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UTSA professor tells of hip-hop past

February 16, 2009

Her high school classmates back in Rexburg, Idaho, would remember her as an outcast. But the punk rocker matured into UTSA's Pepe Lee Chang, assistant professor of business ethics in the College of Business...

UTSA offers graduate students writing support

February 9, 2009

The Graduate Student Learning Assistance (GSLA) program in UTSA's Tomás Rivera Center for Student Success (TRC) is in its fourth year and continues its success in helping graduate students with...

UTSA awarded $1.8 million for chlamydia research

February 9, 2009

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded chlamydia researchers at UTSA's South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases (STCEID) a $1.8 million grant (over the next five years) to study the...

Obama pitches stimulus plan to congress

February 9, 2009

President Barack Obama plunges into a difficult test of his leadership this week, struggling to get a divided Congress to agree on his economic recovery package while pitching a new plan to ease loans...

Former UTSA dean accused of plagiarism

February 7, 2009

Blandina Cárdenas, formerly UTSA's dean of the college of education and human development (COEHD), has stepped down as president of the University of Texas-Pan American following allegations of...

President promises to create more jobs

February 2, 2009

The president, determined not to give up on changing political behavior in Washington, persisted in his attempts to build support in both political parties for his $800 billion-plus economic spending...

UTSA Legislative Scholars Program takes students to House of Representatives

February 2, 2009

Senior English major Nicole Robbins has gone where very few UTSA students have been before-to the state capitol as an intern during the House of Representatives legislative sessions.The UTSA...

Business students team up to form online networking and market forum for UTSA peers

January 30, 2009

Facebook and MySpace are the instant networking giants for most college students. Status updates, upcoming events and recently up-loaded photos have become a generational obsession. But now these...

UTSA senior named SLC player of the week

January 28, 2009

Senior forward Travis Gabbidon was been named Southland Conference Player of the Week for the second time this month, the league office announced on Monday.Gabbidon averaged 24 points, 10.5 rebounds...

Loans and grants harder to come by due to econominc downturn

January 26, 2009

The quest for money that begins for students and parents every January has taken on new urgency in 2009 amid fears that loans and grants will be scarcer than in the past due to the recession.Federal student...

UTSA celebrates Chinese New Year

January 26, 2009

The Chinese Student and Scholarship Association held their annual Chinese New Year festival Saturday night. Entire families, including grandparents and young children, came to celebrate the coming of...

UTSA offers variety of services for new students

January 26, 2009

One hundred eighty four dollars and eighty cents. Did you know this is how much you are paying for student services in your tuition? Are you aware of what these services are and how they can help benefit...

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