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  1. Campus LGBT Group Responds Beautifully After 'Fags' Carved In Sponsored BenchRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Towleroad

    An LGBT group at one Texas university had the perfect response after someone carved a gay slur in a bench it sponsors on campus. Someone carved "fags" into the bench sponsored by the LGBT Alliance at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, previously known as the University of Texas Pan American, in Edinburg.

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  2. Going Through College with No TextbooksRead the original story

    Thursday | Newswise

    Entering freshmen enrolled in the new biomedical sciences degree program at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will never have to buy a traditional textbook. Instead, their course materials will be delivered to them on iPads, which they'll receive at orientation on Aug. 26. And that's just the first indication that this degree program will not be business - or in this case - higher education as usual.

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  3. UTRGV professors connect student-centered teaching methodology with Apple technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Valley Morning Star

    "Apple for the teacher" has taken on a whole new meaning for two University of Texas Rio Grande Valley professors who have been selected as Apple Distinguished Educators - Class of 2015.

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  4. Reserved seats now available for VSO 63rd seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Progress Times

    Residents of the Rio Grande Valley can look forward to another season of symphonic music and entertainment as the Valley Symphony Orchestra presents its 63rd anniversary season. It kicks off Sept.

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  5. University of Texas launches system-wide study on sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | El Paso Times

    UTEP Dean of Students Catie McCorry-Andalis will lead a sexual assault study on the campus spanning a four-year period. The University of Texas System is launching a multiyear study of sexual assault and dating violence on its campuses, including the University of Texas at El Paso. 29 comments

  6. LSU names Maria Fuentes-Martin as new associate vice president and dean of studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | NOLA.com

    Maria Fuentes-Martin has been named as associate vice president and dean of students at LSU, a university news release says. Fuentes-Martin currently serves as associate vice president and dean of students at the University of Texas - Pan American and associate vice president for student life and dean of students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

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  7. Stephanie Vallejos Named Ragin' Cajuns Head Women's Tennis CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Stephanie Vallejos, who spent the past four seasons as head coach at UT Pan American, was named the head women's tennis coach for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns in an announcement by Director of Athletics Scott Farmer on Tuesday. The hiring of Vallejos, who will be the 14th head coach in women's tennis history, is subject to approval from the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors.

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  8. Vallejos named head tennis coach for ULRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Stephanie Vallejos, who spent the past four seasons as head coach at UT Pan American, was named the head women's tennis coach for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns in an announcement by Director of Athletics Scott Farmer on Tuesday. The hiring of Vallejos, who will be the 14th head coach in women's tennis history, is subject to approval from the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors.

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  9. Where people are being laid off in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Chron

    Chron.com pulled data from the state's Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification system to find out where layoffs have occurred across Texas. Click to see some of the bigger names you'll probably recognize.

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  10. UTEP Basketball: 2015-16 schedule officially releasedRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Miner Rush

    A weaker, manageable win column filler type schedule, but will it take UTEP to that next level we've been waiting for? Things get underway with a pair of exhibition matchups on October 31st versus Cameron, and on November 7th against East Central Oklahoma. The exhibition's mark the first time since the 2011-12 season that UTEP opens a season with two exhibitions.

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  11. Job Ad: The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of MedicineRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    ... is a new institution created by The University of Texas System through the merging of The University of Texas Pan American, The University of Texas at Brownsville, and The UT Health Science Center Regional Academic Health Center in Harlingen. The ...

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  12. College sexual assault policies targetedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    In 2013, Texas colleges and universities reported nearly 200 sexual assaults on or around campuses. That's almost double the number reported in 2011.

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  13. New law aims to strengthen college and university policies on sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    In 2013, Texas colleges and universities reported nearly 200 sexual assaults on or around campuses. That's almost double the number reported in 2011.

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  14. Colleges heighten focus on campus sexual assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Amarillo.com

    At first glance, the jump in sexual assault numbers looks startling. In 2011, colleges and universities across Texas reported 100 assaults on or near their campuses.

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  15. Colleges heighten focus on campus sexual assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    At first glance, the jump in sexual assault numbers looks startling. In 2011, colleges and universities across Texas reported 100 assaults on or near their campuses.

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  16. Colleges Heighten Focus on Campus Sexual AssaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    A combination of publicity, heightened scrutiny and a new state law is leading colleges across the state to place more emphasis than ever on preventing and responding to sexual assault. The UT System alone will spend $1.7 million reviewing its policies.

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  17. University of Texas at Austin students pass by the Main Building on their way to and from classes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    At first glance, the jump in sexual assault numbers looks startling. In 2011, colleges and universities across Texas reported 100 assaults on or near their campuses.

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  18. The University of Texas at Austin.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    Colleges across Texas are boosting their efforts to address sexual assault, hoping to prevent incidents but also to improve how they handle assaults that happen. And as the Tribune's Matthew Watkins reports , it's partly due to a "combination of publicity, heightened scrutiny and a new state law" on the issue: review and update those policies every two years.

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  19. New Sac State president wants 4-year graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    RETAILER WERE MADE IN CHINA. KELLIE: THERE'S A NEW BOSS AT SACRAMENTO STATE AND HE HAS BIG PLANS FOR MAJOR CHANGES TO HELP STUDENTS FINISH SCHOOL ON TIME.

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  20. Lady Gaga Confuses A Midwest Mariachi Festival For Chicago PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Lite 98.7

    ... featuring the likes of Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez, Mariachi AztlaI n from the University of Texas Pan American and select student mariachi showcases. Ole! (For the singer's consideration: Orienteering kit by Wildlife Supply Company now ...

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