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...
MCALLEN, RGV - Texas A&M University has announced formal approval of the initial degree programs to be offered at its Higher Education Center at Tres Lagos, McAllen. They are: Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences, Bachelor of Science in Food...
EDINBURG, RGV - UT-Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine is to get another building at its Edinburg campus. Dr. John H. Krouse, vice president for medical affairs at UTRGV and dean of the university’s medical school, made the announcement in...
WESLACO, RGV - Laurie Simmons, manager of the new UTRGV Center of Innovation and Commercialization (CIC), says the new center is striving to become the entrepreneurial hub of the region. Simmons said the 20,000-square-foot facility will provide the necessary resources...
MCALLEN, RGV - With the size of its Festo Lab doubling, South Texas College can look forward to companies from across North America sending their workers to learn how to operate industrial automation equipment. This is the view of Carlos...
MCALLEN, RGV - It will not be long before students from the Rio Grande Valley start calling this region the Great Rio Grande Valley. That is the view of Laura Warren, president of The Warren Group Architects and chair of...
RIO GRANDE CITY, RGV - Dr. Shirley A. Reed, president of South Texas College, expressed her concern about a recent drop in enrollment for the college’s dual credit program in Starr County. Speaking at STC’s Starr County Campus as part of...

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