(April 6, 2010)--The University Center invites UTSA faculty and staff members to open houses at the Campus Technology Store on Wednesday, April 7 at the Main Campus and Thursday, April 8 at the Downtown Campus. Each event will feature coffee and light refreshments from 9 to 11 a.m. with giveaways every hour between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
"At the open house, we will be showing our guests how the Campus Technology Store can save them and their departments time and money as they approach the end of the academic year," said Campus Technology Store Manager Mario Carvajal. "Our staff has spent a lot of time researching what works here at UTSA and is ready to help."
The Campus Technology Store has many popular software offerings, accessories, peripherals and Apple products in stock and ready to go at the time of purchase. Other items are available within a few days, and staff will be on hand to consult departments on PC configurations and Adobe departmental licensing. All software and hardware is priced for the educational market. An onsite service area can quickly provide diagnostic and repair assistance should the need arise.
The Main Campus store is an authorized Apple Campus Store and carries a wide selection of Apple products including the MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini, Time Capsule, iPad and all iPod models in a variety of colors and storage capacities. All Apple hardware is offered at education pricing and departments can take advantage of lower education pricing on MacBooks, MacBook Pros and Apple software.
Individual purchases of Microsoft and Adobe software require UTSA identification and can be purchased with cash, debit cards or major credit cards. Departments can pay by ProCard, purchase order or interdepartment transfer (IDT).
The Campus Technology Store is next to Starbucks in the University Center on the Main Campus and in the Durango Building on the Downtown Campus. For a listing of available products, pricing, store hours and contact information, visit the Campus Technology Store Web site.
Tejana/Indígena author Ire'ne Lara Ailva will read from her latest work and discuss her approach to reimagining Tejan@ myths.
Main Building (MB 2.404), Main Campus
Muralist Crystal Arias will discuss her current mural "Cultivate the Past to Prestige" at La India Herbs and themes she utilizes in her other works.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 3.02.26), Main Campus
The UTSA Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is a co-sponsor of the CARTA 19th Annual Conference. The group meets annually to exchange educational programs, ideas, and techniques and to network with other teachers of Russian. Registration required.
DoubleTree by Hilton, Downtown San Antonio
Into the Woods is a musically sophisticated show with a leaning towards dark comedy. Dr. William McCrary directs. $15 tickets $10 students military seniors 55+ with IDs $8 groups of ten or more in any price level. There will be a second show Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
UTSA faculty, staff and students are members of the Helotes Area Community Band and are proud to present a special Tapestry of Concert Band Classics. The event is free and open to the community.
John Marshall High School Auditorium, 8000 Lobo Lane, San Antonio
A record number of candidates are running for the San Antonio City Council's District 5 seat. Come hear what they have to say. Event hosted by the UTSA College of Public Policy and League of Women Voters, in partnership with PASO and Alpha Phi Sigma.
Buena Vista Street Building, Aula Canaria (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
The former EPA Chief Statistician and current ASA president, Dr. Barry Nussbaum will talk about how statistics can make a big difference in influencing decisions and actions. Example include the court cases and material presented to the US president.
John Peace Library, Assembly Room (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
The UTSA African American Studies Program invites everyone to hear guest speaker Dr. Elaine Richardson, professor of literacy studies at The Ohio State University.
Durango Building, Southwest Room (DB 1.124), Downtown Campus
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