(April 8, 2011)--UTSA Business Auxiliary Services and ARAMARK dining services announce three additions to UTSA dining services. As part of the goal to grow and refresh UTSA dining services, three new venues will open in fall 2011 on the Main Campus:
The new services were developed as a result of feedback from students and staff, industry trends and consultation with ARAMARK.
The new Main Campus services will be:
Subway, John Peace Library food court -- The current sandwich venue, Montague's, will be replaced with a Subway shop, creating a second Subway location on the Main Campus. With eight sandwiches under 400 calories, this popular brand will offer another healthy option in the JPL.
Einstein Bros Bagels, C3 Convenience Store, University Center -- An Einstein Bros Bagels kiosk serving bagels and other assorted goodies will open.
Provisions on Demand (POD), Roadrunner Cafe -- Similar to the unit at the McKinney Humanities Building galleria, this convenient location will offer grab-and-go, snack and late-night options for the Chaparral Village, Laurel Village and Chisholm Hall communities. Plans are to include late-night, to-go options for whole pizzas and chicken wings.
The UTSA Consortium for Social Transformation; African American Studies Program presents guest speaker Dr. Gaye Theresa Johnson, associate professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies, and African American Studies, University of California at Los Angelesand author of "Spaces of Conflict Sounds of Solidarity: Music, Race, and Spacial Entitlement in Los Angeles" and "Futures of Black Radicalism." The event is free and open to the public.
University Center, Denman Room (UC 2.01.28), Main Campus
Put on drunk goggles and navigate a pedal cart at the U in the Driver Seat Alcohol Awareness event, hosted by UTSA PD and Sigma Lambda Gamma.
Sombrilla Plaza, Main Campus
The UTSA Honors College hosts a sneak CineFestival preview of the documentary Somos Lengua, a new documentary about the Mexican hip hop scene. Jim Mendiola, the CineFestival Director, will screen the movie and present a festival overview.
University Center, Bexar Room (UC 1.102), Main Campus
Grab your friends, family, kids and dog for this annual fun run on the UTSA Main Campus benefititng the UTSA Alumni Association.
Convocation Center, Main Campus
Join the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching for the 13th annual Storytelling Festival. The festival will feature keynote speaker Carolina Quiroga-Stultz, a Colombian Storyteller and journalist. This event is free and open to the public.
Main Building, ground floor, Main Campus
The IDS Colloquium showcases the excellent scholarship done by the IDS students in the College of Education and Human Development at UTSA. In addition, this event also honors the legacy of Dr. Marian Martinello.
Business Building, University Room (BB 2.06.04), Main Campus
The Department of Biology and the Be the Match Team will collaborate to engage and educate our students in the importance of a life saving donation through peripheral blood stem cells and a marrow harvest.
UC Paseo and Central Plaza, Main Campus
UTSA welcomes the Italian-born duo Bandini-Chiacchiaretta. They've toured the world performing Argentine Tango music on guitar and bandoneon, the instrument of Astor Piazzolla. Tickets are $10 or free with UTSA Student I.D.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
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