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September 20, 2021

Fernandez receives the Richard S. Howe Excellence in Service to Undergraduate Students Award

Fernandez’ engaging courses, mentorship, and research opportunities have not only had a monumental impact on undergraduate students at UTSA, but also enhance the university’s destination to become a model for student success.
September 20, 2021

Faculty News 09.20.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
September 13, 2021

Faculty News 09.13.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
September 7, 2021

Faculty News 09.07.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
September 3, 2021

Expanding UTSA's expertise

September 3, 2021

Join us: Faculty Convocation

Faculty are invited to attend a hybrid event on Sept. 10 to usher in the new academic year and celebrate our collective accomplishments.
August 30, 2021

Faculty News 08.30.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
August 26, 2021

Faculty focused on instructional innovation

Faculty have found innovative ways to continue to deliver a high-quality education to our students, implementing new teaching strategies and tools into their courses.
August 24, 2021

Expanded health, wellness and well-being services launch at UTSA

As the fall 2021 semester begins, UTSA students have access to expanded health care services, provided by UT Health San Antonio at a new clinic on campus.
August 24, 2021

Welcome Back - Fall 2021

Provost Espy's welcome back message to UTSA faculty, Fall 2021
August 23, 2021

Rey Villanueva: A Roadrunner Making an Impact on Student and Faculty Success

Uniquely positioned as both a faculty member, staff member and graduate student at UTSA, Villanueva knows firsthand the importance of clearly defining and understanding the expectations required of you when entering into a new role. This attention to what the rules are and how they are interpreted not only informs their research, but allows Villanueva to help shape student and faculty success at UTSA.
August 23, 2021

Faculty News 08.23.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
August 16, 2021

UTSA welcomes new Army ROTC commander

Lieutenant Colonel Timothy S. Ball has joined the University of Texas at San Antonio as the new Professor of Military Science of the UTSA Army ROTC program.
August 16, 2021

Faculty News 08.16.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
August 13, 2021

Changes in Graduate Admissions Processing effective September 1, 2021

As you know, UTSA is adopting a new platform for managing Graduate Admissions, the Liaison UniCas system, to replace the current Embark platform. This new and exciting change is planned to go live September 1, 2021 and will provide a modern, dynamic, and customer friendly application experience for our students.
August 4, 2021

Faculty News 08.04.2021

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
August 3, 2021

A critical link between UTSA's students and the San Antonio business community

Melissa K. Mahan, Ph.D., has joined UTSA's division of Academic Innovation as Associate Vice Provost of Extended Education, where she will advance the university’s workforce programs, business community engagement, professional and continuing education offerings, and oversee special events at the Downtown Campus.
August 3, 2021

Digital Measures Workflow form open: 20-21 Annual Review & 22-23 Workload Agreements

The Digital Measures workflow forms for the annual review and workload process were sent out today. You should receive a notification email from "Watermark – Digital Measures" prompting you to click the email link and log in to Digital Measures and complete the information.
July 28, 2021

ASSIST Team receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Innovation and Impact

The ASSIST program cultivates vibrant STEM leaders from underrepresented minority (URM) students, helping them overcome barriers to achieving advanced degrees in the sciences while simultaneously advancing UTSA’s mission of inclusive excellence.
July 26, 2021

Cepek receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in both Core Curriculum Teaching and Community-Engagement

Cepek’s intertwined and inspirational accomplishments are fueled by his passion for his discipline and the many communities his knowledge impacts.
July 22, 2021

Annual Review and 2022-23 Workload Agreements

Reminder about new Workload Agreement and Annual Evaluation timeline for January 2020 through August 2021, resources to aid faculty in the process, and the updated timeline.
July 22, 2021

Sooby receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Research Achievement

Sooby's development of an internationally recognized research program successfully combines research excellence with student development.
July 20, 2021

Testa receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching Excellence

By incorporating inclusivity, availability and clear standards for all his classes, Testa makes a lasting impact on his students, inspiring them to grow, improve, and ultimately, succeed.
July 14, 2021

Mitra receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Excellence in University Service

Mitra’s dedication to help facilitate impactful and experiential learning experiences has had a profoundly transformative effect on the entire UTSA community.
July 12, 2021

Chen receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Advancing Globalization

Chen's impressive record in developing international collaborations enhances the UTSA student community and serve as a model for advancing the institution’s global initiatives. 
July 7, 2021

Lasley receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Performance, Creative Production, or Other Scholarly Achievement

Lasley's thought-provoking and captivating digital works have not only received international acclaim but have also opened doors for her students to gain experience in the industry.
July 5, 2021

Hopkins receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Core Curriculum Teaching

The award recognizes Hopkins' tireless dedication to both teaching, curriculum review, and course innovation and design.
July 1, 2021

Faculty News JULY 2021 teaching, research tips, events & opps

Teaching and research tips, resources, events and opportunities for UTSA faculty
June 30, 2021

Vasquez receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Community Engagement

Vasquez has been instrumental in improving nutrition education at UTSA and across the San Antonio community, directly benefiting both community’s quality of life.
June 28, 2021

Taha receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Research Achievement

Through his research efforts and high level of service both for UTSA and the larger engineering community, Taha is at the forefront of developing the future of complex infrastructure and the next generation of engineers.
June 23, 2021

Beavers receives the Richard S. Howe Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award

Beavers is dedicated to creating project-based learning experiences and inspires her students to explore their curiosities about music by delving into the theories behind the notes.
June 21, 2021

Dougherty receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching Excellence

Dougherty takes a compassionate approach to her teaching, inspiring in her students the confidence to conquer difficult material and apply this knowledge in their journey toward success.
June 16, 2021

Saldaña receives President’s Distinguished Diversity Award

By advocating for and supporting culturally-responsive Mexican-American education and its educators, Saldaña exemplifies UTSA’s commitment to being a Hispanic thriving institution.
June 14, 2021

Gatsis receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Research Achievement

The award recognizes Gatsis' rising research reputation in the areas of cyber security and smart power grids as well as his high-quality, high-impact research program.
June 14, 2021

Announcement of faculty support initiatives

Over $2.5 million is being invested in faculty-centered programs to advance progress on our destination as an exemplar of innovative excellence put forth in President Eighmy’s strategic plan. Programs include a slate of teaching enrichment opportunities and a special one-time pay supplement to instructional faculty who are teaching in Fall 2021.
June 9, 2021

Stephen receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching Excellence

From fostering a strong learning community for his students to helping his fellow faculty navigate online teaching, Stephen is a champion of instructional excellence at UTSA.
June 7, 2021

Augustyn receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Research Achievement

Augustyn’s research has gained national acclaim for its impact on criminology and criminal justice and has helped establish UTSA as a premier research institution.
June 1, 2021

Sparks receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in University Service

Professor of Demography and Associate Dean for Faculty Success and Administration Johnelle Sparks' exceptional record of service has enriched the experiences and careers of the UTSA community.
May 26, 2021

Fleuriet receives President’s Distinguished Achievement Award in Faculty Mentoring

Fleuriet is defining what it means to be an exceptional mentor through her above and beyond commitment to fostering the success of both her fellow faculty and students.
May 24, 2021

Rita Mitra: Inspiring a Lifelong Appreciation of Learning

Rita Mitra is what you might call a professional learner. Now in her fourth career, the associate professor in practice of cyber security credits her tenacity, optimism, and humility for creating opportunities that have allowed her to pursue her goals at UTSA of strengthening community, encouraging diversity, and inspiring in others a lifelong appreciation of learning.
May 20, 2021

End of Year Message from the Provost

More than 5,300 Roadrunners are earning their degrees this month, a wonderful reminder that, despite the challenges of the past year, our students are persevering towards their goals and achieving their dreams...
May 20, 2021

Resolving roadblocks to graduation

UTSA has many laser-focused initiatives designed to support the academic advancement of our undergraduate students. By helping students address and overcome barriers to timely graduation, the Graduation Help Desk is helping improve UTSA’s four-year and six-year graduation rates.
April 29, 2021

Roadrunners continue their academic journeys

More and more Roadrunners are recognizing the value in pursuing advanced learning. 20% of UTSA undergraduates continue on to graduate school to seek in-depth knowledge and expanded career options in their fields.
April 27, 2021

Luca Pozzi: Inspiring change through the wonder of science

Assistant Professor of Anthropology Luca Pozzi is making science fun. Pozzi shares with his students the childlike curiosity at the heart of scientific discovery, while ensuring they have a solid foundation in the scientific method. In this way, Pozzi inspires his students to not only see science in a new light but use their knowledge to improve the world around them.
April 23, 2021

Faculty honored at 2021 University Excellence Awards ceremony

More than 25 outstanding faculty members from across the university were recognized for their dedication and significant achievements in the areas of teaching, research, scholarship, service and outreach during the livestream of UTSA’s annual University Excellence Awards ceremony.
April 22, 2021

UTSA expands Commencement attendance for spring and 2020 graduates

UTSA expands Commencement guest attendance for spring and 2020 graduates
April 21, 2021

New leadership council to advance vision as a Hispanic Thriving Institution

New leadership council to advance vision as a Hispanic Thriving Institution
April 16, 2021

Advancing first-gen and transfer students

UTSA's student population, which includes many first-generation and transfer students, is unique among American universities.
March 24, 2021

Alvarezes gift $20 million to advance College of Business research, programs

UTSA receives $20 million philanthropic gift with naming of Carlos Alvarez College of Business Alvarezes gift $20 million to advance College of Business research, programs
March 18, 2021

Learning on the go

UTSA students are on the go – many are using portable and mobile devices to access and complete their course materials. Here's the breakdown of what devices our students report primarily using to learn online:
March 5, 2021

Strengthening your core

No matter what academic discipline a UTSA student chooses to pursue, the foundation of their undergraduate education is the core curriculum. Based on Fall 2020 course evaluations, here are some of our students’ highest-rated core curriculum courses.
February 22, 2021

Changes to the Spring 2021 semester calendar

UTSA has extended the Spring 2021 semester to accommodate for the week-long campus closure due to severe winter weather conditions and power disruptions. 
February 19, 2021

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.
February 4, 2021

Faculty peer mentoring strengthens our Roadrunner academic community

UTSA's new faculty peer mentoring program brings together small, interdisciplinary teams of faculty to learn and work together to enhance some aspect of their scholarly work. These peer mentoring teams are quickly gaining momentum and having an impact.
February 4, 2021

Improvements to Proctorio online testing platform for spring

UTSA has introduced changes to the Proctorio learning integrity platform to simplify its use for UTSA students and faculty. One of several digital tools purchased and implemented in the spring of 2020 to improve the online teaching and learning experience, Proctorio is UTSA’s official proctoring tool for online courses.
February 1, 2021

Roadrunners set to celebrate Black History Month

Roadrunners to celebrate Black History Month
January 26, 2021

UTSA holds virtual groundbreaking for School of Data Science and National Security Collaboration Center

UTSA holds virtual groundbreaking for Downtown Campus expansion
January 21, 2021

Peer-to-peer Supplemental Instruction improves student success

Supplemental Instruction (SI) provides weekly peer-to-peer-facilitated study sessions to students enrolled in core and gateway courses at UTSA. With more than 140 sections to choose from, students work together to improve learning strategies in 28 courses across 17 academic disciplines.
January 15, 2021

UTSA receives $5 million Mellon grant for racial justice efforts

UTSA has been awarded a three-year, $5 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the university’s community partnerships in advancing racial justice. 
December 4, 2020

Time to Degree

More of our undergraduates are earning their degrees than ever before. Over the last decade, we've seen a 49% increase in the number of UTSA bachelor's degrees awarded.
November 24, 2020

Nazgol Bagheri: Mapping student success with compassion

In 1980’s war-torn Tehran, 1st grade teacher Mrs. Panahi faced every difficult day with a sense of hope and a smile of encouragement for her students, going so far as to open her home to her class when their school eventually closed. This considerate approach to teaching had a lasting impact on one student in particular: Nazgol Bagheri. By establishing caring connections with her students and utilizing experiential learning, Bagheri has an unwavering dedication to her students’ success and is a true inspiration within the fields of geography, urban planning and design, and education at large.
November 23, 2020

Jodi Peterson: Enriching minds, embracing equity, exemplifying excellence

Jodi Peterson is redefining what it means to be an exceptional teacher. In just over a decade at UTSA, Peterson has become one of the university’s most exemplary instructors, using adaptive and inclusive teaching methods to make a lasting impact on all her students.
November 20, 2020

Supporting Students Through Advising

Advising is an essential component of UTSA’s student success efforts.
November 6, 2020

2020: Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

Faculty play a central role in the academic experience, progress and outcomes of our students in and out of the classroom — and serve a pivotal role as mentors and models of success.
November 6, 2020

Student Disability Services rises to meet student, faculty need during pandemic

Through determination and collaboration with Academic Innovation, the university’s Student Disability Services team rose to the challenge and ensured all online courses were accessible and inclusive, upholding the institution’s mission, vision and core values.
November 4, 2020

Sanders taking role as business dean at University of Nevada, Las Vegas

William Gerard “Gerry” Sanders, dean and Bodenstedt chair of the UTSA College of Business, has been named dean of Lee Business School at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, effective January 1, 2021.
November 4, 2020

Commitment to student success helps earn UTSA’s first Quality Matters certification

Student success effort earns UTSA’s first Quality Matters certification
October 23, 2020

One year as a Creative Campus!

It's been one year since UTSA became an Adobe Creative Campus, a distinction held by only 38 universities worldwide
October 20, 2020

School of Data Science to innovate careers of data disruptors, leaders with new competition

SDS to innovate careers of data disruptors with new competition
October 12, 2020

COEHD Dean Search Announcement

Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy today announced the launch of a national search for the permanent dean of the College of Education and Human Development.
October 8, 2020

Celebrating student success

As a next generation Hispanic-thriving, multicultural research institution where students from all backgrounds can excel, UTSA serves as a prosperity engine graduating world-engaged civic leaders of tomorrow.
October 6, 2020

Hugh Stevens named executive director to lead the Harvey E. Najim Innovation and Career Advancement Center

Hugh Stevens has been named executive director to lead the Harvey E. Najim Innovation and Career Advancement Center at UTSA. The new center is made possible by a $3 million gift to UTSA from San Antonio philanthropist Harvey Najim.
September 24, 2020

Bold promises kept!

In December 2019, UTSA launched the Bold Promise program to increase access to a college education for students from across Texas.
September 21, 2020

UTSA receives $3 million commitment for Najim career and innovation center

UTSA receives $3 million commitment for Najim career and innovation center
September 15, 2020

Diversifying our faculty

With the 2020-2021 cohort of new faculty, UTSA is making steady progress in efforts to enhance the diversity of our tenured/tenure-track faculty. Here is demographic data on the 64 T/TT new faculty who joined the university this fall.
September 8, 2020

Academic Success District initiative promotes collaborative learning

Academic Success District initiative promotes collaborative learning
September 4, 2020

Welcome to new faculty

With the new academic year, UTSA welcomed a new cohort of outstanding faculty. The 64 tenured/tenure-track faculty who joined the university this fall come from some of the most prestigious universities in the nation.
September 3, 2020

UTSA announces 2020–2021 faculty endowed fellowship recipients

UTSA Academic Affairs today named five faculty members who have been awarded endowed fellowships for the 2020–2021 academic year.
September 1, 2020

Randolph B. Quinn named executive director of Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship

UTSA welcomes Randolph B. Quinn as executive director of Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Academic Affairs’ division of Career-Engaged Learning. In this position, Quinn will work with the Office of Commercialization and Technology Transfer and multiple other stakeholders in and outside UTSA to advance student innovation and entrepreneurship across the university.
August 31, 2020

Rhonda M. Gonzales named a fellow of HACU’s La Academia de Liderazgo

For UTSA’s Rhonda M. Gonzales, her definition of leadership is a simple one: It’s creating pathways of success for others.
August 31, 2020

Academic Affairs launches virtual offices for fall 2020 semester

To keep our Roadrunner community safe this fall while remaining accessible, UTSA’s colleges and most academic support areas are offering virtual front desk services.
August 25, 2020

Student Success Center completed, to be future of supporting students through graduation

Student Success Center will support students through graduation
August 24, 2020

Appointment of Interim Head Curator at the Institute of Texan Cultures

UTSA Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy today announced the appointment of Veronica Rodriguez as Interim Head Curator to direct operations at the Institute of Texan Cultures.
August 20, 2020

Two UTSA programs recognized nationally for advancing equity for Latinos

UTSA programs recognized nationally for advancing equity for Latinos
August 20, 2020

Faculty never stop learning...

and UTSA faculty spent time this summer further honing their virtual course delivery skills in preparation for Fall 2020 to advance the success of our students.
August 17, 2020

UTSA ranks in top 3 in Texas for graduating Hispanic students

UTSA ranks in top 3 in Texas for graduating Hispanic students
August 12, 2020

Two UTSA professors recognized among top teachers across UT System

Two UTSA professors recognized among top teachers across UT System
August 7, 2020

UTSA Tomás Rivera Center expands to offer more intentional direct support to students

Since 1993, the Tomás Rivera Center for Student Success (TRC) has provided essential tutoring, supplemental instruction, academic success coaching, specialized programming, and other resources to help UTSA students achieve their academic goals. As the UTSA community prepares for a historic Fall 2020 semester, the TRC is evolving to meet the unique needs of a dynamic, diverse, and growing student population with data-informed, innovative and personalized student support programs.
August 7, 2020

UTSA provides August 7 digest of remote-operations news and tips

UTSA provides August 7 digest of remote-operations news and tips
August 4, 2020

University provides update on required public health compliance training

University provides update on required public health compliance training
August 4, 2020

How UTSA students will be learning this fall

UTSA students surveyed this spring and summer said they prefer online asynchronous learning and want more connection with their professors. Turns out, faculty missed engaging directly with their students, too!
August 4, 2020

Youths with history of foster care discover pathway to college

Youths with history of foster care discover pathway to college
August 4, 2020

UTSA faculty complete compassionate integrity training to aid students

UTSA faculty complete compassionate integrity training to aid students
July 30, 2020

Matrix AI Consortium for Human Well-Being launching at UTSA

Matrix AI Consortium for Human Well-Being launching at UTSA
July 28, 2020

University issues updates on planning for fall semester

University issues updates on planning for fall semester
July 22, 2020

UTSA, SAISD establish pathway to support high-achieving students

UTSA, SAISD establish pathway to support high-achieving students
July 16, 2020

Spring 2020 Degrees

I hope these regular “points of pride”—such as the Spring 2020 degree information below—will reinforce the great work you are all doing to support the success of our students.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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
March 25, 2020

Faculty Success launches new mentoring program for UTSA educators

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

UTSA updates guidelines for campus laboratory research

UTSA updates guidelines for campus laboratory research
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.
March 11, 2020

Provost Espy informs university on managing student employees

Provost Espy informs university on managing student employees
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
March 6, 2020

University issues international travel update

University issues international travel update
March 5, 2020

Bizios elected to the prestigious Academy of Athens

Bizios elected to the prestigious Academy of Athens
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.
March 3, 2020

UTSA issues guidelines on coronavirus and spring break international travel

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

UTSA’s spring enrollment grows for fourth consecutive year

UTSA’s spring enrollment grows for fourth consecutive year
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
October 31, 2019

UTSA’s Academy Fellows Speaker Series resumes

Distinguished National Academies members to visit campus
September 18, 2019

Foster Center Open House

August 14, 2019

UTSA increases commitment to global education through expansion of International Study Center at Urbino, Italy

UTSA increases commitment to global education through expansion of International Study Center at Urbino
August 14, 2019

Davis, Shaw-Tillmon receive Regents’ teaching awards

UTSA faculty members Stacey Davis and Dixie Shaw-Tillmon are among 27 educators from UT System’s 14 academic and health institutions being recognized today for their extraordinary classroom performance and innovation in undergraduate instruction.
August 5, 2019

School of Data Science advances with new leadership, coding boot camp certificate program

UTSA Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy announced the appointment of Jianwei Niu as interim academic director of the university’s new School of Data Science, effective immediately.
August 4, 2019

El Paso Tragedy

It is with sorrow that I write you today, in the aftermath of another day in our nation overtaken by senseless mass shootings. Yesterday, El Paso, a city with strong ties to San Antonio and to UTSA, was a target of hate and violence.
August 2, 2019

University initiates review of concerns within English department

President Eighmy and all the university leadership have affirmed our commitment to a university environment of dialogue and discovery, where integrity, excellence, inclusiveness, respect, collaboration and innovation are fostered.
May 31, 2019

2019 Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry Showcase Award Winners

After tabulating the results from our faculty judges, the winners of the 2019 Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry Showcase were chosen.
May 21, 2019

UTSA enhances supports for postdoctoral researchers

The University of Texas at San Antonio recently established an Office of Postdoctoral Affairs to provide professional development services and networking opportunities for the university’s postdoctoral fellows...
February 28, 2019

Classroom management and behavioral expectations

Fostering healthy and inclusive learning environments in our classrooms is central to our mission of academic excellence and student success. Toward those goals, I am assembling a task group to provide guidance and recommendations on classroom management practices and behavioral expectations.
February 20, 2019

Voluntary Separation Incentive Program extension

The Voluntary Separation Incentive Program, which was launched last month as part of the Provost’s Strategic Faculty Hiring Initiative for 2020, has been extended to include faculty who meet the program’s eligibility requirement as of August 31, 2019.
February 13, 2019

Strategic Hiring Forums

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy will hold a series of forums next week
February 11, 2019

Provost Office staff relocates to North Paseo Building

Personnel with the UTSA Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs have temporarily relocated from Main Building Suite 4.120 to the North Paseo Building, Suite 4.102A
December 11, 2018

UTSA announces changes to its Academic Affairs division

President Taylor Eighmy sent an email to UTSA faculty and staff today announcing changes to the university's Academic Affairs division.
December 7, 2018

UTSA Academic Affairs to conduct external assessment of ITC

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy announced today that consultants would begin a formal evaluation of the Institute of Texan Cultures later this month.
November 26, 2018

UTSA's Advancing Next-Gen Faculty Leadership Fellow Program

Academic Affairs is committed to developing excellence through fostering a climate of inclusive leadership
November 26, 2018

UTSA announces new programs to promote faculty innovation

UTSA Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy and Interim Vice President for Research, Economic Development and Knowledge Enterprise Bernard Arulanandam have joined forces to create three new opportunities for UTSA faculty.