(Nov. 14, 2013) -- The University Center and Frost Bank invite UTSA faculty and staff to a UC Lunch and Learn Seminar on "The Fundamentals of Insurance." The event will be 11 a.m.-noon, Monday, Nov. 18, in the H-E-B University Center Harris Room (2.212).
The speakers, Lorena Rios-Contreras, vice president of Frost Insurance, and Tom Marconi, personal risk adviser with Frost Bank, will discuss the importance of different types of insurance.
>> Boxed lunches with sandwich, chips and cookie will be provided to the first 25 guests who reserve a seat for the seminar. To reserve a seat, email UCinfo@utsa.edu.
Contreras has been part of the Frost family since 2000. As a Frost risk adviser, she assists clients in identifying risk, then providing tailored insurance solutions to management that risk along with ongoing advice and guidance as future needs arise.
Marconi is a San Antonio native who has been in the financial industry for 32 years, including 25 years as a member of the Frost family. He oversees the Personal Insurance division, and has worked in insurance for 11 years. He is licensed in property and casualty, and life and health insurance, and specializes in personal assets.
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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