July 20, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 29


Of Note


Annual UTHSC Picnic hailed as success

Photo of employees picnicking (L-R) Vicki Winter, Linda Buchanan and Michelle Martinez, all of the pathology department, enjoy the beautiful weather, a delicious hot lunch and each others' company during the third annual UTHSC Picnic held July 2 in the courtyard.

Photo of employees picnicking Janie Droemer (center) and Chrissie Coronado (right), of Ripley's Believe it or Not! and The Plaza Wax Museum, hand freebies and information to Michelle Bryson, general dentistry, during the UTHSC Picnic.

An estimated 1,500 faculty, staff and students attended the third annual UTHSC Picnic held July 2 on campus. Special events council picnic coordinators reported that attendance at this year's event far exceeded their expectations.

Attendees enjoyed delicious foods as they relaxed on the courtyard lawn and listened to tunes provided by Masquerade Disc Jockey Services. More than 50 cakes were awarded to winners of the cake walk and more than 50 prizes were awarded from the registration table.

Special thanks to the UTHSC family for making this event a success! The special events council would like to thank the following special guests, donors and volunteers for their participation.

Special Guests
Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Antonio Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Cingular Wireless Ripley's Believe it or Not! and The Plaza Wax Museum
Children's Shelter of San Antonio Ernest Calderon from Masquerade Disc Jockey Services

Courtyard Marriott Cingular Wireless Dairy Queen Fiesta de Tejas
HEB Howard Johnson McDonald's Omni San Antonio Hotel
Rudy's Country Store & Bar-B-Q Sea World of Texas Sonic Spaghetti Warehouse
Tony Roma's

Alexis Haas Alice Soele Amy Zingery Angela Robinson Angie Adams
Anna Uriegas Antje Anji and Ruby Asis Chaudhuri Becky Bloodworth Bernie Castillo
Brian Purcell Cathy Poehnert Cindy Rodriguez Colleen Zingery Cpl. Darlene Beeson
Darlene Garza Debby Lessing Debra Acosta Diana Balderas Diana Pena
Ed Rebello Esme Ramirez Gay Frazier Hilda Cheatum Janice Smith
Janie Hernandez Jennifer Felan Julie Saenz Julie Weiskircher Katie Reitman
Kimmy Frischmuth LaShawn Payton Leslie Lesley Linda Gonzales Lisa Serna
Maria Hernandez Mary Yanes Mike Galan Miriam Hoffmaster Molly Greene
Officer Glen Sample Pat Mena Pat Schwarz Patricia Nield Patti Lairsey
Rita Sicina Sandra Westerman Sharon Murphy Sigrid Long Sylvia Fernandez
Sylvia Knopp Sylvia Ramos T. Joyce Bogue Ulysses Morse Veena Prasaad
Veronica Hernandez Vicky Gonzalez Victor Smith Virginia Rojas