MCALLEN, RGV - A feasibility study on the merits of starting a football program at UT-Rio Grande Valley could be released as early as next week, says Rick Anderson, UTRGV’s executive vice president for finance and administration. The 22-member college...
MCALLEN, RGV - UTRGV has announced the new deans for the Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship and the new College of Nursing. Rick Anderson, UTRGV’s executive vice president for finance and administration, made the announcement at a...
MCALLEN, RGV - Not content with approving construction of the Texas A&M Higher Education Center in McAllen, Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp says he has another great project lined up for the Rio Grande Valley. Speaking at a...
EDINBURG, RGV - Pat Hobbs, executive director of Workforce Solutions Cameron, says public education policy for the last 30 years failed students. Hobbs gave a presentation at South Texas College’s 13th annual Summit on College and Career Readiness. One of...
MCALLEN, RGV - South Texas College will host its 13th annual Summit on College and Career Readiness on Monday, Apr. 9. South Texas College (STC) first premiered the summit in 2006. According to STC’s press release, the Summit provides a...
MCALLEN, RGV - Governor Greg Abbott has appointed McAllen optometrist Fred Farias, III, as vice chairman of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Farias, who chairs the McAllen Chamber of Commerce’s governmental affairs committee, was first appointed to THECB by...
MCALLEN, RGV – Carlos Margo, associate dean of industry training and economic development at South Texas College, says apprenticeship programs will add value to the region’s workforce. Margo visited Trident Technical College (TTC) in Charleston, S.C. to review the model...
RIO GRANDE CITY, RGV - South Texas College is adding another 125,000-square-feet to its Starr County campus to develop an energy institute that will train its students to maintain wind, insulation and solar infrastructure. Rose Benavidez, president of Starr County...
EDINBURG, RGV - Dr. Alexander Domijan, Jr., has stepped down as dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science at UT-Rio Grande Valley, says a university spokesman. The news will come as a shock to those who saw Domijan...
EDINBURG, RGV - Dr. Alexander Domijan, Jr., dean of the college of engineering and computer science at UTRGV, says the college has tripled its research productivity, reversed a declining trend in enrollment and will continue to make opportunities happen...

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