• Art Department (Gallery Exhibits)

    Sarah Benson: A Retrospective Exhibition 1978 - 2018

    January 18 – February 22, 2019
    Opening Reception: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6-8 p.m.
    Exhibit on display: Fri., Jan. 18 – Fri. Feb. 22, 2019
    Semmes Gallery


    The Word Lived in the Past: A Promise for the Future

    March 1 – April 5, 2019
    Condos Student Gallery


    Paul Valadez: “Selections from the Great Mexican-American Songbook”

    March 1 – April 5, 2019
    Opening Reception: Fri., Mar. 1, 2019, 6-8 p.m.
    Exhibit on display: Fri., Mar. 1 – Fri. Apr. 5, 2019
    Semmes Gallery


    Art Department Senior Capstone Exhibition

    April 12 – May 17, 2019
    Opening Reception: Fri., Apr. 12, 2019, 6-8 p.m.
    Exhibit on display: Fri., Apr. 12 – Fri. May 17, 2019
    Semmes Gallery & Condos Student Gallery

  • Music Department (Concerts)

    Testimonial

    March 3, 2019
    The Wind Ensemble – Brett A. Richardson, Director
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Honoring Our Heritage: Celebrating the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word for 150 Years of Ministry & Service

    March 3, 2019
    The Cardinal Singers – William Gokelman, Director
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 3:00 p.m.


    Orchestra of the Incarnate Word – Terrance Frazor, Music Director

    March 30, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 8:00 p.m.


    Degree Recital: Lucian Lodico

    April 5, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Wind Ensemble Concert – Brett A. Richardson, Director

    April 17, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Degree Recital: Brandon Bulls

    April 27, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.


    The Magic Flute

    April 30, 2019
    Singers Workshop – Dr. Wayne Davis – Director
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.
    Dr. Wayne Davis


    The Magic Flute

    May 1, 2019
    Singers Workshop – Dr. Wayne Davis – Director
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Cardinal Jazz Band – Jim Waller – Director

    May 2, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Degree Recital: Xavier Alexander

    May 3, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall 5:30 p.m.


    Degree Recital: Joseph Guerra

    May 3, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall 7:30 p.m.


    Orchestra of the Incarnate Word – Terrance Frazor, Music Director

    May 4, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 8:00 p.m.


    Cardinal Chorale – William Gokelman, Director

    May 5, 2019
    Bennack Music Center
    Concert Hall 3:00 p.m.


    Music Faculty creative work being performed in the Community (Dr. Kevin Salfen)
    There are 3 evensongs/Vespers coming up with some of my music on them:

    St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (dir, Russell Jackson; organist, David Heller)
    Première of Kevin Salfen’s Preces & Responses
    January 17, 2019 4:30 p.m.,

    Our Lady of Atonement Catholic Church (Cardinal Singers, dir. William Gokelman)
    Program includes Kevin Salfen’s Nunc dimittis
    February 2, 2019, 7:00 p.m., 

    St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (dir. Russell Jackson; organist, David Heller)
    Featuring the music of Kevin Salfen, including New Year Canticles, Preces & Responses, and the anthem Is not this the fast that I choose?
    February 17, 2019, 4:30 p.m.,

  • Theatre Arts Department (Productions)

    Constellations

    By Nick Payne

    February 22–24, 28 & March 1–2

    When boy meets girl, almost any future is possible. But what if we applied theoretical physics to explore them? A love story for the nerd in each of us.

    Cheever Downstage
    Friday and Saturday night performances are at 8 pm ; other weekday performances are at 7 pm , and Sunday performances are at 2 pm.


    Much Ado About Nothing

    By William Shakespeare

    April 13-14, 17 & 25–27

    Beatrice is a sharp-witted, independent woman. Benedict is a confirmed bachelor who makes fun of love. Shakespeare knew that opposites attract and sparks fly when his comic genius brings them together amidst a backdrop of deception and revenge.

    Coates Theatre
    Friday and Saturday night performances are at 8 pm ; other weekday performances are at 7 pm , and Sunday performances are at 2 pm.

  • Lectures / Discussions

    Film Screening and Panel Discussion: “Why Women Kill”

    January 23, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

    This film examines the dynamics between the women who survive, the men who batter, and the society that incarcerates. Presented by Free Battered Texas Women, in conjunction with the UIW’s Criminal Justice Department and Women & Gender Studies Program.

    Panelists: Dr. Doshie Piper, Criminal Justice, University of the Incarnate Word, Dr. Bill Bush, History Department, Texas A&M- San Antonio, and Patricia Castillo, LMSW, PEACE Initiative.


    "Hype Talk" Police and the Black Community Panel Discussion

    February 19, 2019, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

    Featuring: SAPD Deputy Chief Jimmy Reyes, former Captain Recruitment and Training Division; UIW Student-Athlete, Kelechi Emeodi; SAPD Sgt. Alonso Hardin, Eastside San Antonio Fear Free Environment ( SAFFE) Unit; Parent Martin Henderson, Executive Director Fatherhood Matters Inc. UIW Student Deja Keys, Criminal Justice Major; Parent Adrianne House, Eastpoint Promise Prevention Coalition Assistant

    Mabee Library


    Human Library: Real People – Real Conversations

    February 6, 2019, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

    Breakthrough your preconceptions: Borrow a Flesh-Eating Bacteria Victim, Check out Transgender, Borrow a Biker Pastor, Check out a Journalist or Borrow a Political Activist. Sponsored by the UIW Honors Program.

    Mabee Library Reference Section


    “The Stress of Her Emotions”: Sentimental Literature and the Dilemma of Women in Politics
    Lecture by Dr. Tess Chakkalakal, Associate Professor of Africana Studies and English, Bowdoin College

    February 20, 2019, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

    Presented by the Department of English and Women's and Gender Studies
    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall


    Slavery & The Spirituals: The Music & Voice of the Voiceless

    February 21, 2019, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

    Lecture by Professor William Gokelman featuring Stirring melodies, coded words – the oppression and faith of the slaves combined to create one of the most powerful musical forms of this continent.

    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall


    The Real Sister Act: Confronting The Uneasy History of Racial Segregation and Exclusion in U.S. Female Religious Life

    March 5, 2019, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

    Lecture by Dr. Shannen Dee Williams, Assistant Professor of History at Villanova University

    Bennack Music Center
    Seddon Recital Hall


    Visionary Women: Champions of Peace and Nonviolence

    March 7, 2019, 1:30-2:45 p.m.

    Lecture by Sr. Martha Ann Kirk, Professor of Religious Studies

    SEC 2030


    Weaving Cultures: Catholic Sisters Contributing to the Fabric of the U.S.

    March 19, 2019, 1:30-2:45

    Lecture by Dr. Arturo Chavez, President Mexican American Catholic College (MACC)

    SEC 2030


    When the Stars Align: How the “Loveliest” Woman in America Found Fame in a Nun's Habit

    March 27, 2019, 4:30-6:00 p.m.

    Lecture by Dr. Adrienne Ambrose, Associate Professor of Religious Studies

    Library Special Collections


    Superwomen: Gender, Power, and Representation

    March 20, 2019, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

    (Winner of the 2017 Eisner Award in the Best Academic/Scholarly Work category)
    Lecture by Dr. Carolyn Cocca, Professor of Politics, Economics, and Law at the SUNY at Old Westbury
    Presented by the Department of English and Women's and Gender Studies

    SEC Ballroom


    An Evening with Jorge Eduardo Benavides

    April 5, 2019, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

    Lecture and Discussion by acclaimed Peruvian-born novelist, journalist and educator who has a permanent residence in Madrid, Spain, where he directs the Centro de Formación de Novelistas and writes frequently for publications including El País, Letras Libres, Eñe and Mercurio.

    Presented by the Department of Modern Languages
    Location: TBD