Liza Veliz, psychology professor at South Texas College, has been elected to serve as the Psi Beta Southwestern Regional Vice-President on the Psi Beta National Council for a two-year term, 2016-18.  Professor Veliz was officially installed on August 3rd during the 2017 national convention of the American Psychological Association held in Washington DC.  Veliz is… [Continue Reading]

When approaching her education, Karen Chavana says she learned all she could from the musings of Dr. Seuss. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. It is a quote that shaped her philosophy to learning, Karen says. Originally from Sullivan City,… [Continue Reading]

The South Texas College (STC) Continuing Education Department  will be hosting a free informative workshop for all those who drive or own Class A& B vehicles. WHAT:          Moving Violations Workshop for Class A & B vehicles WHO:             South Texas College Continuing, Professional and Workforce Education WHEN:          8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 19 WHERE:  … [Continue Reading]

Ballet Folklórico South Texas College (BFSTC) is known to the Valley for its traditional dances that highlight local folk culture with ballet characteristics and exaggerated movements. Since the creation of the program in January of 2012 by the Center for Mexican American Studies, BFSTC has continued to share its roots in various community functions through… [Continue Reading]

Returning to school after more than 20 years, Cruz Mata says her experiences in life have shaped her approach to education and where she wants to be in the future. Raising a family and also spending years volunteering her time at Knapp Medical Center in Weslaco have enabled her to decide on her path in… [Continue Reading]