Campus News

UIW breaks ground for new Professional Golf Management facility

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
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The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) H-E-B School of Business and Administration (HEBSBA) held a groundbreaking Dec. 3 for its new Professional Golf Management facility located at The Republic Golf Course. The 13,000 square foot $3.5 million facility will be home to UIW’s Professional Golf Management Program (PGM) and the men’s and women’s NCAA

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UIW celebrates 21st annual Heritage Day and McCracken’s 50 years

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
UIW Provost Dr. Kathleen Light (left) and the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word Congregational Leader Sr. Teresa Maya, CCVI (right), pose with Dean of Alumni Emeritus Dr. Dick McCracken, recognized for his 50 years with the university.

On Oct. 8, UIW celebrated Heritage Day in the Chapel of the Incarnate Word where employees were recognized for their years of loyal support, dedication and contribution to the university and Mission. The annual celebration honors the history and heritage of the university and its founders, the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. Employees

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UIW celebrates Fall 2014 Commencement

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Alumna of Distinction for Professional Achievement Dr. Patsy Torres (right) poses with Director of Alumni and Parent Relations Dr. Lisa McNary following the fall commencement ceremony.

Dr. Louis J. Agnese, University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) president, conferred degrees to over 800 professional, doctoral, graduate and undergraduate students at the fall commencement ceremony held Dec. 7 at the Joe and Harry Freeman Coliseum. The commencement address was delivered by the Moody Professor, UIW Associate Professor of History and Asian Studies Dr.

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Azerbaijan Ambassador and Congressman Henry Cuellar visit UIW community

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
UIW Provost Dr. Kathleen Light (right) introduces U.S. Congressman 
Henry Cuellar (TX-28) (left) and Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to the U.S. 
Elin Suleymanov (center) during their visit to UIW on Oct. 10.

A crowd of over 125 students and members of the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) community welcomed U.S. Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) and Azerbaijan Ambassador to the U.S. Elin Suleymanov to the university campus on Oct. 10. The congressman and the ambassador spent the morning answering questions and providing information about the partnership between

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UIW hosts National Night Out event

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Red poses at the 2014 National Night Out event.

The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) Campus Life Department, in collaboration with departments across campus, hosted UIW’s version of this year’s National Night Out on Oct. 7 on Dubuis Lawn. UIW took first place in the 2014 National Night Out Competition’s college/university category and placed second in the city behind Fort Sam Houston for the

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UIW’s Graduate Support Center honored by Excelencia in Education

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
(Pictured L-R) GSC Director Dr. David Ortiz, Texas State Rep. and UIW alumnus Justin Rodriguez, and UIW President Dr. Louis Agnese share a photo during Celebraciòn de Excelencia.

Elected officials and higher education leaders from across America came together at the St. Regis Washington D.C. hotel on Sept. 30 to honor the University of the Incarnate Word’s (UIW) Graduate Support Center (GSC) as the nation’s top program for increasing achievement for Latino students in graduate school. The Graduate Support Center was selected from

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UIW named 2014 Top Work Place

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
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For the third consecutive year, UIW has been chosen as one of the Top 10 workplaces in San Antonio by the San Antonio Express-News.  



UIW kicks off renovations for medical school facility at Brooks City Base

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
(Pictured L-R) Gary Henry, UIW board of trustees member; Manuel Villa, Brooks City Base board vice chair; Dr. Robyn Madson, UIW School of Osteopathic Medicine founding dean; Rebecca Viagran, San Antonio councilwoman - District 3; Ivy Taylor; San Antonio mayor; Sr. Teresa 
Stanley, CCVI; Dr. Louis Agnese, UIW president; Lloyd Doggett, congressman (TX–35); Tommy Adkisson, Bexar County commissioner, Precinct 4; and Leo Gomez, Brooks City Base president and CEO.

The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) officially kicked off building renovations for UIW’s new School of Osteopathic Medicine at Brooks City Base on Nov. 7. Many dignitaries joined UIW President Dr. Louis Agnese, Brooks City Base President and CEO Leo Gomez and Board Vice Chairman Manuel Villa including San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor, City

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UIW M.B.A. student awarded H-E-B Scholarship

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
(Pictured L-R) Winell Herron, H-E-B group vice president of public affairs, diversity and environmental affairs; Jenese Shaw, Texas Business Hall of Fame scholarship recipient; Craig Boyan, H-E-B president and COO; and 
Sr. Kathleen Coughlin, CCVI, UIW vice president for institutional advancement; share a photo at the Texas Business Hall of Fame induction dinner.

UIW Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) student Jenese Shaw was awarded the H-E-B Scholarship at the Texas Business Hall of Fame 32nd Annual Induction Dinner held at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas on Nov. 5. A San Antonio native, Shaw earned her B.B.A. in marketing from Texas State University. She serves as a

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UIW announces plans to build medical school at Brooks City Base

Nov 14th, 2014 | By
Brooks Signing for Med School

The University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) has selected Brooks City Base as the site of its new School of Osteopathic Medicine. UIW President Dr. Lou Agnese and Brooks City Base President and CEO Leo Gomez formalized the partnership by signing a memorandum of understanding on June 10, following a meeting of the Brooks City

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