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High school students step up to conduct college research in UTRGV’s HIGH Scholars program

High school students step up to conduct college research in UTRGV’s HIGH Scholars program

07.20.2016

Working alongside an astrophysicist at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley this summer, Jose Ortiz, a rising senior at Robert Vela High School in Edinburg, is learning all about star clusters and what they can tell researchers about stellar evolution.

McRaven talks UTRGV, campus carry and the future of higher education

McRaven talks UTRGV, campus carry and the future of higher education

07.22.2016

Nothing was off the table for The University of Texas System Chancellor William H. McRaven, who was in the Rio Grande Valley on Friday, July 22, as guest speaker for the Newsmaker Breakfast Series.

Strategic planning process

Follow along as we develop our founding Strategic Plan

02.18.2016

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

Events
Unimóvil unveiled and ready to roll

Unimóvil unveiled and ready to roll

The UTRGV School of Medicine and United Health Foundation unveiled the “Unimóvil” mobile health clinic during a ceremony outside the Medical Education Building on the Edinburg Campus on Thursday, July 14.

Strategy… strategy… make your move!

Strategy… strategy… make your move!

Young chess players are developing their skills and strategies at the UTRGV summer chess camp this week, held at the Episcopal Day School in Brownsville. Camp head coach is International Master Alfonso Almeida, with assistants Jeffrey Serna, Erick and Aldrin Guevara.

Community

Community
AmeriCorps application deadline: July 22

AmeriCorps application deadline: July 22

Join the Americorps team and make a big difference in your life and in the lives of those around you while you learn about teamwork, leadership, responsibility and other essential skills. Submit your application for the fall semester by Friday, July 22.

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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.

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