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The Rocket Launchers at UTRGV soar high at international competition

The Rocket Launchers at UTRGV soar high at international competition

09.26.2016

The Rocket Launchers at UTRGV, a student group at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, is off to a soaring start launching not only rockets, but also their careers in the aerospace industry.

UTRGV College of Education and P-16 Integration, Continuing Education, host Critical Issues Leadership Conference

UTRGV College of Education and P-16 Integration, Continuing Education, host Critical Issues Leadership Conference

09.14.2016

UTRGV College of Education and P-16 Integration this week is bringing together administrators from school districts across the Valley to brainstorm ways to better educate an ever-growing and diverse group of students, including English-language learners and students from low-income households.

Strategic planning process

Follow along as we develop our founding Strategic Plan

09.12.2016

The development of our founding strategic plan is well underway. This is a campus-wide initiative, and you can follow the progress and provide input and feedback on the strategic planning process website by clicking above.

Events

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Graduate College open houses

Graduate College open houses

UTRGV Graduate College will host a series of informational sessions during September and October at both the Brownsville and Edinburg campuses. Stop in and meet with program coordinators to learn about admission requirements, financial aid and scholarship availability. Next open house: Sept. 29. Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship.

Recovery Walkathons Wednesday and Thursday

Recovery Walkathons Wednesday and Thursday

Edinburg on Wednesday, Sept. 28 and Brownsville on Friday, Sept. 29, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Walk in honor or in memory of those whose lives have been affected by addiction and recovery. Booths will be set up along the path for walking participants. Free t-shirts for the first 25! Water and snacks will be provided.

Community

Community
Sue Exhibit

Sue Exhibit

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley presents the largest, most complete, and best-preserved T.Rex ever discovered! The exhibit, a T.Rex named Sue, is scheduled to open September 29, and features a cast of the 42 feet long, 12 feet high, and 3,500 pound dinosaur. Admission is free.

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Rio Grande City

UTRGV's Starr County Upper-Level Center in Rio Grande City offers courses in bilingual education, criminal justice, history, English, and anthropology.

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Edinburg

Our 186-acre campus in Edinburg features a new Wellness Center, new residence hall, and a covered walkway that spans the perimeter of campus.

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McAllen

The McAllen Teaching Site offers education and business courses, primarily serving professionals in the city of McAllen.

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Harlingen

Harlingen is home to the Regional Academic Health Center and UTRGV's 15,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art Smart Hospital and technology complex.

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South Padre Island

UTRGV's Coastal Studies Lab is located on South Padre Island, serves as our marine biology laboratory, and offers graduate level biology courses.

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Brownsville

Our 320-acre campus in Brownsville provides students with state-of-the-art facilities and technology, as well as beautiful architecture and a scenic oxbow lake.

A University for the Valley