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2024
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 challenges. “Moving arou...
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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 he...
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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 l...
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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 Google...
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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, f...
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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 d...
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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 V...
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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 (NCLEX)....
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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 an...
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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 th...
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January
25,
2024
| 09:44 AM America/Chicago
Marking the commencement of their professional journey, 120 Associate Degree in Nursing and 59 Vocational Nursing graduates recently took part in a cherished pinning ceremony, a rite of passage honored by nurses worldwide....
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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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January
24,
2024
| 16:37 PM America/Chicago
STC, HCA Healthcare and Educate Texas hosted the conference “Building Health Care Leaders of Tomorrow”, where 80 industry representatives and school districts discussed how to support and encourage students to pursue careers in the medical field. The...
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January
24,
2024
| 16:18 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College and Teach Us Texas have joined forces by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU), designed to facilitate a pathway into the company’s alternative certification program....
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January
04,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Students begin to dismantle STC’s new solar panels they installed during the semester on a simulated roof structure built at the college’s Technology Campus. The structure was created over the summer to give students the same experience of working on...
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2023
December
28,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
STC Diesel Technology 2014 graduate Noel Munoz, fleet maintenance manager with Republic Services, was among those employers who came together for the college’s annual Diesel Technology Expo which brought more than 100 students together with employers...
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December
27,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
A love for computers goes back to a pivotal moment in childhood, according to Saul Reyes. Reyes recalls the day his father returned from Radio Shack with a Tandy computer that would ignite an intense curiosity and fascination for all things computer-...
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December
26,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Genevieve Vallejo talks about her experiences getting involved her in her community from a young age, and the impact she has made for those in need. Vallejo, who is currently a senior at Mercedes High School, graduated with an associate degree in Sci...
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December
22,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College in partnership with the Starr County Child Welfare Board collected over 108 gifts this season for foster children, enough so they get at least three gifts each, through an annual toy drive created by the college’s Counseling and S...
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December
21,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Benigno “Benny” Layton got his second chance at a better future at South Texas College, as both a student, now graduate, and beloved staff member, and as he’ll have you believe, “the college saved his life.”...
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December
20,
2023
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
At one point working in a factory for minimum wage, William Ashe Rodriguez talks about an extraordinary life change that enabled him to enter South Texas College and impact students as president of Student Government Association at STC’s Technology c...
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December
19,
2023
| 17:04 PM America/Chicago
 To protect lives and aid those in need was the pledge made by twenty new South Texas College graduates as they celebrated their completion ceremony at STC’s Fire Academy, hosted at the Regional Center for Public Safety Excellence in Pharr....
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December
19,
2023
| 16:59 PM America/Chicago
In a special ceremony, sixteen graduates from South Texas College’s Police Academy, were honored as they received their peace officer certificate.
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December
19,
2023
| 16:39 PM America/Chicago
Karla Gabriela De La Fuente graduated from South Texas College in 2016 and has returned as a featured artist with her first solo exhibit title, “Hecho a Mano: Paperworks.
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December
19,
2023
| 16:33 PM America/Chicago
Pictured left to right – OLLU President Abel A. Chavez, Ph.D. and STC President Ricardo J. Solis, signed an articulation agreement earlier this week that gives students at STC pursuing Psychology, general or pre-counseling; Social Work or Criminal Ju...
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