Special Events



The Ettling Center for Civic Leadership supports, assists, and coordinates various special events which enhance the campus, local and global community for which it serves. Many of these events are open to the Greater San Antonio community in an effort to ensure that partnerships beyond the classroom and campus boundaries may develop to establish innovative programs, new policies, enhance quality of life and support social justice.


JOURNEY OF HOPE-From Violence to Healing...         10/20/2017 8:24a (Updated CST)
The Journey of Hope presenters place a human face on the issue of the death penalty. Led by murder victim family members joined by death row families, the exonerated and other impacted by the failed promises of a broken system. The personal stories of the presenters touch people's hearts and change people's minds on this vitally important issue. The Journey of Hope advocates for alternatives to the dealth penalty, encourages forgiveness as a way of healing and endorses restorative justice as a way of life. 


For more information regarding the Journey of Hope events in San Antonio, contact Dr. Roger Barnes at (210) 829-3976 or


Sunday, October 22, 2017       
 True Vine Church 9:30a-10:30a Chapel Closed to Congregation
Travis Park United Methodist Church 9:30a-10:45a Chapel Closed to the Congregation
First Unitarian-Universalist Church 12:15p-1:30p Fellowship Hall Open to Public
Oblate School of Theology-Peace Center 3:00p-5:00p Tyman Hall Open to the Public
Monday, October 23, 2017      
 Central Catholic HS 8:15a-3:30p  Campus  Closed to Campus
 Our Lady of the Lake University 8:00a-8:50a Main 204 Closed to Campus
Texas A&M Univ. San Antonio 12:00n-2:00p Vista Rm Open to Public
Tuesday, October 24, 2017      
St. Mary's University 8:20a-9:35a Reinbolt Hall Closed to Campus
University of the Incarnate Word 10:30a-11:45a Admin 365 Closed to Campus
University of the Incarnate Word 12:00n-1:15p Admin 246 Closed to Campus
UTSA Downtown Campus 12:00n-1:30p Durango Bldg Closed to Campus
University of Incarnate Word 3:00p-4:30p UIW Library Closed to Campus
Wednesday, October 25, 2017      
Providence Catholic HS 1:30p-3:05p Campus Closed to Campus
St. John's Lutheran Church 6:00p-7:30p  Chapel Open to Public
Turkish Raindrop House 6:30p-8:00p TK House Open to Public
St. Mary's University 6:30p-8:00p Richter Math Closed to Campus
Thursday, October 26, 2017      
St. Mary's University 9:45a-11:00a STMU Closed to Campus
St. Mary's University 11:10a-12:25p STMU Closed to Campus
 UIW Village 3:00p-4:00p Heritage Hall Closed to Public
St. Mary's University 4:00p-6:00p St. Mary's Law Open to Public

Should you have questions regarding any of the special events supported by the Ettling Center for Civic Leadership, we kindly ask that you contact us at (210) 283-6423 or