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Happy Easter San Antonio

For many families in San Antonio the Easter tradition to camp out at local parks once again brought plenty of local color, tons of food and BBQs, children playing, and of course colorful pinatas. Here are a few photos we captured at Brackenridge Park.…

UTSA Students and Community Join Together in 18-Hour Dance Marathon to Raise Money and Awareness for Childhood Cancer

The UTSA student organization For the Kids (FTK) Dance Marathon will host its fourth annual 18-hour, high-energy, no-sitting, no-sleeping Dance Marathon from 7 p.m., Friday, April 5 to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 6 in the UTSA Convocation Center on the UTSA Main Campus. The fundraiser celebrates the organization’s yearlong fundraising efforts to help children with […]

Providence to Pearl 5K Walk/Run

Providence to Pearl 5K Walk/Run

With Spring already here in South Texas, and Fiesta 2013 right around the corner, Mayor Julián Castro recently announced this year’s Fiesta 2013 tagline–“Green. Fit. Friendly.”  What better way to keep pace with the Fiesta theme than by participating in  Providence Catholic School’s Providence to Pearl 5K Run/Walk (P2P) on…

Providence Catholic School wins at “Can’t Beat Love” video competition

Over the past few years, the issue of bullying in schools has become a national concern. San Antonio nonprofits Family Violence Prevention Services, Inc. and the National Council of Jewish Women recently partnered to address the concern with a city-wide video competition called “Can’t Beat Love.” The purpose of the competition, now in its fourth […]

UTSA and Soldiers’ Academy partner on entrepreneur academy for veterans

UTSA and Soldiers’ Academy partner on entrepreneur academy for veterans

Soldiers’ Angels and The University of Texas San Antonio (UTSA) have partnered to form the Soldiers’ Angels Entrepreneur Academy, a six-month business training program for veterans in San Antonio which lauches a new area of focus for Soldiers’ Angels called Project-360°. Operated out of the Soldiers’ Angels Support Center in…

Coordinating Board Approves Coordinated Program in Dietetics and Nutrition at UTSA

Coordinating Board Approves Coordinated Program in Dietetics and Nutrition at UTSA

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved a Coordinated Program in Dietetics at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) that will allow students to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and a subsequent Master of Dietetic Studies. The program will make students eligible to sit for…

UTSA President Ricardo Romo Receives Prestigious UC Berkeley Higher Education Leadership Award

UTSA President Ricardo Romo Receives Prestigious UC Berkeley Higher Education Leadership Award

Ricardo Romo, president of The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), received the prestigious 2013 Clark Kerr Award for Distinguished Leadership in Higher Education from the University of California, Berkeley, on March 14 at the Berkeley campus. The award was created in 1968 as a tribute to the leadership…

San Antonio’s New Art Magazine Celebrates Local Art Community

San Antonio’s New Art Magazine Celebrates Local Art Community

San Antonio is considered a city rich in art. It has a colorful, historical past and a vibrant, modern voice that rivals any major metropolitan area. This month, that voice is taken up a few octaves with the debut of the city’s only magazine of its kind, ART Magazine. The…

9 Puppies Inducted into Guide Dogs of Texas Puppy Program

9 Puppies Inducted into Guide Dogs of Texas Puppy Program

Guide Dogs of Texas (GDTX) celebrated its fourth litter of guide dog puppies from its breeding program during a puppy induction ceremony on Feb. 9 at the GDTX training center, 1503 Allena Drive. The in-house breeding program plays a critical role in the guide dog school’s ability to better serve…

Goodwill Launches “Partners for Good” Donation Drive Program.

Goodwill Launches “Partners for Good” Donation Drive Program.

Goodwill is launching an innovative new donation drive program that creates a win-win for both the non-profit organization and community groups with fundraising goals. Through “Partners for Good,” community organizations such as sports teams, service groups and school clubs can raise up to $1,000 by hosting their own Goodwill donation…

San Antonio celebrates MLK

San Antonio celebrates MLK

Every year hundreds take part in San Antonio’s MLK March. Believed to be one of the largest in the nation. Last year we captured these images and comments. The video story is bilingual, there are no translations, perhaps a reflection of the bi-cultural, bilingual nature of our city. Cada años…

San Antonio U.S. Army All-American Corey Robinson Athlete and Aspiring Film Producer

San Antonio U.S. Army All-American Corey Robinson Athlete and Aspiring Film Producer

Corey Robinson, wide receiver at San Antonio Christian High School, still has one more game to play this season, The U.S. Army All-American Bowl (USAAB). When asked about his recent selection to play in the 2013 high school all-star Bowl Game he said, “This is a top honor, a privilege…