Tag: TSTC

Tovar overcomes obstacles to find welding career

Nacona Tovar did not expect to have a career in welding like his father. But as an adult, something changed, and he picked up...

TSTC cybersecurity program: Protect your digital identity 

As Rio Grande Valley residents adapt to an uncertain future of self-isolation and businesses temporarily closing, online shopping is becoming the way for consumers...

New TSTC Electrical Lineworker Technology pole lab taking shape

More than 40 poles have been installed at Texas State Technical College’s outdoor lab for the new Electrical Lineworker Technology program to debut this...

Davila helping fellow veterans at TSTC

Cristobal Davila served his country for eight years. Today, he is helping veterans transition to civilian life at Texas State Technical College. On a daily...

TSTC grad passes education values on to his son

Harlingen’s Juan Garcia knows the value of an education. He passed that value on to his son, who is now attending Texas State Technical...

TSTC welding program leads to jobs throughout the world

Welders are always in high demand, especially in the Valley. With 130 students in the Texas State Technical College welding program in Harlingen, instructor Manuel...

TSTC HVAC graduates to experience smart technology in the workplace

Today’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning technicians need to know more than basic electrical theory and refrigeration principles. As technology evolves, so does the...

TSTC grad continues family’s education tradition

Angel Flores has seen the rewards of teaching children throughout his life. The 34-year-old graduated from Texas State Technical College in fall 2019 with an...

Valley Metro gives TSTC students and employees a ticket to ride

When Texas State Technical College students, faculty and staff need to hop aboard the Valley Metro public transportation system to or from campus, all...

Guest chef brings new flavors to TSTC Culinary Arts

By Amanda Sotelo, TSTC Staff Culinary Arts students at Texas State Technical College learned how to cook traditional Mexican cuisine -- from caldo de piedra,...