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U.S. State Department chooses UTSA professor for language project in Russia

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Heather Montoya

April 10, 2018

Dr. Martha Sidury Christiansen, UTSA assistant professor in the department of bicultural-bilingual studies, will be traveling to Russia on April 13 for a two-week English Language Specialist project. Christiansen is one of about 80 U.S citizens chosen each year to participate on an English Language...

Profile: Meet Professor Sarah Montoya

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Isaac Serna

March 30, 2018

Practicality or design brought Professor Sarah Montoya back to UTSA, with one significant difference—she is behind the lectern. Her research ranges from feminism, cyber studies, and the LGBTQ community to colonialism. Montoya was UTSA’s first student to earn a bachelor’s degree in Women’s Studies....

Chemistry professor-started program promotes college readiness

Chemistry professor-started program promotes college readiness

Isaac Serna

March 27, 2018

A group of UTSA faculty believe freshmen haven’t received the foundational skills in science, math and reading required to be successful in college. These professors are working change that. The Chemical Education Research Group (CERG), consists of professors in Chemistry Department and in the College...