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2024
April
04,
2024
| 17:07 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College is making a promise to help more students in the Rio Grande Valley become college graduates with the historic announcement of The Valley Promise program, or La Promesa del Valle, which in the span of five years, will provide all
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April
03,
2024
| 09:02 AM America/Chicago
STC’s Office of Academic Affairs in partnership with its Office of Human Resources announce the 2024 Adjunct Faculty Job Fair that will take place on the second floor of the Pecan Campus’ Student Union building April 6 from 9 a.m. to 12
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April
03,
2024
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College hosted more than 60 participants from community colleges statewide as part of Catch the Next-Ascender’s spring seminar. The seminar led by Dr. Anna Alaniz (center), STC English faculty, covered current trends, challenges and
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April
03,
2024
| 08:29 AM America/Chicago
Now eight years running, South Texas College has once again received a Military Friendly Gold designation as well as Military School Spouse award for its dedication to ensuring active military, veterans and their spouses and dependents achieve
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March
29,
2024
| 12:58 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College students Dinah and Sarai Sanchez, have not only innovated the Rio Grande Valley with their freeze-dried products but are also gearing up to become vocational nurses this summer.
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March
18,
2024
| 13:47 PM America/Chicago
Leadership with STC’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) program were presenters at STMA’s membership meeting, which took place recently in McAllen. At the event, AMT introduced Precision Manufacturing students Jose Maldonado and Heriberto
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March
18,
2024
| 13:40 PM America/Chicago
Motivated to learn about HVAC through a desire to help her sister with maintenance expenses at a family-owned apartment building, STC alumna Erika Claire said she gradually developed expertise while taking classes at STC to help her family. 
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March
18,
2024
| 12:16 PM America/Chicago
A total of 20 attendees from eight different agencies recently participated in the Leadership for Women in Law Enforcement training hosted by South Texas College and led by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC).
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March
18,
2024
| 12:09 PM America/Chicago
Higher education once felt impossible for Sandra Leal, a devoted mother and longtime caregiver. Yet, through South Texas College, that dream is now a reality alongside a newfound passion for guiding future first responders towards successful
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March
08,
2024
| 13:48 PM America/Chicago
A recent Forbes article spotlighted the 10 highest-paying associate degrees in 2024, featuring two-year careers such as Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Respiratory Therapy, and Radiology Technology, all of which are offered at South Texas
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March
08,
2024
| 13:14 PM America/Chicago
In recognition of International Women’s Day, STC Electrician Technology faculty member Christina Aguilar explains how the experience at work with her father in construction sparked a fire in her, and how she used it to put a focus on the incredible
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March
06,
2024
| 14:55 PM America/Chicago
Fifteen years since it began, what originally began with the goal to create an environment where likeminded students studying psychology could collaborate has since evolved into a driving force for community involvement and advocate for positive
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March
06,
2024
| 14:11 PM America/Chicago
Despite navigating the challenges of working in law enforcement, South Texas College Kinesiology student David Baker is inspired by his role as a devoted father to set a positive example and pursue his educational goals.
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February
26,
2024
| 11:39 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College is launching an accelerated 8-week program tailored for certified Emergency Medical Technicians seeking to advance their career pathway to becoming paramedics.
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February
23,
2024
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
A 2004 graduate of South Texas College’s Engineering program, current operations manager at Halff Associates Marcos Diaz said his success boiled down to two things he learned at the college: commitment and preparation. 
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February
15,
2024
| 13:50 PM America/Chicago
It is with resilience, commitment and determination that South Texas College alumna Jennifer Breneman finally fulfilled her lifelong dream of a Medical Coding certificate after more than 30 years of overcoming life and family
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February
14,
2024
| 11:22 AM America/Chicago
The late Jesse Villarreal is described by his family and friends as a servant leader – someone who up until his last breath, worried about everyone else.Even now, a few months after losing his battle to colon cancer at the age of 76, his legacy of
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February
14,
2024
| 10:20 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College’s Starr County Campus added more than 12,000 square-feet of additional lab and lecture space dedicated to technical programs which have recently begun or are set to open no later than fall 2024. 
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February
14,
2024
| 09:58 AM America/Chicago
When Marco and Michelle Saenz enrolled in South Texas College's inaugural Physical Therapist Assistant class back in 1998, they had no idea that their journey would not only lead them to professional success, but also ignite the flame of a lifelong
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February
14,
2024
| 09:47 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Bachelor of Applied Technology (BAT) in Computer and Information Technology program (CIT) recently celebrated its first cohort of dual credit high school students who have received industry-recognized credentials created by
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February
02,
2024
| 12:19 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College has installed and launched new simulation software from Intelligent Video Solutions for its nursing program. The software was acquired through a $3 million Department of Labor Health Care Professional Expansion Initiative Grant,
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January
30,
2024
| 15:40 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College Instructor Janelle Billings was recently recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) for achieving 20 consecutive years of National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) certification, a distinction held
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January
29,
2024
| 17:28 PM America/Chicago
Dallas philanthropists Eddie Bull, Jr., Beth Bull and STC Vice President of Advancement and Economic Development Rodney Rodriguez, Ph.D. together at the STC Foundation’s inaugural gala. Rodriguez was honored recently by the Bulls with a scholarship
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January
29,
2024
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
Cynthia Sanchez (left), associate professor with STC’s Business Administration program and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site coordinator at the college’s Mid-Valley campus assists volunteers recently at a training. STC will be hosting the
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January
27,
2024
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College is gearing up to launch an inaugural Police Academy at the Mid-Valley Campus, scheduled to begin in July 2024.
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January
26,
2024
| 13:08 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College Vocational Nursing Instructor Eloisa Reyna was recently selected by the National Council for State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) to contribute in the development of questions for the National Council Licensure Examination
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January
25,
2024
| 12:02 PM America/Chicago
In his first year as a full-time photography instructor at South Texas College, Carlos Limas plans to share his artistic expertise beyond the classroom by presenting his captivating exhibition, “Intangible” in hopes to motivate students creatively
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January
25,
2024
| 11:41 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College and National University (NU), a San Diego-based university specializing in online learning, have signed into a partnership to provide Tuition Discount Scholarships to STC students who are interested in pursuing a graduate degree.
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January
25,
2024
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
From a life-changing move to nearly losing a brother to a brain tumor, siblings Christian and Andres Garcia had a unique path to the profession of nursing. They recently celebrated their graduation, earning bachelor's degrees in Nursing, alongside
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January
24,
2024
| 17:02 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College has partnered with emergency experts and county officials to develop a Heavy Equipment Operator Course with a Bulldozer Emphasis for firefighting personnel.
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