The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley


Student Leadership Day

student leadership day
Sponsored By

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Secondary level students are introduced to a wide range of career opportunities in the STEM fields through motivational speakers and breakout sessions.


Location: UTRGV Edinburg Campus
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Fee: $100 per person
Includes: Breakfast, lunch, shirt, bag and entrance to the event.

Mistress of Ceremonies: Dina Herrera-Garza, News Anchor, KRGV-TV Channel 5

8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Welcome by Mistress of Ceremonies - Dina Herrera-Garza, KRGV Anchor
9:05 a.m. Presentation of Colors by UTRGV Army ROTC
9:10 a.m. University Welcome
9:15 a.m. Remarks by Region One Education Service Center
9:20 a.m. Sponsor Remarks
9:30 a.m. Keynote Address by Stephen Ritz, STEM / STEAM Executive Director, Green Bronx Machine
10:15 a.m. First Breakout Session
11:15 a.m. Second Breakout Session
12:15 p.m. Return to Fieldhouse
12:30 p.m. Lunch / Performance
12:50 p.m. Keynote Presentation by Grand Hank, the Hip Hop Scientist
1:50 p.m. UTRGV Recruitment
2:10 p.m Conclusion