UTRGV students named Charles Butt Scholars

By Amanda L. Alaniz, UTRGV Staff The second cohort of Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers, under the Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation, includes 11...

UTRGV med school wins TMA student chapter of the year

Jennifer L. Berghom, Special to the StarBy Jennifer L. Berghom, Special to the Star DALLAS – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of...

UTRGV alumna says degree provides skills for running her dance company

UTRGV legacy alumna Mercy Renteria’s love for dance began when she was just 3 years old. The Houston native said her mother would drive her...

UTRGV to unveil new Center for Latin American Arts

UTRGV is set to open a new center for multinational events that will act as a cultural hub for Latin American music, theatre, art, art...

More than 3,000 graduates to walk at UTRGV spring commencement ceremonies

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will graduate a total of 3,400 students in seven ceremonies at the 2019 Spring Commencement on May...

UTRGV School of Medicine donates white coats to Lamar Academy in McAllen

By Jennifer Berghom, Special to the Star Dr. John H. Krouse, executive vice president for Health Affairs at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and...

Alumna says UTRGV’s Latino Theatre Initiatives helped set her career path

Cinthia Monsivais, Special to the StarBy Cinthia Monsivais, Special to the Star Many people are afraid of being on stage. Not Maria Alvarado. The stage is home...

UTRGV students wins ‘Family of the Year’ essay contest

Priscilla Ramirez, Special to the StarBy Priscilla Ramirez, Special to the Star Family and support are the two words that matter the most to Amanda...

UTRGV launching executive education programs for top-level leaders

Jayshree Bhat, Special to the StarBy Jayshree Bhat, Special to the Star UTRGV, through its newly established Office of Professional Education & Workforce Development, will...