Roadrunners who've passed away to be remembered at special ceremony
(Feb. 10, 2017) -- The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) will pay respects to UTSA students, faculty, staff and alumni who passed away in 2016. The 9th Annual Roadrunner Remembrance will take place Saturday, March 4 at 1:30 p.m. in the University Center Retama Auditorium (UC 2.02.02) on the UTSA Main Campus. It is open to the entire UTSA community, particularly those who have lost a friend, loved one or colleague.
The memorial service will feature readings and music meant to honor the individuals' contributions to the development of UTSA. A feather is also placed in a nest as their name is read, symbolizing the legacy they have left on campus and among the community.
For more information on Roadrunner Remembrance, contact the Student Center for Community Engagement and Inclusion at (210) 458-4770.
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