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

    Saturday Jul 25 | 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. 26 comments

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

    Thursday Jul 23 | 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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  3. Stephanie Vallejos Named Ragin' Cajuns Head Women's Tennis CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | 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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  4. Vallejos named head tennis coach for ULRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | 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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  5. Where people are being laid off in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | 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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  6. UTEP Basketball: 2015-16 schedule officially releasedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | 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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  7. Job Ad: The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of MedicineRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | 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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  8. College sexual assault policies targetedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | 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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  9. New law aims to strengthen college and university policies on sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | 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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  10. Colleges heighten focus on campus sexual assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | 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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  11. Colleges heighten focus on campus sexual assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 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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  12. Colleges Heighten Focus on Campus Sexual AssaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 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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  13. University of Texas at Austin students pass by the Main Building on their way to and from classes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 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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  14. The University of Texas at Austin.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | 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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  15. New Sac State president wants 4-year graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | 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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  16. Lady Gaga Confuses A Midwest Mariachi Festival For Chicago PrideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | 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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  17. New Sacramento State president suggests online courses, paying students for on-time graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    In his first official day on the job, the new president of California State University Sacramento said expanding online courses would be a key component of graduating more students on time. Robert Nelsen , former president of University of Texas Pan American who replaced retiring president Alexander Gonzalez on Wednesday, also floated the idea of creating monetary-based incentives to get students to rapidly finish academic programs.

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  18. La Joya High teacher identifies with studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Progress Times

    Sandra Lomeli didn't speak English when she moved to the United States at the age of 15, but she credited both her mom and an ESL teacher named Mrs. Black for encouraging her to reach her goals under any circumstances. Lomeli, now an English teacher at La Joya High School, is La Joya Independent School District's secondary Teacher of the Year.

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  19. UTPA's Mariachi Aztlan selected to perform at Chicago's Millennium Park on June 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Progress Times

    Being a part of The University of Texas-Pan American's acclaimed Mariachi Aztlan is a blessing for freshman and violinist Clyde Guerra, one that has allowed him to share his love for traditional Mexican music nationwide and, soon enough, with the Chicago community. UTPA's 16-member mariachi group has been invited to perform at the first-ever Chicago Mariachi and Folklorico Festival on June 28 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park.

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  20. UHV hires new VP of advancement, external relations an hour ago Jesse ...Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    Jesse Pisors never forgot how much he enjoyed his time in South Texas working at the University of Texas-Pan American, and now he's coming back to the area to take on a leadership role at the University of Houston-Victoria. Pisors recently was hired as vice president for advancement and external relations at UHV and will start the new position on July 13. "Jesse quickly rose to the top of a rigorous national search and selection process," UHV Interim President Vic Morgan said.

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