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UIW continues “green” efforts with EAW instillation

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW continues “green” efforts with EAW instillation

UIW has taken another unique step in the direction of becoming a “green” campus. In December 2012, the university, in collaboration with ARAMARK, custodial service provider to the university, installed an innovative Electrically Activated Water (EAW) cleaning system called Hydris. Utilizing the university’s water, Hydris is an onsite system that produces three powerful cleaning and
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University Collective

Mar 14th, 2013
University Collective

Dr. Renee Bellanger, associate professor of pharmacy practice, has published an article “Migraine in Women: The Role of Hormones” in “U.S. Pharmacist,” volume 37(9): 29-32, September. Dr. Rebecca Attridge, assistant professor of pharmacy practice at the Feik School of Pharmacy, published “Internal Medicine: A Guide to Clinical Therapeutics,” in January 2013. Her book is a
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UIW student donates time, heart and soles

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW student donates time, heart and soles

By Crystale Lopez All it took was a walk last summer for Eric Castillo, UIW kinesiology/communications major, and his partner Jessica Renee, a pharmaceutical representative for Pfizer, to take a good look around and realize a community need they had the ability to help fulfill. “Eric and I recognized the need others have for a
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Pennies-a-day make a global impact

Mar 14th, 2013
Pennies-a-day make a global impact

By Brance Arnold ’10 MA Little gestures can often achieve paramount results. The Feik School of Pharmacy (FSOP) recently implemented a philanthropic program utilizing the idea of small generosities to make a global impact, Pennies for Pure Water. Early in the spring semester of 2012, Dr. Arcelia Johnson-Fannin, founding dean of the FSOP, asked Andrew
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UIW golf teams strive for excellence on and off the course

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW golf teams strive for excellence on and off the course

By Shane Meling “If you don’t expect someone to do something they probably won’t do it.” That was the first sentence uttered by University of the Incarnate Word Men’s and Women’s Golf Head Coach Brad Martin in a recent interview and it shows exactly what he is trying to do for his program—raise expectations. Currently,
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UIW student grows a community

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW student grows a community

By Brance Arnold ’10 MA In the summer of 2012, as a student employee for UIW’s grounds department, Stephen Lucke had a vision to create a UIW Community Vegetable Garden on campus. He sought to bring the UIW community together for a project that would not only serve an ornamental purpose, but a functional one
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Dedicated to serving others

Mar 14th, 2013
Dedicated to serving others

By Rebecca Esparza ’99 BBA & ’03 MBA When Katie Young ’11 BA started her freshman year at UIW, she had no idea what she wanted to study. But she did know one thing: she wanted to make a special impact on the lives of others. “I was ready to study anything and everything,” she
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UIW alumnus shines in internship, changes lives

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW alumnus shines in internship, changes lives

By Deyanira Romo Rossell Chatting for six hours a day may not sound like the most effective use of time for a young college intern, but when the conversation is with people suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI), it can change lives. While internships give college students a very beneficial jump start on their career
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Sharing spiritual treasures with the next generation

Mar 14th, 2013
Sharing spiritual treasures with the next generation

By Steve Hemphill A faith journey can lead you down a path that sometimes unfolds right in front of you. For many, this journey can be difficult or bewildering at times and transcendent at others. For alumna Mary Jane Hardy ’63 BS, her faith journey has taken her through San Antonio history and back. Hardy,
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UIW Executive Council 2012-2013

Mar 14th, 2013
UIW Executive Council 2012-2013

Back row, left to right: Sr. Walter Maher, CCVI, vice president for Mission and Ministry, has been with UIW since 1972. Maher previously served as a general councilor for the Congregation of the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. She has a Master of Arts in marriage and family therapy from St. Mary’s University
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