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37th Annual Swing-In Kentucky Derby

Jul 9th, 2014 | By
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Guests donned their best hats and Southern attire at this year’s Kentucky Derby themed Swing-In Auction Party and Golf Tournament! Over 500 guests attended the auction party on May 1 in the McCombs Center Rosenberg Sky Room and more than 300 golfers participated in the golf tournament held at Republic Golf Club on May 2.

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37th Annual Swing-In: Kentucky Derby

Mar 15th, 2014 | By
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And they’re off! Don your best hat and Southern attire for this year’s Kentucky Derby themed Swing-In Auction Party and Golf Tournament! Silent Auction Party 6:30 p.m., Thursday, May 1 McCombs Center Rosenberg Sky Room Golf Tournament Friday, May 2 Tee times at 7:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Republic Golf Club 4226 SE Military Dr.,

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27th Annual Light the Way

Nov 18th, 2013 | By

Come celebrate “Christmas Around the World” at the 27th Annual Light the Way on Saturday, Nov. 23, 7:30 p.m., in the Tom and Gayle Benson Stadium. Sponsored by H-E-B, this year’s program will feature Tejano Superstar Patsy Torres and performances from the Brainpower schools. The holiday fun will culminate in the official flipping of the

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Thank you for investing in our future!

Jul 15th, 2013 | By

Golzar Hosseini Junior Major: Biology “Thanks to scholarships and the generosity of other donors I was able to attend UIW. My parents know that UIW offers a great education; the scholarships I receive help them worry less about money for college and allow me to attend the school I want.” Juan Marin Junior Major: Computer

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Larger than Life

Mar 14th, 2013 | By

In April 2012, the university lost one of its dear nursing alumni… Capt. Margaret Cathlene Donoghue NC, USN, ’54 BSN. Anyone who knew “Maggie” would tell you she was larger than life. Donoghue stood six feet tall and projected herself in a way that demanded attention. Her commanding presence was integral to who she was

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Let’s talk…

Nov 16th, 2012 | By

Megan Guerra (senior, finance major) knows what a difference a phone call can make. As a student caller with the Phonathon program, she often speaks with alumni to update contact information, thank them for their previous support, talk about what’s new on campus and request donations to the Annual Fund. These donations are in turn

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2nd Annual Mozart Festival Texas

Nov 16th, 2012 | By

This summer UIW played host to the 2nd Annual Mozart Festival Texas (MFT) in Our Lady’s Chapel. Between July 20 and Aug. 4 six performances – three chamber music and three orchestral concerts – were presented to large and enthusiastic audiences. Featured soloists included UIW music faculty members, local artists and internationally recognized stars. For

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Light The Way

Nov 16th, 2012 | By

The 26th Annual Light The WayTM scheduled for Sat. Nov. 17 at 7:30p.m. in the Gayle and Tom Benson Stadium will feature an evening of fun and entertainment for the entire family. Based on a classic Christmas theme, we invite you to join us for A Miracle on Broadway, featuring a combination of musical entertainment

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A gift for opportunity

Jul 16th, 2012 | By

Shared by Cynthia Harris, trustee to the Eleanore Kiersted Trust When Eleanore Gertrude Jones started her career in nursing, she never thought she would be the U.S. Army Air Force nurse in charge of “troop trains” during World War II ferrying the wounded from one shore to another. One night she and the engineer had

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