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2020 News Updates

July 22, 2020

UTSA, SAISD establish pathway to support high-achieving students

UTSA, SAISD establish pathway to support high-achieving students Read more  
June 12, 2020

Lisa Blazer accepts new position

UTSA senior associate vice provost for academic innovation, has accepted a position at Texas A&M University as associate vice president for enrollment services in the Division of Enrollment and Academic Services, effective July 1, 2020. Read more  
May 11, 2020

Sean Kelly to lead College for Liberal and Fine Arts

Dr. Sean Kelly, Dean of the Honors College and Professor of Philosophy and Classics since 2016, will lead as the Interim Dean of the College of Liberal and Fine Arts, effective immediately. Read more  
May 4, 2020

Graduate School unveils special admissions program for UTSA undergraduates

Graduate School unveils special admissions program for UTSA undergraduates Graduate School unveils special admissions for UTSA undergrads Read more  
April 30, 2020

Summer faculty peer mentoring program focused on online instruction

Faculty Success will be piloting a new peer mentoring program this summer to support faculty who will be teaching online and who would like to join a team of faculty who are all learning and improving their skills in online instruction. Read more  
April 30, 2020

Update on Faculty Evaluations

We now have additional guidance from our consultation with Faculty Senate and the Academic College Deans; additionally, UT System has granted the extension of the tenure clock for tenure-track faculty to alleviate the stress that pre-tenure faculty may experience. Read more  
April 24, 2020

Two UTSA faculty named to leadership roles

UTSA announces the appointment of two UTSA faculty members to serve in newly created leadership roles Read more  
March 25, 2020

Faculty Success launches new mentoring program for UTSA educators

Faculty Success launches new mentoring program for UTSA educators Read more  
March 23, 2020

UTSA updates guidelines for campus laboratory research

UTSA updates guidelines for campus laboratory research Read more  
March 11, 2020

Coronavirus Update: Changes to academic schedule and instruction

As a follow up on the message from President Eighmy earlier today announcing that UTSA is extending spring break for students until March 23, 2020, and resuming all classes in an online format on that date. Read more  
March 11, 2020

Provost Espy informs university on managing student employees

Provost Espy informs university on managing student employees Read more  
March 10, 2020

A gesture goes a long way for UTSA’s Fostering Educational Success Center

A gesture goes a long way for UTSA’s Fostering Educational Success Center Read more  
March 6, 2020

University issues international travel update

University issues international travel update Read more  
March 5, 2020

Bizios elected to the prestigious Academy of Athens

Bizios elected to the prestigious Academy of Athens Read more  
March 4, 2020

New department to manage UTSA event spaces downtown

As UTSA continues to expand and better meet the needs of downtown San Antonio, the Downtown Conference Center and Buena Vista Theater will unify under the Division of Academic Innovation as Downtown Conferences and Events. Read more  
March 3, 2020

UTSA issues guidelines on coronavirus and spring break international travel

UTSA issues guidelines on coronavirus and spring break international travel Read more  
March 3, 2020

UTSA’s spring enrollment grows for fourth consecutive year

UTSA’s spring enrollment grows for fourth consecutive year Read more  
February 4, 2020

UTSA College of Engineering welcomes key new faculty

The UTSA College of Engineering welcomes new faculty Mario Flores and Karina Vielma for the Spring 2020 semester. Read more  
February 4, 2020

National Academy member Sergio Alcocer joins College of Engineering faculty

Sergio Alcocer, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, has joined the faculty of the UTSA College of Engineering as Professor of Civil Engineering. Read more  
January 21, 2020

College for Health, Community & Policy announces interim leadership

As the new College for Health, Community and Policy (HCaP) prepares to begin enrolling students in fall 2020, Interim Dean Lloyd Potter has announced the interim administrators who will guide the college through its beginning stages while a national search for the founding dean is conducted. Read more  
January 21, 2020

Seeking faculty applications for AVP for Faculty Diversity & Inclusion

This faculty mentoring and modeling role is particularly important for our Hispanic students, as well as other students from groups traditionally underrepresented in higher education, and can have an even deeper impact when the faculty themselves are similarly from underrepresented groups. Read more  
January 21, 2020

Academic Affairs seeks nominations for Faculty Leadership Fellow Program

The program is designed specifically to enhance the career development of Fellows by providing an intensive one-on-one training and development experience to promote the next generation of diverse faculty leaders. Read more  
January 21, 2020

Faculty development opportunity to become an ACUE Teaching Fellow

UTSA has partnered with American College and University Educators (ACUE) to offer the Course in Effective Teaching Practices. This online course prepares university faculty to use the research-based techniques proven to help students succeed; it will be limited to 32 UTSA faculty participants and will be offered at no cost to the faculty member or their department, courtesy of sponsorship by UT System. Read more  
January 17, 2020

UTSA ranks among nation’s best Hispanic-serving schools in five areas

UTSA has partnered with American College and University Educators (ACUE) to offer the Course in Effective Teaching Practices. This online course prepares university faculty to use the research-based techniques proven to help students succeed; it will be limited to 32 UTSA faculty participants and will be offered at no cost to the faculty member or their department, courtesy of sponsorship by UT System. Read more