Urban Affairs Students Selected for Fall 2016 Southwest Travel Awards

Oct. 20, 2016

Urban Affairs students Cassandra Boyer and Jorge Adrian Castrejon have been chosen to receive the fall 2016 Southwest Travel Awards. They were selected from among 150 student applicants.

Recipients of the awards receive a round-trip travel voucher from Southwest Airlines to allow them to travel to a conference or workshop related to their studies.

Boyer, who is pursuing a master of arts degree in criminal justice, will be attending the annual conference of the American Society of Sociology in New Orleans.

Castrejon, a doctoral candidate in public affairs, will be traveling to San Antonio to attend the Gloria Anzaldua Mundo Zurdo Conference. Read more about their accomplishments.