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UIW hosts Legendary Chinese Opera Companies

Jul 15th, 2013
UIW hosts Legendary Chinese Opera Companies

UIW International Affairs, the Institute of World Cultures, the Greater San Antonio Chinese Chamber of Commerce and the Alamo Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosted the performance of two legendary Chinese opera companies, the Hui Opera and Huangmei Opera, in the Rosenberg Sky Room at the McCombs Center on Feb. 13. In celebration of the
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UIW hosts Legendary Chinese

Jul 15th, 2013

UIW International Affairs, the Institute of World Cultures, the Greater San Antonio Chinese Chamber of Commerce and the Alamo Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosted the performance of two legendary Chinese opera companies, the Hui Opera and Huangmei Opera, in the Rosenberg Sky Room at the McCombs Center on Feb. 13. In celebration of the
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UIW celebrates the Class of 2013

Jul 15th, 2013
UIW celebrates the Class of 2013

UIW conferred degrees to graduates at two spring commencement ceremonies on Friday, May 10 and Sunday, May 12. The Friday ceremony held in the Alice P. McDermott Convocation Center honored graduates of the university’s Ph.D. and professional doctoral programs including the inaugural graduating class of UIW’s Rosenberg School of Optometry. The Sunday ceremony held at
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Swing-In 2013

Jul 15th, 2013
Swing-In 2013

With this year’s Sock Hop theme, the 36th Annual Swing-In Auction Party and Golf Tournament was the most successful to date with $338,500 raised for the UIW Scholarship Fund. Approximately 500 guests enjoyed the Swing-In Auction Party on May 2 in the McCombs Center Rosenberg Sky Room and 238 golfers participated in the golf tournament
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FSOP to partner with Brazilian Pharmaceutical Company Prati-Donaduzzi and Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana

Jul 15th, 2013
FSOP to partner with Brazilian Pharmaceutical Company Prati-Donaduzzi and Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana

  UIW’s Feik School of Pharmacy (FSOP) is proud to announce a partnership with Brazilian generic pharmaceutical company Prati-Donaduzzi. This partnership is part of a larger collaboration involving Brazil’s university Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana (PUC-PR) and San Antonio-based grocer H-E-B. “This is a unique venture within the U.S. pharmacy school arena which has the
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UIW students win ADDY® Awards

Jul 15th, 2013

UIW’s Computer Graphic Arts students took 21 awards: eight gold, four silver, five bronze, and three Student Judges’ Awards, as well as Best of Show at the 2013 ADDY® Awards hosted by the American Advertising Federation – San Antonio (AAF-SA) chapter. Held Feb. 16, the annual event recognizes excellence in the advertising industry presenting the
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UIW opens newest ADCaP Center

Jul 15th, 2013
UIW opens newest ADCaP Center

At a grand opening held on March 4, UIW officially opened the newest location of its Adult Degree Completion Program (ADCaP), the Pecan Valley Center, located at 408 Bushick Drive. University and community officials were on hand for the festive event. “The new center provides an affordable college option in an area of town that
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San Antonio’s Poet Laureate speaks at UIW

Jul 15th, 2013
San Antonio’s Poet Laureate speaks at UIW

On April 25, UIW welcomed San Antonio’s Poet Laureate Dr. Carmen Tafolla for a presentation in the Mabee Library’s Special Collections Suite. Tafolla’s lecture focused on children’s literature. She is the recipient of numerous awards, including the prestigious Americas Award, presented to her at the Library of Congress in 2010; two Tomas Rivera Book Awards;
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Congratulations UIW

Jul 15th, 2013
Congratulations UIW

Congratulations UIW: Named to the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll Ranked in Top 10 by Military Times as a 2013 Best for Vets University Selected as a military-friendly university in Military Advance Education’s 2013 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities Congratulations UIW Online: Ranked No. 41 by U.S. News & World Report
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UIW hosts Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Learning Through Play Conference

Jul 15th, 2013
UIW hosts Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Learning Through Play Conference

Sponsored by the Joe L. Frost Play Research Collection and the Dreeben School of Education, the Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Learning Through Play Conference was held at UIW on April 5. Dr. Stuart Brown, author of a report to Gov. John Connally and the lead psychiatrist writing an exhaustive two-year report with a panel of
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