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Keep track of coronavirus updates from UTSA administration members

Keep track of coronavirus updates from UTSA administration members

Josh Peck, News Editor

March 16, 2020

For the most up-to-date information, visit UTSA’s coronavirus information page.   March 23 Update from UTSA President Dr. Taylor Eighmy On March 23, President Dr. Taylor Eighmy sent an email to students updating them on how UTSA will adjust its operations after San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Judge Nelso...

The colors painted on campus

The colors painted on campus

Kaylee Benavides

February 20, 2019

The city of San Antonio is known for its large art presence. While the McNay may seem like the best place to experience priceless works of art, UTSA has a collection consisting of works by high caliber international artists such as Nicholas Krushenick, Mexican master Manuel Alvarez Bravo and praised San ...

UTSA engages with FBI after back-to-back bomb threats

UTSA engages with FBI after back-to-back bomb threats

Taiwo Adepoju

April 26, 2017

On Mon. April 17, students, faculty and staff were evacuated from the John Peace Library (JPL) due to a bomb threat. “An officer came in. He called for everyone’s attention and then to exit the building through the back,” Precious Rayfield, library staff and health major said, “We were just lik...

Rowdy Renovations: Library undergoes construction

Rowdy Renovations: Library undergoes construction

Danielle Throneberry

January 18, 2017

Over the next year, students will notice big changes in the John Peace Library. A series of fire safety renovations are being made as part of “The Fire Life Safety Project” in order to guarantee the library is up-to-date with regulations. Students will see brand new glass magnetic doors installed ...

JPL invites students to study on newly renovated 4th floor

JPL invites students to study on newly renovated 4th floor

Ben Shirani

August 31, 2016

This semester, the John Peace Library unveiled a newly renovated outdoor atrium located on the fourth floor. Formerly a no-frills, coverless quadrant in the center of the floor, the atrium now provides an additional fresh space for students to work and socialize. The atrium’s layout is ...