(March 15, 2019) -- The UTSA community will pay respects to UTSA students, faculty, staff and alumni who passed away in 2018 at the 11th annual Roadrunner Remembrance. The ceremony takes place at 3 p.m. on Friday, March 22 in the Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02). The university will also honor two individuals who have been great champions for UTSA – Tom C. Frost and Edith McAllister.
Roadrunner Remembrance will feature readings and music to honor the individuals’ contributions to UTSA. A feather is placed in a nest to symbolize and honor each Roadrunner’s legacy. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony at the Memorial Garden where a symbolic feather wreath will be placed.
Guillermo Nicolas Angelino
Leroy (Roy) Braswell
Edmund Ray Comsti
James De Leon
Bobbi Jean Fickle
Robert Le Pere
Manuel Mendez III
Juana (Janie) Treviño
Kenneth Van Damme
Fred (Fritz) Wernli
Patricia (Patti) White
Families that want to commemorate the time their loved one was at UTSA are encouraged to purchase a brick to be included on the Paseo. The Pave the Paseo project, a brick pathway along the Student Union Paseo, features bricks engraved with names and organizations.
Celebrate UTSA’s 50th Anniversary and share social media posts about the 50th using the hashtag #UTSA50.
The events are a collaborative effort between student organizations, student led-groups, and campus departments.Various locations, Main and Downtown Campuses
UTSA is a designated early voting site for the May 4 Joint, General and Special Election. Any registered Bexar County voter can skip the lines and cast a ballot at UTSA from Monday, April 22 to Tuesday, April 30.H-E-B Student Union (HSU 1.002), Main Campus
In this UTSA 50th anniversary speaker series, Roger Enriquez, UTSA associate professor of criminal justice, explores how immigration past and present helps us understand its future.Casa Hernán, 411 Cevallos St., San Antonio
Discussion will explore the new Master of Arts in Global Affairs offered through the Department of Political Science and Geography at UTSA. Guest speakers will include representatives from local and federal government, military, and civil society.H-E-B Student Union Travis Room (HSU 2.202), Main Campus
An evening of fine food and drink inspired by UTSA’s renowned Mexican Cookbook Collection. Proceeds from the event will support UTSA’s Mexican Cookbook Collection.Hotel Emma, 136 E Grayson St., San Antonio
Grab a friend and sign up to bowl with fellow Roadrunners and raise money for scholarships.University Bowl, 12332 I-10 #10, San Antonio
The UTSA Department of Art and Art History present the work of emerging artists who are graduating from UTSA. Work ranges from traditional methods and materials, interdisciplinary and new media. Themes range from social and cultural critique to investigations that are challenging and exquisite explorations in creative form and image.Arts Building, Main Art Gallery (ART 2.03.04), Main Campus
UTSA's first spring Commencement ceremony begins at 10 a.m., May 18 and honors graduates from the College of Liberal and Fine Arts and University College.Alamodome, 100 Montana St., San Antonio
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