(March 26, 2014) -- The UTSA Student Government Association recently held its spring 2014 elections. The newly elected officers and senators will serve their terms during the 2014-2015 school year. The new administration will be officially sworn in for duty at the SGA Banquet on April 6.
Here are the election results:
President: Zack Dunn
Dunn will continue to serve as SGA president. He also currently holds the titles of Mr. UTSA, Mr. What-A-Man and is the chair of the UT System Student Advisory Committee. At the 2013 University Life Awards, he received the Jane Findling Award, which recognizes students contributions in leadership.
Vice President: Christian Kenney
Kenney is a former Orientation Leader and previously served as the Student Government Association chair of the Student Affairs Committee.
Secretary: Cole Whitmore
Whitmore is a former orientation leader and most recently served SGA as the chair of the Business Affairs Committee. He also is a member of the Honors College and the Student Government dodgeball team.
Treasurer: Ileana Gonzalez
Gonzalez will continue to serve as treasurer, a position she has held since January, when she was the successful candidate in a special election. She also chairs the Finance Committee and was the student coordinator for the 2013 Homecoming Golf Cart Parade.
Chief-of-Staff: Jerome Scott
Scott previously served UTSA as an orientation student coordinator, Student Organization Council president and SGA secretary.
William Franklin Trynoski III
College of Education and Human Development:
University College/Undeclared Senator:
College of Engineering Senator:
College of Sciences Senator:
Colege of Liberal and Fine Arts Senator:
College of Public Policy Senator:
College of Business Senator:
The community is invited to the inauguration of UTSA President Taylor Eighmy, the sixth president of UTSA.
Convocation Center, Main Campus
The Provost's Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council hosts this forum to share and further explain the results of the survey and to offer the opportunity for faculty and staff to provide feedback.
Durango Building La Villita Room (DB 1.116), Downtown Campus
For more than 20 years, Josie Méndez-Negrete, a UTSA associate professor in Mexican American Studies, has endured the emotional journey of watching her son, Tito, struggle with schizophrenia. Her powerful account is the first memoir by a Mexican American author to share the devastation and hope a family experiences in dealing with this mental illness.
H-E-B Student Union Travis Room (HSU 2.212), Main Campus
Graduate and undergraduate student researchers pursuing majors in the College of Liberal and Fine Arts will present their original work.
Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus
March Into Your Major is a major exploration fair intended to provide students with information on selecting their major.
H-E-B Student Union Ballroom (HSU 1.104/1.106), Main Campus
The UTSA community is invited to this town hall meeting to learn more about progress of the Student Success Presidential initiative.
Frio Street Building (FS 1.512), Downtown Campus
Author Annette Angela Portillo will read her book, which examines Native American women’s autobiographical discourses and multiple-voiced life stories that resist generic conventional notions of first-person narrative.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 3.02.24), Main Campus
Chelsea Wentworth, anthropology professor at High Point University, will discuss women’s roles in changing customary feasting patterns so that feasts can serve as a coping mechanism for children’s food insecurity in urban areas the South Pacific Island nation, Vanuatu.
H-E-B Student Union Travis Room (HSU 2.202), Main Campus
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