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New center supports students with foster care background

New center supports students with foster care background

Josh Peck

November 20, 2019

UTSA recently opened the Fostering Education Success Center (FESC) in the Student Union (SU 2.01.05) for students with a history of foster care. The FESC was created in Fall 2019 by the Department of Social Work and the Division of Student Success to give students with foster care backgrounds a space...

The commuter’s dilemma

Illustration by Emmanuelle Maher

Editorial Board

November 20, 2019

For many students, the long commutes to campus became even longer on Nov. 12, as a result of icy roads and vehicle accidents across the city, including at least 14 reported accidents along Loop 1604. Early that morning, SAPD released a list of road closures, which included parts of Highway 151, IH-10...

Chief Lewis: ‘the message was vague’

Graphic by Lindsey Thomas

Heather Montoya

November 13, 2019

UTSA sent out an alert on Nov. 3 to inform the university community of an off-campus incident near Main Campus. The alert advised recipients to avoid perimeter roads and seek shelter in a safe location. “On Sunday, Nov. 3, at approximately 2:40 a.m., UTSA police officers on routine campus patrol...

UTSA Emergency Alerts are Not ‘All Clear’

UTSA Emergency Alerts are Not ‘All Clear’

Xavier Richardson

November 6, 2019

In the early morning hours of Sunday, Nov. 3, UTSA students, faculty and staff received a notification from the UTSA Alerts System. The alert stated, “An off-campus incident has been reported near Main Campus. Avoid perimeter roads and seek shelter in a safe location.” As you can see, little information...

How to Properly Lock Your Bike

Kat Joseph

September 8, 2017

Officer Samuel Kulbeth demonstrates the best ways to lock up a bike during the first Bicycle Repair Workshop. The workshop will return to the UTSA Sombrilla 9/14, 9/28, and 10/12. Multimedia Editor- Kat Joseph Videographer- Kat Joseph Video editor- Kat Joseph Check out other videos from The...