The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley



In 2016, UTRGV celebrated 15 years of HESTEC. Recognized as a “Bright Spot in Hispanic Education” by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, HESTEC is a nationally acclaimed program for promoting science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to students of all ages. Thank you for joining us to mark this historic occasion and help Change the World through STEM.

Changing the World Through STEM

  • October 4, 2016 - Albert Manero
  • October 5, 2016 - Rosa Flores
  • October 5, 2016 - Sara Martinez Tucker

HESTEC 2016 brought motivational speakers from all over the country and all passionate to share their personal stories on how Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) has empowered and enabled each of them to achieve their goals.