(June 20, 2013) -- Laura Murray, UTSA associate vice president for strategic initiatives and endowment services, has agreed to serve as interim associate vice president for alumni programs.
Murray came to UTSA in April 2009 from the University of Texas at Dallas, where she served as associate vice president and interim vice president for development and alumni relations.
She joined UTSA as associate vice president for advancement services and administration. She earned bachelor's degrees in economics and political science at Texas A&M University and is currently in the UTSA Graduate School studying for her master's in public administration.
In the near term, Murray will continue to manage several other projects in the Office of the Vice President for External Relations (VPER). Rebecca Anderson, director of financial operations and human resources liaison for VPER, will now supervise the endowment compliance and gift services teams, along with operations.
The UTSA Office of Alumni Programs hosts the UTSA Alumni Association, the signature Diploma Dash marathon and walk, a scholarship program, the Mr. and Ms. UTSA program, and the annual UTSA Alumni Gala featuring the Alumnus of the Year and Distinguished Service awards.
>> Learn more at the UTSA Office of Alumni Programs website, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 210-458-4133 or 1-800-ONE.ALUM, or visit the UTSA Katz Alumni Center in Bauerle Road Garage Suite 0.304 on the UTSA Main Campus.
The Provost's Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council hosts this forum to share and further explain the results of the survey and to offer the opportunity for faculty and staff to provide feedback.
Durango Building La Villita Room (DB 1.116), Downtown Campus
For more than 20 years, Josie Méndez-Negrete, a UTSA associate professor in Mexican American Studies, has endured the emotional journey of watching her son, Tito, struggle with schizophrenia. Her powerful account is the first memoir by a Mexican American author to share the devastation and hope a family experiences in dealing with this mental illness.
H-E-B Student Union Travis Room (HSU 2.212), Main Campus
Graduate and undergraduate student researchers pursuing majors in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts will present their original work.
Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus
March Into Your Major is a major exploration fair intended to provide students with information on selecting their major.
H-E-B Student Union Ballroom (HSU 1.104/1.106), Main Campus
The UTSA community is invited to this town hall meeting to learn more about progress of the Student Success Presidential initiative.
Frio Street Building (FS 1.512), Downtown Campus
Author Annette Angela Portillo will read her book, which examines Native American women’s autobiographical discourses and multiple-voiced life stories that resist generic conventional notions of first-person narrative.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 3.02.24), Main Campus
Chelsea Wentworth, anthropology professor at High Point University, will discuss women’s roles in changing customary feasting patterns so that feasts can serve as a coping mechanism for children’s food insecurity in urban areas the South Pacific Island nation, Vanuatu.
H-E-B Student Union Travis Room (HSU 2.202), Main Campus
The UTSA community is invited to come together and volunteer at various San Antonio nonprofits.
Bill Miller Plaza, Downtown Campus
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