2023 Latest News

December 11, 2023

Faculty News 12.11.23

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December 4, 2023

Faculty News 12.04.23

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November 30, 2023

UTSA student employees are learning on the job

UTSA student employees play a pivotal role in contributing to the vibrancy of campus life while gaining important professional experience. Read more  
November 27, 2023

Faculty News 11.27.23

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November 16, 2023

UTSA degrees yield a powerful return on investment

UTSA has strategically created and aligned programs to help students from all backgrounds gain an affordable, high-quality education. Read more  
November 13, 2023

Faculty News 11.13.23

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November 6, 2023

Faculty News 11.06.23

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November 2, 2023

UTSA is a destination of choice for military-affiliated students

San Antonio has long been known as ‘Military City, USA’ as home to multiple major U.S. military installations. UTSA, too, has become a destination of choice for active duty and veterans of the Armed Forces and their families. Read more  
October 30, 2023

Faculty News 10.30.23

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October 23, 2023

Faculty News 10.23.23

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October 19, 2023

UTSA scores in athletics and academics

As the university reaches new heights of success in its academic and research programs, UTSA Athletics have also seen significant growth and acclaim. UTSA’s nearly 400 NCAA Division I student-athletes aren’t just collecting trophies and titles – they are graduating at record rates, receiving academic accolades, and giving back to the San Antonio community. Read more  
October 16, 2023

Faculty News 10.16.23

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October 13, 2023

Astrid and Sandra Cardona: Sisters in STEM leverage individual research talents to fight autoimmune disease

Sibling rivalries are often a natural part of growing up with brothers and sisters, but that was never the case with Astrid and Sandra Cardona. Rather than seeing competition, the sibling scientists conducted research as a team to explore common interests while working together to fight autoimmune diseases. Read more  
October 11, 2023

Academic Affairs increases support for faculty and staff travel to enhance pedagogical skills and showcase the university's accomplishments on a national scale

UTSA Academic Affairs is pleased to announce it has expanded funding for the Advancing UTSA’s National Impact Travel Award program. The program provides support for faculty and staff to engage in national conferences and professional development to enhance their pedagogical skills and showcase the university's accomplishments on a broader scale. Read more  
October 9, 2023

Faculty News 10.09.23

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October 5, 2023

Award-winning students bring national recognition to UTSA

The number of UTSA students winning nationally competitive awards has been on an upward trajectory over the last decade... Read more  
October 2, 2023

Faculty News 10.02.23

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September 25, 2023

Faculty News 09.25.23

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September 21, 2023

Faculty Appreciation Week: Oct. 2-6

A week of events and activities to show appreciation for UTSA faculty and the contributions they make to Roadrunner Nation. Read more  
September 21, 2023

Honoring South Texas’ Hispanic Heritage by celebrating people, places and food

As a Hispanic Serving Institution whose hometown is at the crossroads of a continent, UTSA is proud to document, preserve and celebrate the vibrant history of San Antonio and South Texas’ Hispanic heritage. The UTSA Libraries and Institute of Texan Cultures (ITC) provide numerous opportunities to reflect on the region’s heritage while strengthening the community through the celebration and connection of people, places and food. Read more  
September 18, 2023

Faculty News 09.18.23

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September 11, 2023

Faculty News 09.11.23

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September 8, 2023

Eddie Hernandez: A decade of helping pre-health students prepare for bold careers

Eddie Hernandez clearly remembers the challenges of navigating university life as a first-generation undergraduate student who wanted to pursue a career in medicine. Seeing his own experience play out in his classroom years later, Hernandez was inspired to develop a mock interview program to help UTSA pre-health students refine their interview skills and ease the transition into their professional careers. Read more  
September 7, 2023

Growing a vibrant community through art

UTSA supports high-quality arts education for current and future generations of San Antonio residents. Read more  
September 5, 2023

Faculty News 09.05.23

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August 28, 2023

Faculty News 08.28.23

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August 24, 2023

New faculty expand UTSA’s teaching and research excellence

This year, UTSA welcomes nearly 100 new tenured, tenure-track (T/TT) and full-time fixed-term-track faculty from prestigious institutions worldwide. Read more  
August 21, 2023

Faculty News 08.21.23

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August 14, 2023

Faculty News 08.14.23

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August 7, 2023

Faculty News 08.07.23

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August 1, 2023

Faculty News 08.01.2023

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July 5, 2023

Faculty News July 2023

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June 5, 2023

Faculty News June 2023

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May 18, 2023

UTSA graduates build a talent strong Texas

After graduates earn their degrees from UTSA, they’re using their talents, skills and knowledge to strengthen the Lone Star State. UTSA’s top ten degree programs align directly with San Antonio’s thriving industries. As a result, graduates have an advantage in the job market – as well as a competitive edge to transform the future of our city, state and the world. Read more  
May 15, 2023

Faculty News 05.15.2023

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May 8, 2023

Faculty News 05.08.2023

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May 4, 2023

UTSA’s global connections

UTSA students take many paths to connect with the world beyond the classroom – one of them is study away. UTSA Global Initiatives creates opportunities for students to engage in different cultures, cultivate leadership skills and work with diverse peers while learning from world-class faculty and industry leaders. Read more  
May 1, 2023

Faculty News 05.01.2023

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April 24, 2023

Faculty News 04.24.2023

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April 20, 2023

Civic and service learning benefits students, faculty and community

As part of the Classroom to Career initiative, UTSA infuses service learning activities in a number of ways across our curricula – through courses, special projects or internships, and in the Rowdy Corps Community Scholars work-study program. Civic and service learning provides UTSA students with an opportunity to develop marketable skills, become more socially connected, enhance critical thinking, and gain course credit while building a stronger San Antonio. Read more  
April 20, 2023

Pepe Lee Chang: Haunted houses, shopping malls and music tours pave a unique path toward professorship

Becoming a college professor can be a fairly straightforward path for many aspiring instructors, but Pepe Lee Chang took a less traditional route in her higher education journey, working in haunted house design, radio and even touring as a musician before completing her graduate studies. Read more  
April 17, 2023

Faculty News 04.17.2023

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April 10, 2023

Faculty News 04.10.2023

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April 6, 2023

Bold Scholars Program expands access and propels success

UTSA’s Bold Scholars are part of a living-learning community with dedicated academic support, campus involvement and career-focused experiential learning. These first-year UTSA students have a network that helps them succeed and navigate university life while living on campus with no tuition or housing costs. And they're thriving! Read more  
April 6, 2023

Academic Affairs seeks internal candidates for AVP for Faculty Affairs

To continue to advance institutional goals related to enhanced faculty recruitment, retention, recognition and success, Academic Affairs has created a new academic leadership role titled Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs. Read more  
April 3, 2023

Faculty News 04.03.2023

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March 27, 2023

Faculty News 03.27.2023

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March 23, 2023

15 hours for success

Students who take at least 15 credit hours each long semester and stay continuously enrolled have higher GPAs, graduate faster and can enter the workforce more quickly.  Read more  
March 20, 2023

Faculty News 03.20.2023

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March 9, 2023

UTSA hosts executive roundtable on digital literacy and creativity

UTSA hosted an Adobe Higher Education Executive Roundtable at San Pedro I, home of the School of Data Science. Read more  
March 6, 2023

Faculty News 03.06.2023

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March 2, 2023

UTSA Libraries expand knowledge access

The UTSA Libraries are at the forefront of reimagining the 21st century academic library. Our libraries provide students and faculty with seamless, comprehensive access to information and learning tools, innovative physical and digital spaces, Open Educational Resources (OER) and Special Collections. Read more  
February 27, 2023

Faculty News 02.27.2023

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February 24, 2023

UTSA celebrates instructional excellence in inaugural Celebrate Teaching Week

UTSA's inaugural Celebrate Teaching Week showcased and honored the university's exceptional teaching faculty who make our institution a place where students thrive. Here's a snapshot of week's festivities and four videos featuring some of UTSA's top teachers. Read more  
February 20, 2023

Faculty News 02.20.2023

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February 20, 2023

Message from the Provost: Celebrating our faculty for their instructional excellence

UTSA Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Kimberly Andrews Espy kicks off Celebrate Teaching Week with a message honoring the university's outstanding faculty and the pivotal role they play in the success of our students and in advancing the university’s mission. Read more  
February 16, 2023

UTSA's comprehensive approach to well-being

UTSA takes a holistic approach to student success by focusing on our students’ overall well-being. The Enriching Campus Wellbeing Initiative uses the eight dimensions of well-being — physical, social, spiritual, environmental, financial, occupational, psychological and intellectual — as a guide to promote and connect existing health-related services, model best practices, and develop new programming. Read more  
February 13, 2023

Faculty News 02.13.2023

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February 10, 2023

New center opens the doors to academic innovation and exploration

The Academic Innovation Center (AIC) officially opened its doors on January 25, 2023. The division of Academic Innovation welcomed faculty, students and special guests to explore new academic technologies like virtual reality, participate in Adobe Creative Campus activities, and tour the collaborative workspace. Read more  
February 6, 2023

Faculty News 02.06.2023

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February 3, 2023

Advancing a Culture of Respect and Accountability on Campus

We are writing you to share some ongoing efforts to further advance UTSA along our strategic plan destination to becoming a great public research university. Read more  
February 2, 2023

UTSA is at the head of the pack for online education

UTSA ranks among the top quarter of all institutions for its fully online bachelor’s degree programs, according to U.S. News and World Report. Over the past two years, our ranking jumped by 65% — a testament to our world-class faculty and student engagement and support services. Read more  
January 30, 2023

Faculty News 01.30.2023

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January 25, 2023

Faculty Rights and Responsibilities

Message to the faculty announcing publication of UTSA's Faculty Rights and Responsibilities. Read more  
January 23, 2023

Faculty News 01.23.2023

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January 19, 2023

Academic Innovation Center combines tech & collaboration

Located in the heart of UTSA’s Academic Success District, the new Academic Innovation Center (AIC) is home to the division of Academic Innovation’s Office of Teaching, Learning and Digital Transformation. In the AIC, faculty, students and learning experience designers will collaborate to develop engaging learning strategies, enhance courses, and test how emerging technologies activate curricula to meet the evolving needs of students. Read more  
January 18, 2023

Message from Provost Espy: Renewal and Resolution for 2023

The start of a new calendar year brings opportunities to celebrate our accomplishments and give thoughtful reflection and hopeful resolution to make any adjustments needed to realize our aspirations Read more  
January 17, 2023

Faculty News 01.17.2023

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January 13, 2023

Call for Nominations: Examples of Excelencia

UTSA is seeking nominations for its Excelencia in Education  2023 Examples of Excelencia application. The institution can submit application materials for the Examples of Excelencia awards in three different categories. Read more  
January 9, 2023

Faculty News 01.09.2023

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January 5, 2023

Creating data science trailblazers

The School of Data Science, opening on January 9 at San Pedro I, is the first institution of its kind in Texas. The influx of students and world-class data science faculty and professionals to downtown San Antonio will contribute to the activation of the city’s urban core, the creation of a prominent market for data science education and research, and the diversification of the field. Read more  
January 5, 2023

Ibukun Gabriel Awolusi: First-generation student-turned-professor uses personal experience to mentor others

First-generation college students often face a unique set of challenges when beginning their higher education journey. Ibukun Awolusi, a first-gen and international scholar himself, uses knowledge gained through his own experiences to guide and mentor students with a path similar to his own. Read more  
January 2, 2023

Faculty News 01.02.2023

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