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UTSA Roadrunner Days kicks off fall semester with events, fun and food

Roadrunner Days

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(Aug. 18, 2014) -- The official kick-off of the new academic year, UTSA Roadrunner Days, begins this week with students moving in Friday, Aug. 22. A series of themed events will run through Friday, Aug. 29 at the Main and Downtown campuses.

The events and activities give students an opportunity to take part in time-honored UTSA traditions and connect with UTSA resources.

Major themes will be:

  • "Arrival" on Friday, Aug. 22
  • "Assemble" on Monday, Aug. 25 with two Fall Convocation ceremonies
  • "Discover" on Tuesday, Aug. 26 with open houses across the campuses
  • "Connect" on Wednesday, Aug. 27 with a President's BBQ at both campuses
  • "Celebrate and Join" on Thursday, Aug. 28 with Pachanga on the Plaza at the Downtown Campus and a Welcome Back Party at the Main Campus

Events will include:

  • Late Night at the Rec
  • UTSA Marketplace open houses
  • PlayFair at Campus Rec
  • Inclusion Block Party
  • Midnight lighting of the Main Campus entrance monument sign
  • University Center Tours
  • UTSA Spirit of San Antonio Marching Band performance
  • Spiritual and Religious Fair
  • Student Government Association information meetings
  • UTSA Traditions
  • Pizza Party
  • Rowdy Rush
  • Student Leadership Center ribbon cutting
  • Roadrunner statue dedication
  • Howdy Rowdy Bash
  • Wear Your College Colors Day
  • UTSA vs. University of Houston football watch party

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For more information and the event schedule, visit the UTSA Roadrunner Days website.

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Events

Tuesday, May 3, 5 p.m.

Henry B. Gonzalez Centennial Tribute

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

Wednesday, May 18, 3 p.m.

The Great Staff Appreciation Event

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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