The Word Magazine: Spring 2022

Spring 2022

We are excited to launch the Spring 2022 edition of The Word to share the incredible work accomplished by faculty members, students and alumni at the University of the Incarnate Word. Our focus for this edition is Research and Outreach.

In this issue, read about the amazing research being conducted at the Feik School of Pharmacy, learn about a education partnership with Medio Creek Elementary, hear about programs made possible through giving, and meet an international alumnus positively impacting programs in Mexico.

Read the Spring 2022 Issue (PDF)

Digital Stories

Elyssa Barrientos

Returning Home to Lead Cardinals

It is not uncommon for a coach to want to return to their alma mater to lead the next generation of student-athletes.

Amanda Roberts

A Passion for Students in STEM

Amanda Roberts began her studies in Biology at the University of Incarnate Word as an undergraduate and earned her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with a minor in Biology in 2010.

Woman in front of zoom class

Bridging The Americas

The year was 2019. The pandemic had not started, but the Incarnate Word Information Technology and Centro Universitario Incarnate Word (CIW) IT teams were ahead of their time.

Student talking to academic advisor

Champions in the Classroom

The saying goes that it takes a village to raise a child. The same is true for helping a student-athlete graduate from college.

Dr. Javier Clavere, Red Cardinal Mascot and Dr. Kevin B Vichcales

Moment of Reflection - Entrepreneurship

When we think of entrepreneurship, we think of business ventures or processes where a new enterprise is created, bearing all the risk with the goal of making a profit.

Dr. Holly Cassells

Thank you, Dr. Holly Cassells

After more than 40 years of service to the University of the Incarnate Word, Dr. Holly Cassells is prepared to call it a career.