MCALLEN, RGV - At a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new medical learning facility, South Texas College President Shirley Reed joked about how trustee Paul Rodriguez was so good as finance committee chair he had kept the college off the...
MCALLEN, RGV – Texas A&M University has announced its leadership team for the Higher Education Center at Tres Lagos in northwest McAllen. Planning is underway for the opening of the Higher Education Center in August 2018. Following a national search, Dr....
MCALLEN, RGV - An absorbing conversation took place at a Texas Workforce Commission Regional Stakeholders Meeting about whether too much emphasis has been placed on getting students to take four-year degree programs, rather than learn technical skills. As in the...
MCALLEN, RGV - The interim dean at South Texas College took advantage of a question and answer session at a Texas Workforce Commission event to highlight the Rio Grande Valley’s nursing shortage. The event was billed as a Regional Stakeholders...
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...

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