National Science Foundation UTSA Receives $1.5 Mil Grant To Aid Its STEM Students By Camille Phillips • Sep 4, 2018 Camille Phillips / Texas Public Radio The University of Texas at San Antonio has received a $1.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to increase the number of students earning degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics Fronteras: Can Texas Lower Maternal Mortality Rate; Coco's Latina Composer; & New STEM Initiative By Norma Martinez • Mar 9, 2018 Lynda Gonzalez, KUT This week on Fronteras: Texas lawmakers are making efforts to reverse maternal mortality rates, which are the worst in the U.S., including allowing Medicaid-covered mental health screenings. South Texas college students are getting help from Washington in gaining access to STEM opportunities (9:14). Latina Hollywood composer and Texas native Germaine Franco talks about staying true to Mexican influences when orchestrating music for “Coco” (11:59). Listen Listening... / 21:32 UTSA Professor Gets Big National Science Foundation Grant To Net Digital Bugs By Paul Flahive • Jun 16, 2017 Ryan E. Poppe / Texas Public Radio Software bugs are expensive. One estimate said it cost the U.S. economy $60 billion a year, and that was 14 years ago.