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Researchers promote Latinx participation in STEM field

Dr. Timothy Yuen received an NSF grant to train
Latinx SAISD educators to teach computer science.
Yuen seeks to diversify Latinx participation in STEM. Photo courtesy of Courtney Clevenger.

Josh Peck, News Editor

February 4, 2020

A group of UTSA researchers has partnered with the San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) to diversify the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) field starting at the high school level by training Latinx educators to become computer science teachers. Dr. Timothy Yuen, associate profess...

UTSA coach Laura Groff inducted into SAISD hall of fame

Groff poses for a photo next to her hall of fame plaque. Photo Courtesy of SAISD communications department.

Ellyson Ortega

September 13, 2017

UTSA Head Volleyball Coach Laura Neugebauer-Groff was inducted at the SAISD Hall of Fame on Saturday evening at the Alamo Convocation Center. “Words can’t describe. If anybody knows the history of SAISD and all the great athletes, men and women that have gone through the programs all of the SAISD ...