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  Only constant at UTRGV will be change, says new provost
HARLINGEN, August 27 - The new provost and executive vice president of UT-Rio Grande Valley spoke about his vision for the institution in a breakfast speech at the Harlingen Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday.
  Bailey names first part of his UTRGV leadership team
SAN BENITO August 27 - UT-Rio Grande Valley President Guy Bailey has announced some of the people who will be in his leadership team.
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    Cigarroa to attend groundbreaking for $54 million UT-RGV medical school building
EDINBURG, August 20 - Plans are in place for UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa to visit the Rio Grande Valley next Tuesday for a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $54 million medical school building.
    Impact of Mexico's energy reforms on South Texas underway with STC-UTGZ pact
McALLEN, August 13 - In an interview with the Guardian last Saturday, the chair of the Texas Border Coalition’s workforce development committee, Blas Castañeda, said he could foresee colleges in South Texas training workers for northern Mexico’s soon-to-be booming energy sector.
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    Reed: STC-UTRGV partnership will have profound impact
McALLEN, August 7 – A strong partnership between UT-Rio Grande Valley and South Texas College is going to have a profound impact on the region, predicts longtime STC President Shirley Reed.
    Bailey: UTRGV's diabetes and obesity research team will bring in $12 million
McALLEN, August 7 - At a recent McAllen Chamber of Commerce event, Dr. Guy Bailey spoke about the importance of making UT-Rio Grande Valley a major research institution.
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  Only constant at UTRGV will be change, says new provost
HARLINGEN, August 27 - The new provost and executive vice president of UT-Rio Grande Valley spoke about his vision for the institution in a breakfast speech at the Harlingen Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday.
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  Bailey names first part of his UTRGV leadership team
SAN BENITO August 27 - UT-Rio Grande Valley President Guy Bailey has announced some of the people who will be in his leadership team.
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  Cigarroa to attend groundbreaking for $54 million UT-RGV medical school building
EDINBURG, August 20 - Plans are in place for UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa to visit the Rio Grande Valley next Tuesday for a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $54 million medical school building.
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  Impact of Mexico's energy reforms on South Texas underway with STC-UTGZ pact
McALLEN, August 13 - In an interview with the Guardian last Saturday, the chair of the Texas Border Coalition’s workforce development committee, Blas Castañeda, said he could foresee colleges in South Texas training workers for northern Mexico’s soon-to-be booming energy sector.
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  Reed: STC-UTRGV partnership will have profound impact
McALLEN, August 7 – A strong partnership between UT-Rio Grande Valley and South Texas College is going to have a profound impact on the region, predicts longtime STC President Shirley Reed.
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  Bailey: UTRGV's diabetes and obesity research team will bring in $12 million
McALLEN, August 7 - At a recent McAllen Chamber of Commerce event, Dr. Guy Bailey spoke about the importance of making UT-Rio Grande Valley a major research institution.
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  South Texas leaders praise selection of McRaven as UT chancellor
LAREDO, July 30 - South Texas leaders have welcomed the selection of Admiral William H. McRaven as sole finalist for the position of UT System chancellor.
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  Poll: Most Valley residents feel less safe
EDINBURG, July 23 - Only one in four Rio Grande Valley residents feel safer living on the U.S.-Mexico border today than they did five years ago, according to a new opinion poll.
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  Hinojosa: Unity needed as UTRGV transforms Valley
McALLEN, June 15 - This weekend marks the one year anniversary of Governor Perry officially signing into law SB 24, legislation that merges UT-Pan American and UT-Brownsville and creates a free standing medical school in South Texas.
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  Sharp, Hinojosa, to make major announcement on 'transformational' project for RGV
McALLEN, June 3 - Following in-depth discussions with state Sen. Juan Hinojosa, Texas A&M University System Chancellor John Sharp is going to make a major announcement about a healthcare project he believes will transform the Rio Grande Valley.
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  Baylor, A&M, USDA, collaborate on Valley hunger initiative
McALLEN, June 3 - USDA, Baylor University Texas Hunger Initiative and Texas A&M University Health Science Center are collaborating to reduce the number of Rio Grande Valley children that go without a healthy meal.
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  UTRGV working group reports largely ignore Valley's colonias
BROWNSVILLE, May 30 - There was great excitement among colonia group leaders at a meeting in Weslaco last November that their ideas were being listened to by the master planners developing the new university for the Rio Grande Valley.
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  Rio Grande Valley to get its version of the Aspen Institute
HARLINGEN, May 28 - The Rio Grande Valley is to get its own version of the Aspen Institute, UT leaders have announced.
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  Mounce: We Want MAS (Mexican American Studies)
EDINBURG, May 25 - I have written several times in the past about MAS—Mexican American Studies. Professors and students of that academic discipline have also written or spoken of the importance, need, trials and triumphs of that program.
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  Bailey names UTRGV transition team
AUSTIN, May 22 - Guy Bailey does not start working as president of UT-Rio Grande Valley until June 15 but he has already announced his transition team to help prepare for the morphing of UT-Pan American and UT-Brownsville into UTRGV.
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  Professor: Making UTRGV a truly bilingual university is going to take time
EDINBURG, May 21 - Some of UT-Rio Grande Valley’s loftier goals may take a little time to achieve – such as becoming a truly bilingual university.
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  Bailey: I will be happy wherever the UTRGV HQ is built
AUSTIN, May 20 - The inaugural president of UT-Rio Grande Valley says he has no preference on where the new university’s administration offices should go.
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  City of San Benito offers UTRGV land AND an airport
SAN BENITO, May 20 - UTRGV President Guy Bailey joked last week that his new pickup truck might only last three years or so with all the driving he will have to do to get to the various Valley campuses.
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  Bailey asked about UTRGV's potential global reach
BROWNSVILLE, May 19 - Dr. Guy Bailey, the sole finalist for president of UT-Rio Grande Valley, believes the new university will attracts students from across the hemisphere.
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  Bailey asked for his view on where to put UTRGV admin HQ
BROWNSVILLE, May 18 - At an open forum for UT-Brownsville staff on Friday, Dr. Guy Bailey was asked where he thought the UT-Rio Grande Valley administrative offices should go.
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  Weslaco submits two proposals to land UTRGV headquarters
WESLACO, May 16 - The City of Weslaco and the Economic Development Corporation of Weslaco have submitted separate bids to land the UT-Rio Grande Valley administrative headquarters.
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  Bailey: Everyone in Valley has been hospitable
BROWNSVILLE, May 16 - The sole finalist for founding president of UTRGV says he has made to feel at home by the people of the Rio Grande Valley.
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  San Juan makes bid for UTRGV headquarters
SAN JUAN, May 14 - San Juan has become the first city in the Rio Grande Valley to publicly announce it is making a bid to land the prestigious UTRGV administration headquarters.
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  Nelsen to leave UTPA early
BROWNSVILLE, May 13 - UT-Pan American President Robert Nelsen is leaving his post early.
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  Acevedo: Precursors to the success of UTRGV
SOCORRO, New Mexico, May 11 - Dr. Guy Bailey, the sole finalist for the presidency of UTRGV, is without a doubt the right individual for this most challenging assignment, to build a world-class institution in South Texas.
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  Working group: UTRGV must promote bilingual and bicultural education
BROWNSVILLE, May 10 - UT-Rio Grande Valley should include the cultural, linguistic, and geographic assets of the region as integral parts of its formative agenda.
   
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Last Updated: Sunday, August 31, 2014 08:28

Only constant at UTRGV will be change, says new provost

Bailey names first part of his UTRGV leadership team

Cigarroa to attend groundbreaking for $54 million UT-RGV medical school building

Impact of Mexico's energy reforms on South Texas underway with STC-UTGZ pact

Reed: STC-UTRGV partnership will have profound impact

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