SAN ANTONIO, Texas - The Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA) has posted an article about a unique tech support program run by university graduates to help low-income and colonia families in the Rio Grande Valley.
Dear UTRGV Family:I hope everyone is staying healthy and safe.Last month I appointed Dr. John Krouse, executive vice president for Health Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, to lead a Return to Campus Task Force...
The education of our children is a top priority. However, the most pressing issue at this time remains the health and safety of all our fellow Texans. For this reason, last week I...
EDINBURG, Texas - Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District has now served one million healthy meals to children as part of its Curbside Meal Pickup Program. The program started March 23 with school nutrition professionals feeding...
HARLINGEN, Texas - The UTRGV School of Medicine will graduate its charter Class of 2020 in a virtual Spring Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 9. In the attached audio, Dr. John H....
The College Scholarship Leadership Access Program has responded to COVID-19 by transforming our programming to meet these trying times.  A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, CSLAP hosts college access workshops at local high schools and provides near-peer mentorship for...
MCALLEN, Texas - Daniel R. Porterfield, the president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, made his first trip to the Rio Grande Valley recently, giving the keynote speech at the region’s premier education awards event.
WESLACO, Texas - The Rio Grande Valley Partnership, the Valley’s regional chamber of commerce, is today hosting the second in its series of webinars on education. Higher education is the focus this time, with...
MCALLEN, Texas - Stakeholders from across Hidalgo County should collaborate to address the digital divide. This is the opinion of David C. Plummer, vice president of information services and planning at South Texas College. 
PHARR, RGV - Michelle Cardoza, principal at PSJA’s Berta Palacios Elementary School in south Pharr, recently attended a prestigious and highly selective leadership institute called Closing the Achievement Gap at Harvard University. The week-long program helps school leaders learn how...

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