(Sept. 12, 2011) -- UTSA President Ricardo Romo will deliver a "State of the University" address at 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21 in the University Center Ballroom (1.104) on the UTSA Main Campus. Free and open to the public, the annual address details the university's progress toward fulfilling its mission and strategic goals.
Romo will be introduced by Texas Secretary of State Esperanza "Hope" Andrade.
"I am honored to have Hope Andrade visit UTSA for this event and as a representative of the governor's office," said Romo. "The University of Texas at San Antonio has had another tremendous year, and I look forward to reflect on what we have achieved, the challenges we are meeting and where the university is headed."
Andrade is Texas' 107th secretary of state and was appointed by Governor Rick Perry and sworn in July 23, 2008. A successful entrepreneur and San Antonio business community leader for more than three decades, she serves as the Texas chief elections officer, chief international protocol officer and border commerce coordinator.
At the event, seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. A reception will follow the address. Parking will be available in the south garage accessible from UTSA Boulevard.
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