Articles tagged with 'STEM' | South Texas College

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2021
October
11,
2021
| 13:24 PM America/Chicago
Hidalgo I.S.D. students visit the Cinch Connectivity Solutions booth during MFG day at STC’s Tech Campus.   ...
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April
30,
2021
| 15:19 PM America/Chicago
The Biology Department held a live stream event called “Myth vs Fact: COVID Vaccination” on February 11 by Dr. Emilie Prot.Dr. Emilie Prot is the Regional Medical Director at the Texas Department of Health. Dr. Prot is board certified in public healt...
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April
30,
2021
| 15:11 PM America/Chicago
The Biology Department partnered with the Counseling and Accessibility Department to bring a live stream event called “The Biology of Stress” on March 11 by Ms. Sonia Rivera.Sonia Rivera is native of the Rio Grande Valley and a licensed Professional ...
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April
30,
2021
| 14:39 PM America/Chicago
The Biology Department held a live stream event called "Impacts of Climate Change in the Lower Rio Grande Valley" on April 8 by Dr. Christopher Gabler.Dr. Gabler leads the Plant Ecology and Sustainability Lab at UTRGV and focuses on global change and...
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February
23,
2021
| 14:18 PM America/Chicago
On World AIDS Day, December 1st, the South Texas College Biology Department held a live stream event called “Find Your Voice in the Battle for Health on the Border” led by Oscar Lopez and Armando Molina.Students and community members learned about HI...
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February
23,
2021
| 12:32 PM America/Chicago
UTRGV Biomedical Sciences and South Texas College added a new chapter by collaborating on the Bridges to Baccalaureate (B2BMED) research program. The program is supported by a $2 million National Institute of Health (NIH) funded grant for 5 years (08...
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January
27,
2021
| 08:34 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Library Art Gallery presents the first in a monthly spring semester series that highlights the connections between seemingly unconnected disciplines—Mathematics, AEDT, History, and Science-- with Art.In collaboration with the Math...
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January
25,
2021
| 17:24 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College introduces its Jag Studio, a new high-tech recording studio turning online lectures into interactive experiences for students. ...
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2020
December
09,
2020
| 11:46 AM America/Chicago
The HHMI supported SEA-PHAGES course completed a very successful year at STC; there are many achievements from the program to look back at. Microbacterium phage DelaGarza, complete genome, is published in the Genebank (Accession number: MT889371.1). ...
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September
02,
2020
| 10:06 AM America/Chicago
“Approaching college with organizational skills is what helps me maintain order. Becoming a PA has been a goal of mine for years now, and keeping that final goal in mind is what keeps me going every day." ...
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August
26,
2020
| 10:34 AM America/Chicago
"We all have our faults but we also have our strengths, follow your strengths and try to adapt to your faults." ...
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June
11,
2020
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
A $10,000 grant by Jobs for the Future will allow CITP students the opportunity to complete a Google IT Support Professional Certificate ...
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June
01,
2020
| 16:21 PM America/Chicago
Faculty with the Division of Math, Science, IT, and Bachelor Program were on hand Monday morning handing out bachelor degree covers curbside to graduating students. Staff with Student Activities will attempt to systematically distribute the covers to...
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May
28,
2020
| 16:49 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College alumnus Efrain Delgado speaks about his experiences after college, employed by one of the leading manufacturers of computer chip making equipment in the world. ...
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April
16,
2020
| 14:56 PM America/Chicago
College receives major award for STEM scholarships ...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:07 PM America/Chicago
On Saturday, February 15th, sixteen teams of high school students from across the Rio Grande Valley gathered at UTRGV for the annual High School Programming Contest. At the end of the day, among the top five teams who were recognized as victorious, f...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
Marcos Pena Five years ago, I wrote my first line of code in C++ making a single line of text display on my computer, “Hello World”. Since then, I have had opportunities that have propelled me forward not only as a programmer but also as a contri...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
Biology major students of The Science Education Association-Phage Hunters Advancing Genomic and Evolutionary Science (SEA-PHAGES) program at STC are achieving exceptional success in their quest to discover bacteriophages. As a part of the 12th cohort...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
Larissa Barroso and Mariela Alvarado, biology majors at South Texas College (STC), coauthored a review paper titled “Conformational Polymorphism in Organic Crystals: Structural and Functional aspects - A Review” with Dr. Zaman, a faculty member in th...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
If you ask most people, they would say that almost all species of animals are already known -except for a handful at the bottom of the ocean or deep in the jungles. A group of students at South Texas College knows that isn’t true. They are working on...
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March
10,
2020
| 13:05 PM America/Chicago
 Mr. Doney with his Historial Geology students during their field trip to Laguna Madre ...
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2019
September
30,
2019
| 12:42 PM America/Chicago
In Spring 2019, Larissa Barroso and Mariela Alvarado, biology majors at South Texas College (STC), worked on a review research project under the guidance of Dr. M.S. Zaman, a faculty member in the Biology department. Both Larissa and Mariela joine...
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September
30,
2019
| 11:43 AM America/Chicago
Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, The Division of Math, Science, and Bachelor Programs is committed to student access and success, to provide leadership in regional and statewide initiatives, and to seek innovation in STEM activities and Bachel...
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September
27,
2019
| 09:34 AM America/Chicago
In the fall of 2015, the Department of Mathematics was awarded a sub-award from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley as part of their National Science Foundation (NSF) grant award, An Ecosystem for Success in Engineering and Computer Science in ...
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September
12,
2019
| 15:19 PM America/Chicago
On March 29, 2019, the Divisions of Math, Science & Bachelor Programs (MSB) and Business, Public Safety & Technology (BPST) collaborated in sponsoring a STEM Summit. ...
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September
12,
2019
| 15:18 PM America/Chicago
The 2019 Rio Grande Valley Hurricane Ready Expo was held on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at La Plaza Mall in McAllen, TX. Mr. Jeremy Hinck, STC Physical Science instructor was the coordinator for the region wide event, which was designed to educate Rio ...
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September
12,
2019
| 13:23 PM America/Chicago
The South Texas College (STC) Engineering Program in partnership with City of McAllen Public Utility (MPU) held a two week long robotics camp between July 8 and July 19 using a curriculum entitled “Waterbotics”. The camp was geared towards youth of a...
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September
09,
2019
| 08:46 AM America/Chicago
Mr. Herrera earned a Master of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Texas Pan American. Initially, Mr. Herrera took his students to explore the campus grounds with the intent of showing them how to apply thei...
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September
09,
2019
| 08:34 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Cervantes earned a Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacology from Indiana University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Our Lady of the Lake University. As Program Chair for the Department of Biology, she has demonstrated excellent leadership c...
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September
09,
2019
| 08:33 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Guanghua Xu has been teaching undergraduate physics courses at South Texas College since 2009. He takes a keen interest in making his students learn physics concepts through interactive lecture and laboratory sessions, practice assignments, and t...
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