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2023 Summer Band Institute

The UTSA Summer Band Institute offers a comprehensive music experience focused on developing the musician in addition to developing playing techniques.




UTSA Flute Day

Dr. Woolf and the UTSA Flute Studio are excited to present the 4th Annual UTSA Flute Day 2023




Sombrilla Concert

Join us for the annual Sombrilla Concert




University Band

Come support the University Band

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May 15, 2023

CAR Legacy Summer Camps!

CAR Legacy is running four summer camps for children ages 9-13 at the Center for Archaeological Research on UTSA's 1604 campus!

Pictured: Professor of Instruction, Makiko Fukuda with Japanese Major Student, Rhyn Cai at JLive Talk

December 12, 2022

Third-year UTSA Japanese student J-live Talk Japanese Speech Contest

Published by COLFA

(Washington, DC) UTSA third-year Japanese major student Rhyn Cai is the winner of the 2022 Gold Award at The Japanese Learning Inspired Vision and Engagement Talk (JLive Talk).

UTSA Korean Book Club and Korean Culture Club hosted and prepared "Korean Film Night"

November 10, 2022

Korean Film Night

Published by COLFA

On Friday, November 4th, 2022, at the UTSA Retama, the UTSA Korean Book Club and Korean Culture Club hosted and prepared "Korean Film Night", a movie event for local residents including UTSA students to experience Korean culture.

Beyond Boundaries: Mastering the Liberal Arts

November 10, 2022

Modern Languages Graduate Student Is Published in COLFA Journal

Published by COLFA

Student in the Graduate Certificate in Linguistics, Wesley Cheung, was recently published in the COLFA journal, Beyond Boundaries.

Students asking questions at the Q&A session

November 8, 2022

UTSA COLFA Classroom to Career Lecture Series: Douglas Maclean, JD

Published by COLFA

Douglas MacLean, JD, spoke to UTSA students via Zoom on how a liberal and fine arts Degree (or any major) can lead to successful career options on November 3, 2022.

November 8, 2022

Stanford Research Identifies Prof. Robert Tokunaga as Influential Communication Scholar

Published by COLFA

Associate Professor of Communication Robert Tokunaga has been identified as among the top 2% most influential Communication and Media Studies scholars of the last 60 years (1960-2021).