Virtual Honors: Two UTRGV Medical School graduates from Brownsville

Two members of the inaugural class of graduates at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine are from Brownsville and plan...

UTRGV med school graduates to celebrate with virtual commencement

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. The...

Chick-Fil-A, UTRGV partner in meal program

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley had been looking to increase its presence in Brownsville following the momentum of a successful Western Athletic...

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...