(August 1, 2013) -- UTSA and the San Antonio Writing Project will host "Night at the Silver Stars" on Aug. 6. The event will provide SAWP Young Writers Camp participants, their families and friends with discounted seats to watch the San Antonio Silver Stars go up against the Minnesota Lynx.
Members of SAWP are encouraged to bring friends to the game, which is a part of the Silver Star's "Social Media Night."
Tickets are in limited supply, so purchase them now -- SAWP has only one section of 77 seats reserved. Using the discount code "utsa" will take the ticket price down to a very affordable $10.
In addition to watching the game, students and friends will sit near the court during practice and will meet a Silver Stars player after the game. It is sure to be a memorable night for young writers in San Antonio as they witness WNBA stars such as Jia Perkins and Lindsay Whalen in action.
UTSA prides itself on giving students a well-rounded education. Combining a top-tier academic program with opportunities for personal growth prepares students to compete in a global economy. And that's not all. They learn to be informed and engaged citizens as well. At the heart of that academic program is an award-winning core curriculum.
For four consecutive years, UTSA has received an A-rating from the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for the caliber of its core curriculum. According to ACTA, UTSA requires its students to take six of the seven courses deemed "crucial" to a well-rounded education: composition, literature, U.S. government or history, economics, mathematics and science. Only a handful of other institutions in the U.S. are giving students these tools, which are needed to succeed in careers and the community.
Did you know? UTSA is one of only three Texas institutions and 23 in the United States to receive the highest rating for its core curriculum in the 2014-2015 edition of the ACTA's "What Will They Learn?" report.
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