The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley


Welcome, Join us on the Beautiful Sands of South Padre Island

The 2017 TACRAO Annual Conference will be held at the South Padre Island Convention Centre. With a breathtaking view of the Laguna Madre Bay, the Convention Center is located within 34 miles of beautiful white sand and clear emerald water. South Padre Island is one of the world’s most exquisite barrier islands with great activities, shopping, food, drinks and fun!

Welcome from the President

Welcome Members,

On this website you will not only find conference registration information, but also tidbits about our host city, South Padre Island.

The LAC 2017 Co-Chairs and their committee are working hard to ensure that this year’s conference is a fun and memorable time for all of you.

Please visit this website often for any conference updates, session topics, travel information from Harlingen airport and suggestions on the sites to see while at SPI.

The LAC 2017 and the TEC are anxious to welcome you personally to South Padre Island in November!

Irene Robinson
President, TACRAO 2017