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MARCH 2010


UTB/TSC Instructor Nominated as Cambridge Who’s Who Lifetime Member
Beatriz von Ohlen, a master technical instructor at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College, is regarded as an expert in women’s health. Now she is being honored as a lifetime member of Cambridge Who’s Who...more

Professor Writes Biography of Dr. Americo Paredes
Dr. Americo Paredes was a beloved scholar, musician and poet who established the importance of border studies for generations of Mexican-Americans...more

Early Admission Period Begins for Texas Dental Programs
Family played a role in Arthur Gonzalez’s decision to pursue dentistry...more

UTB/TSC Opens New Center for Early Childhood Studies
With its four classroom casitas painted red, blue, yellow and green, the Center for Early Childhood Studies at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is now open to welcome 3- to 5-year-old children...more

UTB/TSC Hosts 12th Annual Research Symposium
Migration in Mexico, obesity and bacterial molecular machines were some of the more than 90 oral and poster topics for the 12th annual Research Symposium Friday, March 26, at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

Remembering Joe Espinoza
UTB/TSC lost a former longtime employee and a good friend. Joe Espinoza passed away Tuesday, March 16...more

UTB/TSC to Host Brownsville Guitar Ensemble Festival and Competition in late March
The annual Brownsville Guitar Ensemble Festival and Competition will take place on the Fort Brown Campus of The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College from Thursday, March 25 to Saturday, March 27...more

Todd Lowery has been named Director of Intercollegiate Athletics at UTB/TSC, and will now serve a dual role with his position as Head Volleyball Coach...
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TRAVEL ALERT From the Administration
Students, faculty and staff who may cross into Matamoros and other border towns adjacent to the Rio Grande Valley are urged to be aware of the current risks of travel to Mexico...more

Los Fresnos middle school students learn about academics, life at UTB/TSC
Antonio Gomez was eager to see the reaction from his son, 13-year-old Mauro Antonio Gomez, stepping off his school bus on Wednesday, March 10 near the Arnulfo L. Oliveira Memorial Library at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

Former Scorpion golfer April Martinez has reached her childhood dream -- to play women's golf at a professional level...more

Callas Leads Master Class on Opera at UTB/TSC

Victoria Rodriguez scanned her sheet music one last time just minutes before singing her first solo in The Arts Center at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

UT System approves tuition and fees for Fall 2010 and 2011
The University of Texas System Board of Regents approved tuition increases for its nine academic and five health institutions on Thursday, March 3 at its meeting in Austin...more

Southpole and LATINA Magazine host Two Day Fashion Event for Rio Grande Valley Students!
The only fashion, beauty and lifestyle magazine for today’s American Latina—is partnering with leading apparel company Southpole® to host two must-attend events aimed at bringing a taste of New York Fashion Week to the Rio Grande Valley...more

Wildlife expert to speak at Spring Distinguished Lecture Series
Kathryn S. Fuller, current chair of the Ford Foundation and a past president and chief executive of the World Wildlife Fund, will be the speaker at the 2010 Spring Distinguished Lecture Series on Thursday, March 11, at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College...more

UTB/TSC to host 50th RGV Regional Science and Engineering Fair
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College will host the 50th annual Rio Grande Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair Saturday, March 6, at the Fort Brown campus and the International Technology Education and Commerce Center...more

Arts Center Vision Becomes Reality
Members of the Fine Arts Department at The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College took a road trip 15 years ago that eventually led to the construction of the premier home for fine arts in South Texas...more

UTB/TSC Signs Agreement with Mexican University
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College continues its efforts for advancing academic studies and partnership with “El Colegio de la Frontera Norte, this month...more

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