History Harvest event scheduled for Saturday at UTRGV

The University Library Special Collections and Archives at UTRGV invites members of the community to History Harvest, a collaborative, community-based approach to documenting the...

UTRGV’s Sigma Delta Pi chapter honored for outstanding activities in Spanish-language studies

By Priscilla Ramirez, Special to the Star The National Collegiate Hispanic Honor Society has named UTRGV’s Alpha Alpha Iota Chapter of Sigma Delta Pi an...

UTRGV med school announce early-assurance pre-med program

By Amanda Taylor, Special to the Star The UTRGV School of Medicine, in partnership with the Honors College, has announced a new early-assurance, pre-med program...

White House names UTRGV professor a Presidential Excellence Award recipient

The White House has named UTRGV Professor Dr. Karen Lozano as one of 15 recipients nationwide of the 2019 Presidential Excellence Awards in Science,...

UTRGV student accessibility services not limited to students with physical disabilities

By Maria Elena HernandezBy Maria Elena Hernandez UTRGV’s Student Accessibility Services office offers a broad range of resources, including for pregnant students. But many have...

UTRGV MSA student places second at national competition

By Amanda L. Alaniz, UTRGV Staff Elaijah Islam, a high school senior at the UTRGV Mathematics and Science Academy, already has an ideal career pathway. “I...

UTRGV, BISD, BCIC partner to offer future space settlement design competition

By Letty Fernandez, Special to the Star BROWNSVILLE - Eighty high school students from the Brownsville Independent School District competed recently in the first Space Settlement...

UTRGV organizations hold clothing drive for Mujeres Unidas

https://youtu.be/MNwwo5HnEZA By Amanda L. Alaniz, UTRGV Staff EDINBURG – A simple, brand-new t-shirt dropped into a decorated donation box can make a big difference for one...

UTRGV Summer Chess Camp participants learn from grandmasters

By Maria Elena Hernandez, UTRGV Staff In his final year at Rising Scholars Academy of South Texas, Rene Zavier Villarreal was part of the chess...

UTRGV dance alum going pro in the Big Apple

https://youtu.be/hOJIS5a3I50   By Amanda L. Alaniz, UTRGV Staff UTRGV Dance Program alumnus Erick Perales is off to the Big Apple to begin his professional dance career. The Pharr...