(Sept. 8, 2010)--The University Center (UC) at the Main Campus invites the entire UTSA community to become reacquainted with the variety of products and services available at UC Days in the UC main corridor from noon to 2 p.m., Sept. 7-9.
Thursday, Sept. 9, will be the highlight of the week with a grand opening ceremony and open house for The UPS Store at 11:30 a.m. The grand opening will feature remarks from Gage Paine, UTSA vice president for student affairs; Kevin Price, UTSA associate vice president for student life and dean of students; and Charles Miles, student chair of the UC Advisory Council. After the ceremony, attendees can enjoy punch and hot hors d'ouevres inside The UPS Store.
During UC Days, UC partners and offices will be on hand to provide information, giveaways and answer questions about services. On Thursday evening, there will be "Variety Night" presented by the UC Program Council (UCPC) with live music and a visual art and music show.
UC Days participants include the UC Retail and Information Center, Rios Golden Cut Salons, The UPS Store, Frost Bank, the Campus Technology Store and a poster sale.
The UTSAPD and UTSA Outdoor Pursuits will teach and assist students, staff and faculty in basic bike repair.
Recreation Wellness Center, Outdoor Resource Center, Main Campus
he celebration will feature live music, food and drinks, Fiesta medals and royalty, and plenty of cascarones! The family-friendly event is free and open to the public.
Sombrilla Plaza, Main Campus
Brackenridge Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, Shari Huhndorf, Department Chair of Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley and specializing in Native American Literature and Culture will present her current work during two public lectures.
John Peace Library Assembly Room (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
A brand new official Fiesta event is sponsored by UTSA and San Antonio Parks Foundation. This live country music festival features artists all day and night, dance lessons, merchants, a mechanical bull, food and drinks.
UTSA Park West Athletics Complex
The winners of the vocal area of the Concerto and Aria Competition will perform accompanied by the UTSA Orchestra.
Arts Building Recital Hall (Arts 2.03.02), Main Campus
President Taylor Eighmy invites all UTSA students to come grab a slice of pizza and introduce themselves to the President. Pizza while supplies last.
Frio Street Building, Food Court Commons, Downtown Campus
The town hall is an opportunity for the campus community to learn more about the President's Initiative for the Downtown Campus, ask questions, and offer perspectives on potential challenges and benefits.
Buena Vista Street Building Aula Canaria (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
The UTSA College of Engineering Technology Symposium showcases innovative student projects and research performed across multiple disciplines.
Convocation Center, Main Campus
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