(April 23, 2014) -- The UTSA Division of Student Affairs and the Department of Housing and Residence Life invite faculty and staff members to serve as volunteers for the Spring 2014 Late Night Breakfast from 9 to 11 p.m., Wednesday, April 30 at the Convocation Center. The deadline to volunteer is 5 p.m., Friday, April 25.
Late Night Breakfast is a great way for faculty and staff to show appreciation, support and encouragement for our students before the beginning of finals.
Entertainment and music will be provided by DJ E-Phlat, Latin Dance Society, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., For the Kids Dance Marathon and more.
There are some changes to the event this semester including a move to the Convocation Center with breakfast tacos and orange juice available in the foyer. Seating will be inside the center, which will provide a great opportunity for faculty and staff to talk with students.
Volunteers for this event will be responsible for passing out breakfast tacos and orange juice, directing traffic and most importantly, socializing with our students inside the Convocation Center. The volunteer shift will be from 8:30 to 11 p.m. We are asking volunteers to come at 8:30 p.m. to become familiar with their volunteer area.
>> To volunteer for Late Night Breakfast or if you have questions, email Vanessa Leyva. Include your name, department, email address and area of interest (i.e. passing out breakfast, directing crowds or interacting with students).
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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