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Historic $40 million gift: one component in equation for student success

Sofia Garcia, Editor-in-Chief June 27, 2021

On June 15, MacKenzie Scott and Dan Jewett demonstrated their appreciation for higher education by gifting UTSA $40 million. As one of the wealthiest women in the world, Scott made it a goal to support...

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UTSA Giving Day effort raises as much as other UT system schools

Bella Nieto, News Editor April 23, 2021

On April 6 and 7, for 1,969 minutes, more than 32 hours, UTSA hosted its first Giving Day. The event was meant to celebrate the university's philanthropy by raising funds—through the volunteer work of...

Students participate in T-shirt Exchange. Photo by Breahna Luera

T-shirt Exchange

Breahna Luera October 23, 2019

The UTSA Student Government Association (SGA) held their annual T-shirt Exchange on the Student Union Lawn on Oct. 17. Students could donate a non-UTSA shirt in exchange for a SGA shirt while enjoying...

Student volunteers table outside the Business Building.

GenCure signs students into bone marrow registry

Daryan Rico March 6, 2019

GenCure is a nonprofit organization linked with “Be the match” which is the national bone marrow registry. Gencure works to find a match for patients with leukemia. They spent their time at UTSA from...

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