(Feb. 27, 2012) -- As part of UTSA Black History Month events, the UTSA Inclusion and Community Engagement Center, Black Faculty and Staff Association, and Brackenridge Endowment will host the 2012 Black History Knowledge Bowl at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28 in the University Center Denman Room (2.01.28) on the Main Campus. The event is free and open to the UTSA community.
In a TV game show atmosphere, 14 teams will compete in a double elimination tournament to find out which team knows the most about African American history. The top three teams will share a $2,000 cash prize.
Audience members also will have the opportunity to win prizes including iPod Nanos, backpacks, UTSA t-shirts and USB drives and enjoy snacks.
The Knowledge Bowl is designed to educate the campus community on many of the achievements of African Americans in American history.
For more information, contact the UTSA Inclusion and Community Engagement Center at 210-458-4770.
State Rep. Diego Bernal presents a Q&A panel discussion with MALDEF, RAICES and DMCA Immigration Law Firm about DACA and the current state of affairs for Dreamers. Opening remarks by Congressman Joaquin Castro and Congressman Lloyd Doggett.
Buena Vista Building, Aula Canaria Auditorium (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
Come out and enjoy breakfast and beverages at the Official UTSA Tailgate in Albuquerque as our Roadrunners take on the New Mexico Lobos at the Gildan New Mexico Bowl. The official UTSA tailgate will be located in Fan Fest in the University Stadium Parking Lot, Stadium East.
University Stadium parking lot, Albuquerque, NM
Graduates from the College of Architecture, Construction and Planning, College of Business, College of Education and Human Development and the College of Public Policy will participate in the first commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
Graduates from the College of Engineering, College of Liberal and Fine Arts, College of Sciences and University College will participate in the second commencement ceremony. President Romo will deliver the keynote address.
UTSA's Department of Music hosts Dr. David Huron from Ohio State University as part of the Donald Hodges lecture series. Huron is a Canadian arts and humanities distinguished professor at Ohio State University.
John Peace Library, UTSA Faculty Center, (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
The Student Center for Community Engagement and Inclusion annually hosts a Volunteer Opportunities Fair to allow students, faculty and staff to learn about volunteer and service-learning opportunities in the San Antonio area.
University Center, 1st floor corridor, Main Campus
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