Nursing professor gets teaching award

The 2016 Presidential Teaching Award this spring went to a nursing professor who started as an adjunct clinical instructor at the University of the Incarnate Word in 2004. But Dr. Laura Munoz has since gone on to not only become…

Zika virus gets UIW's attention in Earth Week program

By Elizabeth Morales LOGOS STAFF WRITER    From fevers and rashes to mutant mosquitos, there is nothing unheard of when it comes to the mosquito-borne Zika virus. The University of the Incarnate Word community gathered in J.E. and L.E. Mabee…

Earth Day: Using web, social media in research

By Phil Youngblood Today is Earth Day. Never mind which day you are reading this because every day you are sheltered in the womb of the Earth, dependent for your life on ground beneath, air around you, and light and…

Optometry administrator named state's top staffer

An employee of the University of the Incarnate Word’s Rosenberg School of Optometry has been named the Texas Optometric Association 2016 Optometric Staff Member of the Year. Vanessa C. Martinelli, clinic support manager at Rosenberg, was nominated because of her…

Lessons from a family emergency

By Valerie Bustamante LOGOS ASSISTANT EDITOR “Buzz… buzz… buzz…” was all I could hear from my purse. I quickly slipped my hand inside my purse, thinking they were annoying Twitter notifications. However, when I unlocked my phone, they were text…

Review: 'The Division' offers new challenges

By Diego Ortega LOGOS STAFF WRITER One of the most anticipated first-person shooter games of the year, “Tom Clancy’s ‘The Division,’ ” was released this spring after two delays. With its March debut, “The Division” brought a new perspective to…

Tech Fair features festive flair

By Gaby Galindo LOGOS PHOTO EDITOR 2016’s UIW Tech Fair showcased the latest technological trends in full Fiesta fashion on Wednesday, April 13, in McCombs Center Rosenberg Skyroom. The purpose of the Tech Fair is to bring the UIW community…

Aramark aims to keep clean campus on sustainable basis

By Victoria O’Connor LOGOS STAFF WRITER Keeping the University of the Incarnate Word’s campus clean, safe and sanitary with the use of simple and health-friendly methods is the overall goal of the Sustainability Department and of Aramark. The goal is…

Some final thoughts about commencement

By Joshua Gonzales LOGOS STAFF WRITER With graduation approaching, a couple of University of the Incarnate Word students were willing to share their feelings about graduation and their plans after they cross the stage. “I’m excited about graduating,” English major…

Versatile musician plays varied venues

By Nancy Benet LOGOS STAFF WRITER South By Southwest (SXSW) in Austin is an annual interactive festival that draws thousands to hear music, check out films and learn about the latest technology. For Darian Thomas, a University of the Incarnate…