Learning Center News


November 2019 Employee of the Month

The UTRGV Learning Center mission is to provide a holistic and modern approach to support our diverse student population through a variety of resources resulting in transformational and independent learners. Our student employees are central to our goals. The Learning Center employs about 200 student employees. We would like to recognize the following student employees as Student Employees of the Month for November 2019 for their hard work and dedication to the students of UTRGV.   

 

Brownsville

Edinburg

Rodrigo Orozco

Alitza Gracia

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Orlando Garcia

Jennifer Sanchez

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Teresa Garcia

Stephanie Lara Pizana

LA&B Lab Tutor

(Math for Business)

Cristela Garcia

Rene Cabrera

LA&B Lab Tutor

(Linguistics)

Armando Silva

Julio Paez

Math Lab Tutor

Dexter Navejar

Carlo Zorola

Math Lab Tutor

Teresa Padilla

Maria Myers

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Lizzeth Ahumada

Denice Salinas

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Ivan Morado 

Marco Castillo

Science Lab Tutor

Jesse Miranda

Deyanira Verdeja-Sosa

Science Lab Tutor

Maritza Cisneros

Daniel Martinez

Supplemental Instruction

(History) Leader

Lauren Lucio

Yadira Ortiz

Supplemental Instruction

(Accounting) Leader

Gerardo Gonzalez

JoAnn Sanchez

Supplemental Instruction in STEM (MECE) Leader

 

 

 

Costume Contest

 

October 2019 Employee of the Month

The UTRGV Learning Center mission is to provide a holistic and modern approach to support our diverse student population through a variety of resources resulting in transformational and independent learners. Our student employees are central to our goals. The Learning Center employs about 200 student employees. We would like to recognize the following student employees as Student Employees of the Month for October 2019 for their hard work and dedication to the students of UTRGV.   

 

Brownsville

Edinburg

Rodrigo Orozco

Carmen Flores

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Orlando Garcia

Vicente Gutierrez

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Teresa Garcia

Coryann Thornock

LA&B Lab Tutor

(American Sign Language)

Cristela Garcia

Hilda Morado

LA&B Lab Tutor

(Korean)

Armando Silva

Casandra Lira

Math Lab Tutor

Dexter Navejar

Ogla Lopez

Math Lab Tutor

Teresa Padilla

Jayda Ramirez

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Lizzeth Ahumada

Jose Huerta

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Ivan Morado 

Jingwei Cai

Science Lab Tutor

Jesse Miranda

Edgar Torres

Science Lab Tutor

Maritza Cisneros

Magaly Vargas

Supplemental Instruction

(History) Leader

Lauren Lucio

Sharon Valencia Torres

Supplemental Instruction

(Accounting) Leader

Gerardo Gonzalez

Sarina Salmon

Supplemental Instruction in STEM (Chemistry) Leader

 

 

 

Costume Contest

 

Learning Center wins Innovative Use Of Technology Award

On October 6, 2019 at Louisville, KY, the Learning Center was awarded second place for the Innovative Use Of Technology Award at the National College Learning Center Association for "A 21st Century Learning Center Training Program: Incorporating Mixed Reality Simulation Training into Tutor and SI Leader Training." The award was received by Armando Garza, Program Coordinator, on behalf of the Learning Center.

The award is given to learning assistance that significantly impacts student learning or learning center operations; technology solutions that make a noteworthy contribution that surpasses previous or current solutions; and technology solutions that demonstrate a measurable benefit and have the potential to serve as an inspiration or model for further innovation for other learning centers.

   

 
Award 1 Award 2

 

 

 

September 2019 Employee of the Month

The UTRGV Learning Center mission is to provide a holistic and modern approach to support our diverse student population through a variety of resources resulting in transformational and independent learners. Our student employees are central to our goals. The Learning Center employs about 200 student employees. We would like to recognize the following student employees as Student Employees of the Month for September 2019 for their hard work and dedication to the students of UTRGV.   

 

Brownsville

Edinburg

Rodrigo Orozco

Rodrigo Orozco

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Orlando Garcia

Orlando Garcia

Chemistry Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Teresa Garcia

Teresa Garcia

FLSS Lab Tutor

(Accounting)

Cristela Garcia

Cristela Garcia

FLSS Lab Tutor

(American Sign Language)

Armando Silva

Armando Silva

Math Lab Tutor

Dexter Navejar

Dexter Navejar

Math Lab Tutor

Teresa Padilla

Teresa Padilla

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Lizzeth Ahumada

Lizzeth Ahumada

Math Peer-Led Team

Learning Leader

Ivan Morado 

Ivan Morado

Science Lab Tutor

Jesse Miranda

Jesse Miranda Solis

Science Lab Tutor

Maritza Cisneros

Maritza Cisneros

Supplemental Instruction

(Accounting) Leader

Lauren Lucio

Lauren Lucio

Supplemental Instruction

(Accounting) Leader

Gerardo Gonzalez

Gerardo Gonzalez

Supplemental Instruction in STEM (MECE) Leader