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  1. La Joya Fiesta celebrates 35 years of Mariachi and Folkl ricoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Brownsville Herald

    It started as La Joya school district's attempt to decrease dropout rates in 1982, but today its Mariachi and Folklorico program is what many say ignited the creation of similar programs across the Rio Grande Valley and nationwide. This month the school district is celebrating 35 years of this cultural program with the Orgullo y TradiciA3n Fiesta happening from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. today and Sunday.

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  2. La Joya Fiesta celebrates 35 years of Mariachi and Folkl ricoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | TheMonitor.com

    Getzemany Garcia, Sanjuanita Garcia and Jose Salinas of Mariachi Los Coyotes perform during a dress rehearsal Thursday at the La Joya Fine Arts Auditorium. Getzemany Garcia, Sanjuanita Garcia and Jose Salinas of Mariachi Los Coyotes perform during a dress rehearsal Thursday at the La Joya Fine Arts Auditorium.

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  3. EDITORIAL: Ex-Monitor reporter among 'Top Latinas' to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | TheMonitor.com

    As parents, we always want better for our children than what we had. So allow us a moment to be a bit familial toward one of our own who we are so proud of and whose future seems oh so bright.

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  4. Dr. Norma Villanueva to present at Organization of Women Executives meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | TheMonitor.com

    ... Feria campus, the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) as well as the University of Texas Pan American, has allowed her to share her experience and expertise with academic professionals and students. She has been a celebrated trainer for ...

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  5. Friends of the Edinburg Public Library to present A Chinese Tea Ceremony and TastingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | TheMonitor.com

    Calling all tea enthusiasts! The Friends of the Edinburg Public Library invite the community to come experience a traditional Chinese Tea Ceremony with George Gause, as he presents the history of the Chinese Tea Ceremony and art of tea drinking. 1 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Dustin M. Sekula Memorial Library, 1906 S. Closner, Blvd. in Edinburg.

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  6. Continuing Education is Always a Good ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Hudson Valley Press

    The year 2017 began on a happy note for Sheryl Jones of Newburgh, when she received an eighteen hundred dollar grant awarded by PEO International, and presented by the PEO Alpha Chapter. Ms. Jones will use the money for tuition at Quinnipiac University, in Connecticut, where she is studying for a Master of Science degree in Broadcast Journalism.

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  7. UTRGV named CollegeNET Social Mobility Innovator for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Valley Morning Star

    JAN. 25, 2017 - CollegeNET, Inc., a leading provider of web-based, on-demand technologies for higher education, and creator of the Social Mobility Index , has selected the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley as the second of 10 Social Mobility Innovators for 2017.

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  8. Utrgv Advance Leadership Institute luncheon launches Spring 2017 cohortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Valley Morning Star

    The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley held an ADVANCE Leadership Institute luncheon, Jan. 24 at the PlainsCapital Bank El Gran SalA3n on the Brownsville Campus.

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  9. UTB transition behind UTRGV probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    Miscommunication and timing issues during the creation of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are confirmed to be behind a recent decision by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges' decision to place the university on probation, university officials and new documents say.

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  10. UTB transition behind UTRGV's probation issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Miscommunication and timing issues during the creation of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley are confirmed to be behind a recent decision by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges' decision to place the university on probation, university officials and new documents say. Officials from UTRGV received a letter from the accrediting association on Tuesday and traveled to Atlanta to meet with SACSCOC officials Wednesday.

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  11. EXCLUSIVE: UT Brownsville transition issues core source of UTRGV probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Havidan Rodriguez poses for a photo Friday, July 12, 2013 at the University of Texas-PanAmerican in Edinburg. Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Havidan Rodriguez poses for a photo Friday, July 12, 2013 at the University of Texas-PanAmerican in Edinburg.

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  12. Edinburg native to advise TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    Javier Palomarez, second from right, President and CEO of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, says good bye to attendees after speckng at RGV Millennials 2016 Summit at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance March 23, 2016 in Edinburg. photo by joel [email protected] Javier Palomarez, second from right, President and CEO of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, says good bye to attendees after speckng at RGV Millennials 2016 Summit at the Edinburg Conference Center at Renaissance March 23, 2016 in Edinburg.

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  13. Students use pharmacy tech certification as springboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... a refresher," he said. From BISD he entered the pre-pharmacy program at what was then the University of Texas Pan American. Once he becomes a pharmacist he plans to get a job "and start giving back to the community," he said. Akash Bhakta, a 2012 ...

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  14. Black Tie & Boots ball kicks up its heels as one of inaugurala s hottest ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    U.S. Rep. Ruben Hinojosa, D-Texas, greeted the University of Texas-Pan American mariachi band during the Texas State Society's Black Tie & Boots Inaugural Ball in 2013. President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush attended the Texas State Society's Black Tie & Boots Ball on Jan. 19, 2005.

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  15. District Judge Letty Lopez sworn in for fifth consecutive termRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    During a brief ceremony Tuesday morning, 389th state District Judge Letty Lopez was sworn in for a fifth consecutive term. Standing alongside longtime friend and 13th Court of Appeals Justice Nora Longoria and fellow District Judge Rose Guerra Reyna of the 206th state District Court, Lopez took the oath in front of friends and family inside her courtroom.

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  16. David G. Zamarripa 195...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Great Bend Tribune

    David G. Zamarripa, 64, died Dec. 30, 2016, at Wesley Medical Center, Wichita. He was born Dec. 19, 1952, in Edinburg, Texas, the son of Juan and Elisa Zamarripa.

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  17. UTRGV probation addressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    In Texas, we dream big. We tackle challenges head on, create solutions, and we take "that's never been done before" as a dare.

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  18. UT Rio Grande Valley probabtion not about qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    Four years ago, the University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley was just an idea. Today, it is a thriving institution in its second year of providing unparalleled opportunity in South Texas.

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  19. COMMENTARY: Defending UTRGV's probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | TheMonitor.com

    In Texas, we dream big. We tackle challenges head on, create solutions and we take "that's never been done before" as a dare.

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  20. PSJA grad developing innovative spacecraft at NASARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | The Brownsville Herald

    A simple handshake first helped Hector M. Cerda begin a budding career that has landed him the position of aerospace engineer at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Johnson Space Center in Houston. "In high school, I was an average kid without any big dreams," Cerda said.

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