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Vanessa M. Sanchez ’23

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Vanessa M. Sanchez ’23

December 20, 2020

Vanessa M. Sanchez ’23 History Harlingen, TX Student Letter Hello! My name is Vanessa M. Sanchez, and I was raised with the goal of pursuing higher education. I decided to become a history major after being immersed in several historical reference books and inspired by social… Continue Reading

Rowdy Zine / Student Spotlight / Hstory

Bailey Greene ’21

December 20, 2020

Bailey Greene ’21 Mechanical Engineering Fort Hood, TX Bailey knew early on that he wanted to work in the alternative energy automotive industry. He decided the best way to get a foot in the door and affect change towards alternative energy vehicles was to become… Continue Reading

Rowdy Zine / Student Spotlight / Mechanical Engineering

Sally Sullivan ’21

December 20, 2020

Sally Sullivan ’21 Finance San Antonio  Growing up in San Antonio, Sally always viewed UTSA as a university that would provide her with a top tier education. Now, as a Roadrunner studying finance, she’s challenged to take the concepts she’s learned in the classroom and… Continue Reading

Rowdy Zine / Student Spotlight / Finance

Jaren Zavala ’24

December 16, 2020

Jaren Zavala ’24 Business Management Hondo, TX Jaren Zavala is a first-gen student who started as a freshman at UTSA this fall. He chose to become a Roadrunner because the university is close to his family and he loved the campus atmosphere. It also meant… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Management

Ugo Aririelenjoku ’24

December 16, 2020

Ugo Aririelenjoku ’24 Neuroscience Nigeria Meet Ugo Aririelenjoku, a Neuroscience major who is a recipient of the UTSA Bold Promise program. Ugo decided to attend UTSA because of the university’s diversity and unique traditions. She knew she wanted to study Neuroscience in the 10th grade… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Neuroscience

Ramsey Ochoa ’20

December 10, 2020

Ramsey Ochoa ’20 Finance Laredo Walking by the colorful, scrolling stock ticker in the college’s Financial Studies Center, Ramsey Ochoa was enthralled by the display showing companies and stock prices. Ochoa, a graduating senior from Laredo, credits fate with that life-changing experience. In high school… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Finance

Yessenia Perez ’20

November 9, 2020

Yessenia Perez ’20 Kinesiology San Antonio Yessenia Perez, an undergraduate Kinesiology major with a concentration in health science at UTSA, was recently awarded first place in the 3M Ready, Set Research competition. Perez presented on the possible relations between maternal exercise during pregnancy and the… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Knesiology

Sandra Bustamante ’22

October 27, 2020

Sandra Bustamante ’22 Public Administration Center Point, TX Meet Sandra Bustamante, a Public Administration major with a minor in Spanish who has a passion to serve the public and fight for criminal justice reform. Sandra decided to attend UTSA because of the campus diversity, unique… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Public Administration

Nehemiah Jackson ’21

September 14, 2020

Nehemiah Jackson ’21 Politics and Law San Antonio, TX Nehemiah chose UTSA because his family is from San Antonio, and he felt it was the best choice for him. He was also fascinated by the university’s rich sense of community and inclusion, and intrigued by… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Politics & Law

Esmeralda Acosta ’21 Q&A

September 14, 2020

Esmeralda Acosta ’21 Music Education Center, TX Esmeralda has been playing the flute for 10 years and has been a member of the UTSA Flute Ensemble for two semesters. She was drawn to UTSA because a family member had attended and she loved San Antonio. She… Continue Reading

Student Spotlight / Music