(Sept. 10, 2012) -- The UTSA College of Sciences will host the 2012 Research Conference from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Oct. 5 in the University Center ballroom foyer on the UTSA Main Campus.
>> The deadline to submit abstracts for consideration is 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 14.
This year's theme, "Collaborative Basic and Translational Research in the Sciences," will feature faculty presentations, student oral and poster presentations, exhibitor booths and a closing award ceremony.
Charles Wilson, director of the UTSA Neurosciences Institute and Ewing Halsell Chair of Biology, will provide the 3 p.m. keynote address, "It's All in Your Head: Neurosciences Research at UTSA."
UTSA students and faculty, and researchers across South Texas are encouraged to submit abstracts representing various disciplines including:
Abstracts submitted will be reviewed for oral presentations by the chairs in the designated disciplines. Students who present posters and oral presentations also will be eligible to compete for awards.
To submit an abstract, for more information or to register, visit the UTSA College of Sciences Research Conference website or contact Cheryl Negrete at 210-458-5168.
Take Back the Night is an international initiative to end violence. The event begins with banner making, followed by a march, presentations and poetry reading.
Sombrilla, Main Campus
Members of the UTSA community have published “Adapt and Overcome: Essays of the Student Veteran Experience,” an important book to help active duty military and veterans successfully transition to college life. The event includes a panel discussion with UTSA alumni student veterans who contributed chapters to the book. Guests can also purchase the book. All proceeds benefit the UTSA Student Veteran Association.
Business Building, University Room (BB 2.06.04), Main Campus
The Graduate School is hosting a panel discussion for all of our current students, alumni and members of the San Antonio community who are interested in learning more about graduate education.
Graduate School and Research Building (GSR 1.204), Main Campus
The annual UTSA Graduate fair gives students an opportunity to meet representatives who can provide the information on admission requirements, fellowship opportunities, and other key information.
University Center, Main Campus
A recruiter will speak to potential candidates for the Archer program. The Archer program has helped students land successful careers in public service.
Durango Building (DB 2.208), Downtown Campus
Canadian scholar Jasmin Hristov will present a lecture on paramilitarism, complex type of politically-motivated violence in different parts of Latin America. This presentation will explain paramilitary violence as a tool of economic globalization.
Buena Vista St. Bldg., Aula Canaria Lecture Hall (BV 1.328), Downtown Campus
The UTSA College of Engineering Technology Symposium showcases innovative student projects and research performed across multiple disciplines including engineering, science and business. The public is invited.
H-E-B UC Ballroom (HUC 1.104), Main Campus
The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property - for Texas, the nation and the world.
To be a premier public research university, providing access to educational excellence and preparing citizen leaders for the global environment.
We encourage an environment of dialogue and discovery, where integrity, excellence, inclusiveness, respect, collaboration and innovation are fostered.