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December 2010

Chess Team Qualifies for Final Four, Takes Third Place
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Chess Team has qualified for the President’s Cup, the Final Four of College Chess...more

Chess Team Leaves for National Tournament
With heavy coats, layers of clothes and a positive attitude packed, The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Chess Team boarded its flight Today, Sunday, Dec. 26, bound for Milwaukee, Wis...more

Scorpion Metro Service to begin Jan 10
The new year will bring a free bus service
to students and faculty and staff members at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

New Year Brings Paragon Orchestra and The Mark of Zorro
Relive a theater experience of yesteryear as Paragon Ragtime Orchestra performs the original musical score for the feature-length silent classic, “The Mark of Zorro” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, January 28 at The Arts Center on the campus of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

Phlebotomy Professional Certification Program Begins Spring Semester
The Medical Laboratory Technology Program in the Department of Allied Health at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will begin a professional certification program for phlebotomy during spring semester to fill the need for qualified workers in the region...more

Faculty Study Center Unveiled
When the spring 2011 semester begins in mid-January, faculty members at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will have a new place to gather – for study, fellowship, meetings, soirees or just a cup of coffee – at their long-awaited faculty study...more

Public Can Take Part in Summer 2011 Study Abroad Programs
The Office of Global Engagement at The University of Texas and Texas Southmost College is currently taking applications for summer 2011 study abroad programs...more

UTB/TSC Marks 16th Winter Commencement with First Doctorates
History was made at the 16th Winter Commencement for The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College on Saturday, Dec. 18 on the Cardenas South Hall Lawn...more

Engineering Professor Involved in Creating a New Class of Antennas
A University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College faculty member is working with researchers in Georgia and Texas to invent a new type of microwave antenna that involves nanomaterials...more

Harlingen Native Becomes Dean of the School of Business
A Rio Grande Valley native will become dean of the School of Business at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College on Saturday, Jan. 1...more

Students, Faculty and Staff Spread Christmas Cheer Throughout Community
As in years past, the students, faculty and staff of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College participated in several end-of-year activities to bring comfort and cheer to members of the community who might otherwise miss out on the joy of the holiday season...more

Sisters to Graduate Together
Brownsville natives Mary Ann Orta and her younger sister Elvira Davidson will receive their diplomas together at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College’s 16th Winter Commencement...more

Campus to Observe Holiday Break with Special Hours of Operation
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will have special hours and closing days in December and January. The campus will close Friday, Dec. 24 in observance of Christmas Eve. Departments will have reduced staffs from Monday, Dec. 27 to Friday, Dec. 31. Campus will reopen and winter session will start Monday, Jan. 3...more

Chess Team Prepares for Championship Tournament
While most college students will be spending their holiday taking a break from classes, members of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Chess Team will be reviewing strategies to beat their upcoming opponents...more


Faculty Members and Staff Chosen for NISOD Excellence Awards
Several staff and faculty members at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will receive 2011 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Excellence Awards next spring...more

Registration Continues for First Winter Session at UTB/TSC
More than 200 students have registered for the first Winter Session at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more 

UTB/TSC to Celebrate 16th Winter Commencement on Dec. 18
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will celebrate its 16th Winter Commencement at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 18 on the Cardenas South Hall Lawn...more

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