The Visual Arts Faculty at South Texas College is celebrating 17 years of bringing art and exhibitions to South Texas with the Faculty Exhibit. The exhibit is currently running through February 12, 2015, with a reception on Thursday, January 29, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The community is invited to come and enjoy the exhibit, which will… [Continue Reading]

Art Faculty Show - Nov 2014 thru Feb 2015

There’s still time to register for classes at South Texas College with dozens of Mini-mester classes this spring 2015 semester. Mini-mesters are great for students who were unable to begin the semester in the typical fashion. They’re shorter in length and offer flexibility for a busy schedule. As an extra bonus, students can register for… [Continue Reading]


A special holiday gift came early to the South Texas College Valley Scholars Program as Wells Fargo Bank presented a $5,000 check in support of the college’s high-achieving students. “Supporting education is a top priority for Wells Fargo, and we’re pleased to have provided a $5,000 grant to South Texas College’s Valley Scholar’s Program,” said… [Continue Reading]

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During a ceremony held at the Mexican Consulate’s office in McAllen, the Rio Grande Valley joined an international fellowship program that has benefited 44,000 Mexican and Mexican-American students in the U.S. when South Texas College was awarded a $15,000 matching scholarship grant on Dec. 16 by the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME), a branch of… [Continue Reading]

South Texas College was awarded a $15,000 scholarship by the Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME), a branch of the Mexican government’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on Dec. 16 at the Mexican Consulate in McAllen. From left, STC Vice President for Student Affairs and Enrollment Management Wanda Garza, STC Director of Student Financial Services Juan Miguel Galván, STC Scholarships Coordinator Judy Martínez, STC President Dr. Shirley A. Reed and STC Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Anahid Petrosian.

South Texas College recently announced that Dr. Arturo Montiel has been selected to lead the Starr County Campus as its campus administrator. Dr. Montiel has served as the Starr County Campus interim campus administrator for two years, making it a natural transition for him to continue his leadership on campus and in the community. “My… [Continue Reading]

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