Office of the President - The University of Texas at Brownsville
DECEMBER 5, 2012 FALL 2012 NO. 4
Dr. Juliet V. Garcia

Dear Colleagues,

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will consider an item at their meeting on Dec. 6 related to a plan for comprehensive educational and health opportunities in South Texas and appropriation of related funding including appropriation for medical education in South Texas.

You are invited to access a live webcast of the meeting at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6 at UT Systems.

The following day, Friday, Dec. 7, Chancellor Francisco G. Cigarroa, Board Chairman Gene Powell, UTPA President Robert S. Nelsen and I will hold a special town hall meeting on the two campuses to have further conversations about the bold new plan with our community. You are invited to join us from 10-10:30 a.m. in The Arts Center Performance Hall. You may also access the UTB meeting online at

The University of Texas at Brownsville
The University of Texas at Brownsville
Office of the President
Gorgas Hall 80 Fort Brown Brownsville Texas, 78520