A&M-San Antonio receives $750,000 USAA grant to address digital divide

Digital Inclusion Project will help bridge gap in technology access for local K-12 students. Texas A&M University-San Antonio received a $750,000 grant from USAA to jump-start a pilot program addressing digital inclusion in south Bexar County. Initially, the Digital Inclusion Project will affect 2,400 homes in Edgewood Independent School District, neighborhoods adjacent to Sidney Lanier […]

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Texas A&M University-San Antonio hosted fifth annual Lights of Esperanza 2020

Texas A&M University-San Antonio hosted fifth annual Lights of Esperanza 2020

Tradition delivered a new twist to the family event as a “Drive-in Edition.”   Texas A&M University-San Antonio hosted its annual community Lights of Esperanza “Drive-in Edition” Dec. 1. This year, the event added a twist to the tradition with a “Drive-in Edition” featuring a screening of the movie, “Elf”— in addition to its traditional […]

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A&M-San Antonio receives $2.1 million Department of Education grant

New initiative will address critical needs for students with intellectual disabilities. A $2.1 million grant from the federal Department of Education to Texas A&M University-San Antonio’s College of Education and Human Development (COEHD) will fund a unique program to help bridge the equity gap for students with intellectual disabilities and boost their ability to either […]

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Professor pens book to help white teachers engage students of color

Professor pens book to help white teachers engage students of color

“More Than an Ally” describes an opportunity to make enduring change within a system of racial inequality. Dr. Michael L. Boucher, assistant professor of curriculum and instruction at Texas A&M University-San Antonio, will release More Than an Ally Tuesday, Sept. 15. According to Dr. Boucher, the book is meant to empower white teachers to do the work […]

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A&M-San Antonio opens new $30 million Classroom Building

A&M-San Antonio opens new $30 million Classroom Building

The classroom and studio building is part of the ongoing growth and expansion of one of the state’s fastest-growing institutions. The opening of the $30 million state-of-the-art Classroom Building comes at an opportunistic time, as the University officially starts the new academic year Aug. 20, according to A&M-San Antonio President Cynthia Teniente-Matson. The building’s nearly […]

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