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DECember 2009

 

UTB/TSC commemorates final steel beam for research building
Bianca Dotson said she sometimes gets stares from curious students as she walks through the halls carrying small experimental animals as part of the neuroscience research she takes part in...more

UTB/TSC celebrates 15th Winter Commencement
About 600 graduates received degrees at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College’s 2009 Winter Commencement on Saturday, Dec. 19, in the Arnulfo L. Oliveira Memorial Library parking lot...more

UTB/TSC’s Gareyev balances chess, studying
Timur Gareyev wakes up each morning and tries to think of positive thoughts and goals to achieve, whether they involve chess or his work as a marketing major...more

The Arts Center Campaign Receives Donation from Dr. Asim Zamir
Brownsville pediatrician Dr. Asim Zamir has given a significant gift for The Arts Center at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

Colom Named Vice President for Research
Dr. Luis V. Colom has been named the first vice president for Research for The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

Dr. Zavaleta presented with Mexico's Premio Ohtli Award
Dr. Antonio N. Zavaleta, special assistant to the Provost and a professor of Anthropology at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, received the Premio Ohtli award at a ceremony at 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 12, at the Education and Business Complex – Salon Cassia...more

Alumnus Book Selected for 2010 Mayor’s Book Club
The ninth annual selection of the “Mayor’s Book Club was announced today at a press conference at City Hall in downtown Austin. The Mayor selected the book Amigoland by local author Oscar Casares...more

History of Charro Days in Brownsville is Subject of New Book
Charro Days in Brownsvilleby Anthony Knopp, Manuel Medrano, Priscilla Rodriguez and the Brownsville Historical Association is the newest addition to Arcadia Publishing's popular Images of America series, featuring over 200 vintage photographs...more

Pre- Architecture students partner with cities on design projects
Twelve students in the pre-architecture program at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College are designing low-income housing for the Community Development Corp of Brownsville (CDCB). Final presentations of the CDCB project are open to the public and will take place at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 4...more

Center for Civic Engagement signs MOU with Brownsville School District
Kids Voting USA – Brownsville was strengthened during a signing ceremony that took place between The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College’s Center for Civic Engagement and the Brownsville Independent School District on Thursday, Dec. 3...more

Piano concert held to celebrate the life of Barry T. Horn
Friends and co-workers of the late Barry T. Horn gathered for an evening of classical piano music and memories at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College on Monday, Nov. 30...more

The Arts Center campaign receives donation from Richard and Elka Jaross
Community leaders Richard and Elka Jaross of Brownsville have given a significant gift for The Arts Center at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College. The gift was presented and approved at the Texas Southmost College Board of Trustees meeting in the Gorgas Board Room on Thursday, November 19...more

Instrumental, vocal groups have acoustic tests at new Arts Center
It did not take long for Cesar Gonzalez, a junior music education major from Mission, to feel comfortable inside the almost completed $25 million Arts Center at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

UTB/TSC Hosts ‘Posadas y Pastorelas’
Students at the University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College are rehearsing for the annual “Posada y Pastorelas,which will take place from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 5...more

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