(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 Academy for Teacher Excellence (ATE) in the College of Education and Human Development (COEHD) will host an end of year celebration to honor día del niño (Day of the Child), including hands-on demonstrations, cultural dance performances, scavenger hunts and more.
UTSA Downtown Campus
The College of Public Policy and the Office for Community Services present a 100th anniversary salute to the late Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez. A distinguished panel will discuss Gonzalez's historical impact. Free and open to the public.
Aula Canaria Lecture Hall (BV 1.328) , Downtown Campus
The UTSA community is invited to honor the roughly 2,600 UTSA staff members who contribute to the success of the university and its students.
University Center Ballroom, Main Campus
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