Tag: UTRGV

UTRGV faculty honored with UT Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Awards

By Melissa Vasquez, UTRGV Staff For their commitment to providing a quality and meaningful education to their students, two UTRGV faculty members have been honored...

UTRGV medical school conducting COVID-19 testing

HARLINGEN — The Rio Grande Valley’s medical students are playing a big role in the coronavirus pandemic. “If there was ever a time to be...

Fighting COVID: Cornyn pushes for funding in Valley

HARLINGEN — Sen. John Cornyn Tuesday told Rio Grande Valley leaders he would work to continue pushing for federal dollars to fund the area’s...

Cornyn discusses virus at UTRGV

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) met with health care workers and local officials Tuesday afternoon at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Regional Academic Health Center...

UTRGV fall financial relief deadline approaching

Some students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will be eligible to receive grant money to help them with expenses this fall,...

UTRGV to provide $1,000 cash grants to eligible students  

By Melissa Vasquez, UTRGV Staff To provide UTRGV students with even more financial support this coming semester, the university has revamped its Fall Relief Package to give all...

COVID-19 testing continues in Valley

County testing for COVID-19 operated by the Texas Military Department continued on Monday morning at the Los Indios Community Building, serving residents of western...

String theory: Michael Quantz is a pioneer in guitar education

There was a time not so long ago that studying music on guitar in the classroom was basically unheard of. Oh sure, you could study...

COVID-19 testing continues throughout the county

Testing for COVID-19 is becoming more widely available in the Rio Grande Valley. Those without primary care doctors have access to a series of...

UTRGV boosts testing capacity to 1,000 virus samples daily

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine is substantially boosting the number of COVID-19 tests it’s able to process in-house from...