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Blackwell School Formally Established as National Park Site

The Blackwell School once practiced de facto segregation, forcing Mexican American children to attend separate and under funded schools from their white peers has now been recognized as a National historic landmark with the help of UTSA Alumni.




Summer Vibes

Join us for some summer fun with tie-dye, bubbles, chalk, outdoor games, and snacks!




Thriving with COLFA

De-stress and recharge with the COLFA Student Success Center.




Move In To COLFA

Welcome to our new COLFA students!

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July 18, 2024

Earth Connection Film Festival to Be Hosted by Jessica Eise

The Earth Connection Film Festival, set to take place on July 20, 2024, at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater in Bloomington, Indiana, aims to inspire innovative solutions to the climate crisis through the power of storytelling. This festival blends science and the arts and is supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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July 10, 2024

Dr. Catherine Clinton Features on History Podcast

Howdy Roadrunners, are you looking for a history related listen this afternoon? Well we have you covered! Run on over and listen to the latest episode of the “America: A History” podcast hosted by Liam Heffernan featuring our very own professor of American history, Dr. Catherine Clinton!

Catherine Clinton Featured with IPPH

July 3, 2024

The Institute of Politics Policy and History Presents "In The Room with Dr. Catherine Clinton," The Lincoln Series

Dr. Catherine Clinton, Denman Chair of American History at the University of Texas at San Antonio and The Institute of Politics Policy and History.