The Office of Information Technology Kicks off the New Year at UTSA Roadrunner Days

August 31, 2017

OIT staff tabling at the “President’s BBQ on the Plaza”

 (OIT staff tabling at the “President’s BBQ on the Plaza”)

Written by: Danicia Steele, Communications Specialist

New and returning students kicked-off the new academic year with UTSA Roadrunner Days. Roadrunner Days is a 10-day Roadrunner Nation festivity on both the Main and Downtown campuses filled with exciting and important events designed to help students get involved. During this time, students are educated on UTSA, introduced to valuable student resources and entertained with great engaging events.

OIT Staff engaging with students during the “President’s BBQ on the Lawn”

(OIT Staff engaging with students during the “President’s BBQ on the Lawn”)

On August 22, UTSA Office of Information Technology’s’ (OIT’s) Customer Relations Communications and Training (CRCT) team participated at the “President’s BBQ on the Lawn” on the Main Campus. The event place from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. and provided free food and live entertainment. During the event, CRCT staff welcomed the UTSA community and educated them on the student services and activities offered by OIT including cyber security, iClicker and much more. The CRCT staff participating at the event consisted of the following:

  • Project Coordinator Rosalind Ong
  • Communications Specialists Danicia Steele
  • Communications Specialists Nicole Duff
  • Multimedia Designer III Yuri Martinez-Ramos

UTSA students visiting the OIT table

(UTSA students visiting the OIT table)

The CRCT team also participated at the “President’s BBQ on the Plaza” at the Downtown Campus along with Manager of Learning Technologies Dustin Barrows and Customer Support Supervisor Roxann Koch.  The event took place at the Bill Miller Plaza from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  During this time, OIT educated the students on the student services, upcoming events, iClicker, and passed out OIT T-shirts in exchange for iClicker receipts from the Rowdy Campus Bookstore.