HearSA http://tpr.org en Challenges Facing The Pedernales Basin http://tpr.org/post/challenges-facing-pedernales-basin <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Pedernales<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> River runs 106 miles through the Hill Country before eventually joining the Colorado River at Lake Travis. Its catchment area—the land that drains into the river—touches 8 counties and covers more than 800,000 acres.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:08:44 +0000 Texas Water Symposium 29056 at http://tpr.org Challenges Facing The Pedernales Basin San Antonio Politics: Recent History And The Future http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-politics-recent-history-and-future <div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>On Tuesday, March 18, San Antonio&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayor&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Julián</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Castro and former Mayor Henry Cisneros met on the campus of St. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 22:22:07 +0000 St. Mary's University 28705 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Politics: Recent History And The Future Why Opera Matters http://tpr.org/post/why-opera-matters <p></p><p></p><p>The McNay Art Museum's Tobin Distinguished Lecture Series presented Marc Scorca, speaking on January 30, 2014. The title of his presentation is "Why Opera Matters."</p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:18:44 +0000 McNay Art Museum 26180 at http://tpr.org Why Opera Matters San Antonio's 2014 MLK Interfaith Service http://tpr.org/post/san-antonios-2014-mlk-interfaith-service <p>The 27th annual Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. citywide Interfaith Worship Service was held on Sunday, January 19, 2014, at Antioch Baptist Church, and featured guest speaker Rev. Carl Rohlfs. He is District Superintendent of the San Antonio District of the United Methodist Church.</p><p>The event was part of <a href="http://dreamweek.org/" target="_blank">Dreamweek</a>, a 12-day summit "designed to promote an exchange of ideas on universal issues facing our multi-cultural communities."</p><p></p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 01:57:51 +0000 Texas Public Radio 25197 at http://tpr.org San Antonio's 2014 MLK Interfaith Service Texas Water Symposium: Private Property Rights http://tpr.org/post/texas-water-symposium-private-property-rights <p></p><p>As we struggle to meet water resource challenges, what is the proper role that government should play regarding land development and other traditionally unregulated issues, in order to protect stream flows and the private property rights of landowners? All are potentially impacted by water marketing and increased withdrawals from aquifers. Stay tuned for the Texas Water Symposium, presented by the Hill Country Alliance, Schreiner University, and Texas Tech University, and recorded on the campus of Schreiner University in Kerrville.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:48:50 +0000 Texas Water Symposium 21153 at http://tpr.org Texas Water Symposium: Private Property Rights Russia and the U.S. http://tpr.org/post/russia-and-us <p></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:47:35 +0000 The World Affairs Council of San Antonio 9546 at http://tpr.org Russia and the U.S. The Man Who Built The Stieren http://tpr.org/post/man-who-built-stieren <p>Jean-Paul Viguier, architect for the Jane &amp; Arthur Stieren Center for Exhibitions, returns for a special collaboration between the museum and UTSA’s College of Architecture.</p><p>Viguier’s talk marks the fifth anniversary of the opening of the Stieren Center.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 22:18:06 +0000 McNay Art Museum 9205 at http://tpr.org The Man Who Built The Stieren Women Governing San Antonio Past And Present http://tpr.org/post/women-governing-san-antonio-past-and-present <p>Women were&nbsp; the topic of this Community Conversation at St. Mary’s University as well as a majority of the attendees. The event hosted four females who have significantly impacted San Antonio in past and present:</p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 14:11:52 +0000 St. Mary's University 8810 at http://tpr.org Women Governing San Antonio Past And Present Isabelle Dervaux On American Surrealism http://tpr.org/post/isabelle-dervaux-american-surrealism <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">American Surrealism differed from the movement that originated in France in the </span>1920s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as artists reinterpreted </span>Dalí's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> dreamlike imagery in the context of the Great Depression and under the influence of the American realist tradition. </span></p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 19:54:40 +0000 McNay Art Museum 8618 at http://tpr.org Isabelle Dervaux On American Surrealism NPR Commentator E.J. Dionne At St. Mary's http://tpr.org/post/npr-commentator-ej-dionne-st-marys <p>Longtime Washington Post columnist and NPR political analyst E.J. Dionne Jr. spoke about his book, "Our Divided Political Heart," at 7 p.m. on March 19 at St. Mary’s University as part of the Lin Great Speakers Series.</p><p>Dionne spent 14 years at The New York Times covering local, state and national politics; he also served as a foreign correspondent in Paris, Rome and Beirut before joining The Washington Post in 1990. He has written his twice-weekly column for the Post since 1993.</p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 18:09:34 +0000 St. Mary's University 8536 at http://tpr.org NPR Commentator E.J. Dionne At St. Mary's