MCALLEN, RGV - Carlos Margo, associate dean for industrial training and economic development at South Texas College, has given a shout-out to the Texas Workforce Commission. In particular, Margo has thanked TWC Commissioner Julian Alvarez, and the agency’s apprenticeship director,...
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - PSJA’s Southwest Marketing promoted their innovative work-based learning model at a major career and technical education conference in San Antonio on Thursday and Friday of last week. The conference was titled CareerTech VISION 2018 and was...
WESLACO, RGV - Officials from the City of Weslaco, the Economic Development Corporation of Weslaco and UTRGV gathered Thursday evening to celebrate the completion of the long-anticipated Center for Innovation and Commercialization.  Operating as part of UTRGV’s Robert C. Vackar...
Editor's Note: South Texas College is celebrating its 25th anniversary. To commemorate, STC’s founding president, Shirley A. Reed, has penned an op-ed. Here it is:  President’s Message: As we commemorate the 25th anniversary of South Texas College, the vision of creating...
Editor's Note: South Texas College is celebrating its 25th anniversary. To coincide, STC Public Relations Specialist Jose Gomez has penned a column that looks back at why the college was created and how it continues to deliver on its promise....
WESLACO, RGV - Valley Metro has received a brightly colored bus for routes 61 and 62 in Rio Grande City thanks to sponsorship by IDEA Public Schools. Routes 61 and 62 run east and west along Business 83, taking the...
WESLACO, RGV - A change in leadership at Texas A&M University-Kingsville will not change plans to build a new off-site campus in Weslaco. That’s the message to the Rio Grande Valley by retiring TAMUK President Steven H. Tallant. “We currently have...
PHARR, RGV - Vanguard Academy is celebrating the award of a $10.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education under the GEAR UP program. GEAR UP stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs. It is a...
Parents play the most crucial role in a child’s education, as a district, La Joya ISD continues to have initiatives in place that include the influence and opinions of the guardians of our students.  The Superintendent’s Parent Roundtable (established over...
MCALLEN, RGV - South Texas College President Shirley A. Reed says dual credit is transforming the Rio Grande Valley.  Dual credit refers to students completing a single course to earn academic credits that are recognized by two or more institutions.  Reed...

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