(Sept. 16, 2010)--UTSA President Ricardo Romo will deliver a "State of the University" address to students, faculty and staff at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 6 in the University Center Ballroom (1.104) on the UTSA Main Campus.
There will be special remarks by state Rep. Joaquin Castro, vice chair of the Texas House Higher Education Committee.
"The University of Texas at San Antonio has had a tremendous year across the board," said Romo. "This address will reflect on what we have achieved as an emerging research university, the challenges we are meeting head-on and where the university is headed."
Although reservations are not required to attend the address, seating is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. A reception will follow the address.
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