UTRGV fall financial relief deadline approaching

Some students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will be eligible to receive grant money to help them with expenses this fall,...

UTRGV to provide $1,000 cash grants to eligible students  

By Melissa Vasquez, UTRGV Staff To provide UTRGV students with even more financial support this coming semester, the university has revamped its Fall Relief Package to give all...

UTRGV continues fresh produce distribution to community

Dozens of students and community members attended the weekly produce distribution at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley on Friday where they received...

UTRGV to offer six types of classes in the fall semester

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley announced in an email sent to the campus community that students will have six different types of...

String theory: Michael Quantz is a pioneer in guitar education

There was a time not so long ago that studying music on guitar in the classroom was basically unheard of. Oh sure, you could study...

Army vet graduates from UTRGV hoping to help other servicemen

UTRGV’s 2020 military graduates banded together to push each other through the challenges of higher education. The sacrifices they made to serve were honored...

Code Switching: Professors work to document blend of languages spoken the Valley

Last week the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley announced that two linguists on staff at the school’s Edinburg campus won a federal grant...

UTRGV boosts testing capacity to 1,000 virus samples daily

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine is substantially boosting the number of COVID-19 tests it’s able to process in-house from...

UTRGV celebrates military graduates with curbside graduation

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley held a curbside celebration for veteran and military students who are graduating this semester, continuing a long-standing...

UTRGV to hold virtual Spring 2020 commencement on Saturday

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will celebrate more than 3,000 prospective graduates with the first-ever Virtual Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 30,...

Great-grandmother graduates from UTRGV with a psychology degree

Many people dream of retiring in their 70s, maybe even travel the world for a while and spend a lot of time with their...

Answering the Call: Med school grads plan to practice in the Valley

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley recently graduated its first class of students from the School of Medicine. Those graduates entered the program...

Grant will allow med school Graduate Medical Education to expand

By Victoria Brito Morales, UTRGV Staff The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine Graduate Medical Education has received an $11 million grant...

Virtual Celebration: UTGRV School of Medicine graduates first class

HARLINGEN — It started with a piece of legislation years ago. Now the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine has just graduated...

Virtual Honors: Two UTRGV Medical School graduates from Brownsville

Two members of the inaugural class of graduates at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine are from Brownsville and plan...

UTRGV med school graduates to celebrate with virtual commencement

The UTRGV School of Medicine will graduate its charter Class of 2020 in a virtual Spring Commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 9. The...

Chick-Fil-A, UTRGV partner in meal program

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley had been looking to increase its presence in Brownsville following the momentum of a successful Western Athletic...

UTRGV Opera Theater to present ‘Carmen’ online

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has launched Patron of the Arts Online, a free online concert series to lift spirits during the...

High school astronomers shoot for the stars during UTRGV’s STARGATE Academy

BY Vicky Brito A group of area high school students spent their summer getting an early launch to their college career, at the UTRGV...