Profiles in Excellence - 2020

Marlissa Saldana

January 14, 2019
Marlissa Saldana

Why UTRGV?

As a concurrent enrollment student of UTRGV throughout high school, I saw the opportunities that UTRGV had to offer. UTRGV not only allowed me to stay close to my family, but to my culture as well. I like that UTRGV has a nursing program that will allow me to study and give back to my community.

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Mayra Hernandez-Arredondo

January 7, 2019
Mayra Hernandez-Arredondo

Why UTRGV?

I chose UTRGV because it has always been the school I wanted to attend. I first started off at STC, but knew my goal was to be accepted into UTRGV. Coming to UTRGV also meant I could stay close to home, which is very important to me. UTRGV has a great community and a great environment. The faculty and staff are always helpful and considerate.

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