Faculty

UTSA restorative and criminal justice scholar Michael Gilbert retires Date: 04/24/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

After 26 years of service to UTSA, associate professor of criminal justice Michael J. Gilbert is retiring.

Community, students, and faculty participate in engaging discussion with key immigration advocate Date: 04/14/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

Courtesy of IBC Bank, the UTSA College of Public Policy had the opportunity to host Mr. Ali Noorani, Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum, an advocacy organization promoting the value of immigrants and immigration to discuss his new book titled "There Goes the Neighborhood: How Communities Overcome Prejudice and Meet the Challenge of American Immigration.

COPP recognizes most outstanding students Date: 04/14/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff

Nohelia Villeda, COPP Scholar and dual major in criminal justice and public administration, won the most outstanding student award in the undergraduate category.  Lily Tremaine, social work student, received the most outstanding student award in the graduate category.  

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Policy Studies Center host 1st “Latino Path to Power and Prosperity” Symposium Date: 04/03/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Criminal Justice Faculty Staff Demography Faculty Staff Public Administration Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

The UTSA Policy Studies Center, in partnership with public agencies, non-profit groups, and grassroots organizations, invite prospective participants to its first-ever statewide working symposium to establish equitable public policies that contribute to the economic vitality and mobility for Latino families.

Social Work Lecturer is recipient of UTSA’s distinguished award for teaching excellence Date: 03/30/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Social Work Faculty Staff

Derek Plantenga, Social Work senior lecturer is recipient of the President's Distinguished Award Award for Teaching Excellence.