(Feb. 1, 2011)--The UTSA community is invited to drop by Starbucks to celebrate the newest addition to the John Peace Library (JPL) food court on the Main Campus. There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 3 with activities, prizes and music until 2 p.m.
After the success of the first Starbucks in the University Center, the second full-service Starbucks at UTSA opened Nov. 29. The JPL venue features classic favorites such as espresso and caramel macchiato drinks, along with specialty coffee beans, pastries and seasonal reusable mugs.
In addition to the staple Starbucks menu items, the JPL location offers hot breakfast options including egg white, spinach feta wraps. The JPL Starbucks is open seven days a week.
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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