UTSA assistant professor Dr. Antonio Petrov and invited speakers provided their thoughts on how the term “puro” reflects layers of San Antonio’s history, culture, economy, and philosophies.
UTSA architecture professor Dr. Antonio Petrov said he began to question the word while working on the city’s tricentennial celebration and architectural projects on Broadway.
Dr. David Hagy of Texas Central Railway presented information on the private company’s plans to run bullet trains in Texas.
UTSA architecture professor Antonio Petrov and his team of graduate students are exploring the word and seeing how it translates in San Antonio’s architecture, urban planning projects and other community dynamics.
The award recognizes demonstrated excellence in teaching performance during the formative years of an architectural teaching career, and is awarded to a maximum of 3 architectural faculty nationally each year.