(Oct. 18, 2013) -- The UTSA Student Government Association (SGA) will celebrate Homecoming 2013 with the Rowdy Rampage Fireworks Spectacular and Golf Cart Parade at 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25 at the Convocation Center lawns and parking lot BK1 on the UTSA Main Campus. The event is free and open to the public.
This year's theme is "And... Action!" Student organization members will decorate golf carts to represent their favorite action movies. A UTSA tradition since 1972, the Golf Cart Decorating Party is 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 24 at the H-E-B University Center lawns. Carts will be judged for their creativity.
Rowdy Rampage will be a bigger event this year and will be in conjunction with BestFest, the annual fundraiser for registered student organizations. The groups will set up booths and sell food at Convocation Center parking lot BK1 from 3:30 to 9:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 25. As the most important fundraiser for the student groups, it supports their annual activities and projects.
The UTSA CACP welcomes renowned architect Cesar Pelli, FAIA, RIBA, JIA as part of the CACP’s 2016-17 Speaker Series. Pelli is founder and Senior Principal of the New Haven, Conn. firm Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects.
Buena Vista Theater (BVB 1.326), Downtown Campus
Join the combined UTSA Bands as they perform a program of holiday and seasonal-themed music! This program is appropriate for all ages and includes medleys and arrangements of well-known favorites. Tickets are $10; no free admission.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
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
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.
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