(Jan. 3, 2019) -- It's time to nominate outstanding staff and faculty colleagues for recognition at the University Excellence Awards ceremony. Nominations will be accepted through Feb. 15 (with the exception of the Diversity Award; see details below).
"We have many exceptional staff and faculty who are working hard to bring UTSA closer to our destinations as a great research university, model for student success, and exemplar for strategic growth and innovative excellence," said UTSA President Taylor Eighmy. "The University Excellence Awards provide the perfect opportunity to recognize Roadrunners who demonstrate extraordinary commitment to our university community.”
Nominations will be accepted for the following awards:
Award recipients will be recognized at the annual University Excellence Awards Ceremony on April 18, 2019 and be presented with a monetary prize and a trophy.
The ceremony will honor faculty, staff and student recipients of the awards listed above as well as the Howe Teaching Award and the President’s Distinguished Achievement Awards. Additionally, UTSA employees who have reached milestones in their length of service with the university and the UT System as well as retirees from the previous calendar year will be recognized.
Learn more abou the University Excellence Awards or submit a nomination.
Supervisors are asked to provide a printed copy of the nomination forms to employees who do not have access to a UTSA personal computer.
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Documentary featuring testimonials from the athletes at the center of the story. For over two decades, Dr. Larry Nassar sexually abused countless female athletes as a physician for the U.S. women’s Olympic gymnastics team and Michigan State University. Now it’s his victims turn to speak. The film contains details of sexual abuse some may find disturbing. Sensitive viewers be advised.Student Union, Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus
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