Celebrate Fiesta UTSA in pictures
(April 21, 2017) -- Old and new traditions came together as The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) celebrated 40 years of Fiesta UTSA. Hundreds of Roadrunners joined the community for this family-friendly event on April 21 on the UTSA Main Campus.
The iconic Sombrilla Plaza was transformed into a colorful wonderland of more than 70 food and activity booths. Fiesta goers of all ages enjoyed games, live music by The e7 Band, UTSA alumnus DJ Gumby, piñatas and cascarones. Students sold food, drinks and other items to raise funds for student organizations. UTSA Interim President Pedro Reyes, Fiesta Royalty and Rowdy even stopped by to join in on the fun.
Now that 2017 Fiesta UTSA is in the history books, take a look at the best and brightest pictures from the memorable event.
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Celebrate homecoming as the Roadrunners take on Rice. Come early for the Spirit Walk, tailgating, games, music and food. Stick around for a halftime show with SOSA and the crowning of Mr. and Ms. UTSA.Alamodome, 100 Montana St., Downtown San Antonio
The Leadership Storytelling Homecoming Brunch brings together UTSA alumni and students to share a delicious meal as well as a roundtable conversation about how experiences in college carry us forward on unique leadership journeys.University Center, Denman Room (UC 2.01.28), Main Campus
The conference is dedicated to sharing recent knowledge and experiences gained in the area of Big Data by researchers in academia, industry and the government sectors within the areas of business, national security, infrastructure, healthcare and visualization.H-E-B University Center Ballroom (HUC 1.104), Main Campus
Former National Security Advisor Susan Rice, via webcast, will examine America’s economic, political and security relations with China during CHINA Town Hall, an 80-city live discussion and Q&A on China and Sino-American relations.Building Building, Richard Liu Auditorium (BB 2.01.02), Main Campus
The African American Studies program proudly presents William "Cruz" Shaw, San Antonio City Councilman and UTSA Alumnus. Event is free and open to the public.University Center, Retama Auditorium (UC 2.02.02), Main Campus
The graduate fair is an opportunity for the UTSA student body and local San Antonio community to learn about graduate education opportunities. The event is free and open to the public.H-E-B University Center Ballroom (1.104), Main Campus
President Taylor Eighmy is inviting all UTSA students to "Pizza With The Prez." Come grab a slice of pizza and take the opportunity to introduce yourself to the President. Pizza while supplies last.Frio Street Building, Food Court Commons Area, Downtown Campus
President Taylor Eighmy is inviting all UTSA faculty and staff to "Tacos With Taylor." Take the opportunity to introduce yourself to the President at any one of these casual meet and greets.Biotechnology, Science and Engineering Building atrium, Main Campus