Policy Studies Center

UTSA researchers and educators present op-ed in Express-News on UTSA presidential candidate search Date: 03/31/17 | Posted in: Copp Dean’s Office Faculty Staff Policy Studies Center

Roger Enriquez, Director of the Policy Studies Center, along with Enrique Alemán Jr., Lilliana Patricia Saldaña and Vangie Aguilera for the Express-News discuss the UTSA Presidential Search and voice concerns about Latino(a) representation of the committee.

COPP students among UTSA selection of Who’s Who Date: 03/29/17 | 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

UTSA College of Public Policy students were among nearly 200 Roadrunners selected for Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.

COPP and League of Women Voters host District 5 Candidate Forum Date: 03/21/17 | 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 San Antonio City Council has reached a record number of candidates running for the District 5 seat.  Find out their stance on the local issues prior to the general election.

UTSA faculty are helping public authorities update their housing policies Date: 02/15/17 | 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

In a new paper, Dr. Rebecca J. Walter, assistant professor for the UTSA Department of Urban and Regional Planning and co-authors Dr. Jill Viglione and Dr. Marie Skubak Tillyer from the Department of Criminal Justice are helping housing authorities update their admission policies for individuals with criminal records.  The goal is to help reduce recidivism and remove barriers to successful reentry for former inmates.

Social work professor Dr. Heidi Rueda shares tips on how to foster healthy relationships Date: 02/14/17 | 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

On Valentine's Day, thousands of couples get together to celebrate their love.  But how can you tell if the relationship is good for you?