Tag: UTRGV

Medical first: Officials break ground on $30 million neurosciences center

HARLINGEN — A new era of medical research and treatment opened for the Rio Grande Valley on Wednesday with the ground-breaking ceremony for the...

Brownsville won’t host UTRGV graduation; ceremony moved to Harlingen

BROWNSVILLE — At the end of this semester, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s graduating students will have to commute to Harlingen or Edinburg...

McAllen authorizes $1 million for UTRGV medical school research

McALLEN — City commissioners this week authorized a $1 million payment for the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s School of Medicine, and 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...

Music fans can attend free Hallo Flute 2019 concerts

Just in time for Halloween, the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Flautistas Ensemble will hold its annual Hallo Flute 2019 concert in Brownsville...

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 announces tuition break for qualified undergrads

Qualifying undergraduate students with adjusted gross family income of $75,000 or less will be able to attend the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley at...

Students find homes at UTRGV dorms

Over 200 students were seen carrying heavy bags of clothes and decorating items at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s Casa Bella dorms on Friday in Brownsville. At the start of their college education, some felt anxious and others were excited to finally be living on their own. The students — some with the help of their parents — decorated rooms and listened to family advice on how to cook, manage time and even how to stay safe when walking on their own.

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 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...