four consecutive years, UTSA has received an A-rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for the caliber of its core curriculum. According to ACTA, UTSA requires its students to take six of the seven courses deemed "crucial" to a well-rounded education: composition, literature, U.S. government or history, economics, mathematics and science. Only a handful of other institutions in the U.S. are giving students these tools, which are needed to succeed in careers and the community.

Did you know? UTSA is one of only three Texas institutions and 23 in the United States to receive the highest rating for its core curriculum in the 2014-2015 edition of the ACTA's "What Will They Learn?" report.

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