(Sept. 19, 2013) -- The UTSA Office of University Communications and Marketing and the San Antonio chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators will co-host "PR, Pizza and Pros," a mixer, internship fair and panel discussion for students interested in the field of public relations. The event will be 6-7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 26 in the University Center Retama Auditorium (2.02.02) on the UTSA Main Campus. Free and open to students, snacks will be provided.
For the panel discussion, public relations and career professionals will offer their perspectives on the PR world. Free snacks will be available.
Panelists will include Audrey Magnuson, director of the UTSA Career Center, who will discuss resumes and proper dress for interviews; Joe Izbrand, UTSA associate vice president for communications and marketing, who will share perspective on the university and corporate settings in PR; and Jesus Chavez, UTSA communications marketing associate, who will offer the perspective of someone relatively new to the workforce.
Additionally, there will be representatives from the San Antonio corporate PR world who will discuss career opportunities. The panel will be moderated by Tim Brownlee, UTSA associate director of internal communications.
For more information, contact Tim Brownlee at 210-458-5112.
The UTSA African American Studies program invites speakers from the leading African American Fraternities and Sororities for a panel discussion of the history of each organization and to enlighten the audience about the community service, academic purpose, professionalism and ethical roots of each group.
Student Union, Mesquite Room (SU 2.01.24), Main Campus
MuTe Fest is a celebration of original music and technology. Three days of concerts, sessions, and informative lectures will offer a unique experience of musical works created by fellow UTSA students and the chance to gain valuable knowledge about music technology.
Art Building, Music Tech Lab (Arts 3.01.30B), Main Campus
UTSA Libraries hosts Assistant Professor Ian Caine for his lecture, Architectural Postcards from Space, as part of the popular Pizza + Research series. Pizza will be served while supplies last.
Buena Vista Street Building (BVB 2.304), Downtown Campus
The conference will showcase the works of authors, illustrators, and scholars which embody Latino culture and art as a means to promote literacy and reading in Latino children.
Durango Building, first floor, Downtown Campus
The theme of this year’s symposium is Black & Brown Futures. The free event will give UTSA students and the community the opportunity to meet and hear national scholars talk about current research and academic trends relevant to the lives of African Americans in the United States.
Student Union, Denman Room (SU 2.01.28), Main Campus
Registration is open now for this family-friendly and dog-friendly run that supports the UTSA Alumni Association scholarship fund.
Convocation Center, Main Campus
Join the Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching for the 14th Annual UTSA Storytelling Festival featuring Nancy Simpson, storyteller and keynote speaker. The event is free and open to the public.
Main Building, Ground Floor Lobby, Main Campus
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H-E-B Student Union Ballroom (HSU 1.104/1.106), Main Campus
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