Dieter Cantu is helping troubled teens succeed by providing books to youth across Texas as a way to improve their literacy and reduce the rate of recidivism.UTSA Downtown students working to get child care (San Antonio Express-News) Date: 08/14/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff
UTSA Downtown campus students including social work students, who are members of Students Raising Children, partnered with La Trínidad United Methodist Church to provide child care for graduate students taking classes in the evening. However, Students Raising Children are lining up funding and seeking to get an exemption to state licensing requirements.Applications open for MOVE San Antonio fall 2017 internships Date: 08/02/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff
Interested students can now apply for fall 2017 internships with MOVE San Antonio.Public administration alum’s new program uses books to help incarcerated youth Date: 08/01/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff
Rivard Report: Books can put incarcerated youth on a productive pathBrianna Diaz, minoring in Civic Engagement, enhances her service-learning skills in South Africa Date: 07/28/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff
Brianna Diaz, who is majoring in psychology with minors in math and civic engagement, returns from a six-week trip in Johannesburg, South Africa with a new perspective on the education system.