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George Akech, Project Manager

MARCH 22, 2021 — With more than 12 years of corporate-level experience in project management, George Akech joins the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures as project manager to guide museum activities. Akech’s background includes a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and education from the University of Nairobi, Kenya, and a...

Kids Are Culture Too! 2018 Spring Break Program

The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures is proud to host present our Spring Break program: Kids are Culture Too! We will have several of our Back 40 buildings open on certain days including our one-room school house, fort, barn, adobe house and barn. Kids will get an opportunity to...

UTSA receives $5 million Mellon grant for racial justice efforts

JANUARY 15, 2021 — UTSA has been awarded a three-year, $5 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the university’s community partnerships in advancing racial justice. The grant, administered through the Mellon Just Futures Initiative, supports visionary, unconventional, experimental and groundbreaking projects that address the long-existing fault lines of...