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2021
December
03,
2021
| 14:13 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College, in partnership with international ground transportation leader Trancasa, has set in motion a new commercial driver’s license program that will address a growing demand for drivers in the industry.“This is a classic example of Sou...
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November
24,
2021
| 08:48 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Board of Trustees on Tuesday approved a one-time, college-wide stipend to employees who undergo Return to Campus Safely COVID-19 Training and Response Strategies. ...
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November
24,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Bryant Salinas (above) has accepted an internship with Tesla Inc. for the spring 2022 semester. Salinas, who is currently studying for his bachelor’s degree in Engineering Manufacturing at UTRGV and certificate in Precision Manufacturing Technology f...
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November
18,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Callbacks - Alexia Serrata (center) from Brownsville reacts to having made the cut in the musical category by the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts recently at the South Texas Theatre Auditions (STTA) held at South Texas College Nov. 15. ...
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November
17,
2021
| 12:01 PM America/Chicago
STC Mid-Valley faculty holds campuswide donation drive for adults, children and pets. All donations will be distributed to local organizations and animal shelters for the freezing temperature ahead reminding us that the Valley can get cold too.   ...
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November
12,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
Carlos Antonio Ruvalcaba, a family man, and STC student to aid Valley patients as he earns his way to becoming a radiologic technologist.  ...
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November
11,
2021
| 09:31 AM America/Chicago
When South Texas College chose to dedicate its performing arts facility in 2008, it did so in remembrance of a Vietnam War hero and U.S. Navy Lt. Edward “Ned” Pillow Cooper.With a flair for adventure, attendees at that dedication remembered a well-tr...
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November
11,
2021
| 08:32 AM America/Chicago
Michelle Redding, veteran student finally embarks on a health profession journey after 25 years. ...
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November
10,
2021
| 13:13 PM America/Chicago
The Tejeda family were among the first in the Starr County community to have their children receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine while parents Jose and Janeillie received their booster shot Thursday, Nov. 4, 2021, at the Starr County campus...
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November
01,
2021
| 11:34 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Chair of the Board of Trustees Rose Benavidez has been named chair-elect of the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) beginning in 2022. The nomination puts Benavidez at the forefront of the national dialogue for higher...
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October
27,
2021
| 09:07 AM America/Chicago
Brand new funding awarded to STC supports the completion of a GED, credential, certificate, or associate degree for occupations in demand in the region. ...
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October
19,
2021
| 11:13 AM America/Chicago
Seeing the Rio Grande Valley in the rear-view mirror in his younger years, Jesus Elizondo never thought he would return to the Valley, let alone to college. Now 15 years later, the Border Patrol supervisor and family man says online courses at South ...
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October
18,
2021
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College held its DHSI Grant Year One Celebration on Oct. 13. The U.S. Department of Education initially awarded more than $2.5 million to South Texas College over five-years under its Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions (DHSI) Progra...
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October
18,
2021
| 08:58 AM America/Chicago
An STC nursing student assists a guest with a COVID-19 vaccination recently at STC’s Pecan Campus. STC will hold its next vaccination clinic at its Mid-Valley Campus Oct. 20. ...
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October
18,
2021
| 08:22 AM America/Chicago
It had been 20 years since Aracely Salinas had been in a classroom, earning her Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) from South Texas College. Salinas said she mustered the courage to enroll in her alma mater’s very first cohort of the Bachelor of Scien...
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October
15,
2021
| 08:11 AM America/Chicago
South Texas Theatre Auditions (STTA) has announced that auditions will be held Nov. 15. There are currently 21 university and conservatory theatre programs participating in this year’s event, which has been organized for students pursuing a degree in...
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October
13,
2021
| 08:26 AM America/Chicago
Programs from South Texas College’s Division of Business, Public Safety and Technology (BPST) received over $18,000 through MADISSAR grants at a special ceremony Oct. 11. The Electrician Technician Program (ETP) was awarded $7046 to help fund softwar...
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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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October
04,
2021
| 13:11 PM America/Chicago
A guest shows off her COVID-19 vaccine recently at a clinic coordinated by STC and Starr County at the Starr County Campus Sept. 30. Vaccines were administered free of charge as the college and county seek to help mitigate the spread of the novel vir...
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October
04,
2021
| 10:59 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Solis visits with Hidalgo County elected officials at Mid-Valley's stakeholder luncheon in continuing higher education opportunities for South Texas College Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021.   ...
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September
29,
2021
| 10:19 AM America/Chicago
Beginning L-R: Dr. Carlos L. Margo, STC Associate Dean of Industry Training and Economic Development; Desi Holmes, TWC State Apprenticeship Director; Joseph Kamel, STC Professional Brewmaster Graduate; Dr. Ricardo J. Solis, STC President; Julian Alva...
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September
28,
2021
| 19:19 PM America/Chicago
At their regular meeting on Tuesday, South Texas College Board of Trustees approved the discharge of student debt for over 1,600 students during the summer 2020 to summer 2021 school terms totaling $803,937. Students can also look ahead to another “f...
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September
28,
2021
| 18:16 PM America/Chicago
Adam Gonzalez, Senior Vice President for Business Development with RSTF joined STC Trustees at their regular meeting Sept. 28 to present more than $116,000 towards supporting adult learners who currently lack a high school diploma or GED ...
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September
24,
2021
| 11:24 AM America/Chicago
Nelda Saenz, 18-year Academic Advisor with South Texas College receives her COVID-19 booster shot at the Pecan Campus, Sept. 22.   ...
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September
23,
2021
| 16:23 PM America/Chicago
STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis and STC Trustee Gary Gurwitz addressed students, staff, and faculty at the college’s Nursing and Allied Health Campus Sept 21. Solis, along with leaders in healthcare, and economic development have begun plans to ne...
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September
22,
2021
| 22:41 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College will hold its fall Super Saturday event at its three main campuses Starr, Pecan and Mid-Valley Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  ...
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September
21,
2021
| 07:44 AM America/Chicago
STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis addresses students, staff, and faculty at the college’s Pecan Campus Sept 20. Pledging to work even closer with economic development and workforce partners, Solis said among the earliest items on his presidential ag...
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September
17,
2021
| 10:41 AM America/Chicago
STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis addresses students, staff, and faculty at the college’s Mid-Valley Campus Sept. 15. At the campus, Solis said his goal is to take STC to a higher level and promote an image that the Valley and its citizens deserve. ...
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September
17,
2021
| 09:57 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Counseling and Student Accessibility Services share the importance of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and its services from mental health crisis to accommodating students in the classrooms. Suicide Prevention Awareness Month ha...
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September
15,
2021
| 07:58 AM America/Chicago
STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis addresses students, staff, and faculty at the college’s Technology Campus Sept. 13. Asked about his outlook for the future of the college, Solis said STC’s workforce and continuing education efforts are key to the g...
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