(March 22, 2008)--The UTSA Student Government Association (SGA) announced March 11 the winners of the March 9-10 elections. One thousand eight hundred sixty-seven (1,867) or 6.8 percent of eligible UTSA students voted in the election.
Derek Trimm, a junior finance major from Spring, was elected SGA president for the 2010-2011 academic year. He served the past year as SGA vice president. Nicole Munoz was elected vice president. Munoz is a junior political science major from San Antonio.
Students elected Roger Frigstad, a junior marketing and management major from San Antonio, as SGA treasurer and Xavier Johnson, a sophomore English major from Dallas, as secretary.
The new administration will take office during the annual SGA banquet and inauguration ceremony on March 26. Newly elected senators also will take office at the event. The officers will participate in a transition retreat on March 27 and will conduct their first SGA meeting at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 8 in the University Center Harris Room (2.212) on the Main Campus.
The election results were certified by Rene Amaya, SGA chief justice; Billy Franz, SGA justice; Harrison Pierce, SGA justice; John Kaulfus, SGA adviser and associate dean of students; Barry McKinney, SGA adviser and director of student activities; and John Montoya, SGA adviser and assistant director of leadership development and SGA.
SGA Spring 2010 election results
Derek Trimm, 68.40% (1277 votes)
Josh Bart, 30.26% (565 votes)
Write-in, 1.34% (25 votes)
Nicole Munoz, 65.77% (1,228 votes)
Dennis Holloway, 11.14% (208 votes)
Sergio Maltos, 22.07% (412 votes)
Write-in, 1.02% (19 votes)
Timothy Xavier Johnson, 65.67% (1226 votes)
Roxanne Weiss, 31.60% (590 votes)
Write-in, 2.73% (51 votes)
Roger Frigstad, 63.31% (1182 votes)
Charles "Chuck" Horvilleur, 35.67% (666 votes)
Write-in, 1.02% (19 votes)
For Ashaad Mabry and Triston Wade, football is not just a passing fancy. Both players were part of the UTSA football program almost from the beginning. When UTSA opens the 2015 season Thursday at Arizona, it will be the first time the Roadrunners take the field without them. But Mabry and Wade will still be playing football; their uniforms will just be a different color.
Mabry, a defensive tackle from San Antonio's MacArthur High School, was an honorable mention All-Conference USA selection his final two seasons as a Roadrunner and second among the team's defensive linemen with 49 tackles last year. Wade, a defensive back from Tyler, was the most decorated player in school history. He was a semifinalist for the 2014 Jim Thorpe Award – for the nation's top defensive back – a three-time all-conference honoree and two-year team captain who set a school record of 293 tackles in his career. Both men had outstanding college careers that allowed them to make UTSA history.
Did you know? Mabry and Wade both agreed to terms as undrafted free agents with the New Orleans Saints and Seattle Seahawks, respectively, becoming the first UTSA players to move to the professional ranks.
All campuses will be closed for the Labor Day holiday.
Cheer on the UTSA Roadrunners at their home-opener against the Kansas State Wildcats.
Alamodome, 100 Montana St.
As part of National Recovery Month, a panel of substance abuse practitioners and members of the recovery community will discuss issues related to substance abuse treatment and recovery.
Durango Building 1.124 (DB 1.124), Downtown Campus
The UTSA College of Education and Human Development will host award-winning children’s author and illustrator Yuyi Morales. Morales will share personal stories that have influenced her work as an author and illustrator.
Buena Vista Building Aula Canaria (BV 1.328), Downtown Campus
Love of theater, history leads Lee grad to pursue anthropology degree
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