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2021
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
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
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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September
10,
2021
| 10:16 AM America/Chicago
For over 20 years, Medical Assistant Technology (MAT) instructor Abigail Rodriguez’s passion for mentoring rising medical assistants has helped bolster health care infrastructure in a critically underserved region. For Rodriguez, her experience as an...
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September
03,
2021
| 13:23 PM America/Chicago
Wendy Branwell insists that anthropology – the study of what makes us human – holds many relevant lessons to the current COVID-19 crisis. ...
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August
26,
2021
| 13:58 PM America/Chicago
Combining the finer points of business, finance, manufacturing and IT, South Texas College’s Bachelor of Applied Technology in Technology Management connects students to versatile careers in leadership. ...
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August
20,
2021
| 08:14 AM America/Chicago
STC Nursing student Cassandra Martinez administers a Covid vaccine to a guest as NAH Dean Dr. Jayson Valerio (back) looks on recently at the college’s first vaccine drive Aug. 18 at Pecan Campus. ...
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August
19,
2021
| 09:15 AM America/Chicago
Dr. Rolando Longoria, chair of sociology (above) and social work instructor, Noel A. Ysasi share contributions made by STC students in the Social & Behavioral Sciences department in the age of COVID. Dr. Longoria teaches in the discipline of sociolog...
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August
16,
2021
| 15:45 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College in-person classes to be held online for two weeks as COVID-19 cases increase. STC will continue to follow CDC guidelines and update its protocols through the college’s main webpage. ...
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August
06,
2021
| 13:41 PM America/Chicago
STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis (left) held his first visit to STC’s Starr County Campus, in which he toured its facilities and met with students. Solis then met with county stakeholders in order to connect with local business and community leader...
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July
29,
2021
| 15:56 PM America/Chicago
From a perfect pass rate on the licensure exam to an unbeatable, 100-percent employment rate for grads within a year of passing, promising Physical Therapist Assistants have been propping up STC’s A+ average for 21 years straight. ...
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July
23,
2021
| 09:56 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis (left) and Mexican Consul Froylán Yescas Cedillo formalized an official IME Becas amendment to a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aiming to increase the educational attainment level of Mexicans or p...
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July
22,
2021
| 11:12 AM America/Chicago
STC student and paramedic Erick Ramirez recalls one experience on the job when an overturned truck on the highway carrying a family of five became a race to save a life. For their efforts, Ramirez and his partner on the job became the first Starr Cou...
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July
21,
2021
| 16:15 PM America/Chicago
New President of South Texas College, Dr. Ricardo J. Solis, spent part of his first day on the job gathering input from representatives from STC’s Student Government Association, July 15. ...
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July
16,
2021
| 08:57 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Culinary Arts Program Department Chair Dr. Jennifer Guerra (right) was named ‘Faculty of the Year’ by the college for her efforts during the Covid 19 pandemic. South Texas College assistant professor of art Phyllis Leverich was na...
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July
09,
2021
| 16:21 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College's accrediting agency, The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) has reaffirmed the college's institutional accreditation for the next 10 years. The reaffirmation was essential for the colleg...
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July
08,
2021
| 13:55 PM America/Chicago
Texas Workforce Commissioner representing labor, Julian Alvarez III, presented South Texas College with a Skills Development Fund grant aiming to keep local, regional, and state economies moving forward. ...
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June
29,
2021
| 13:50 PM America/Chicago
Dual Enrollment Academy Programs at South Texas College enabled students to collectively earn more than $2.5 million in scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year. That total now amounts to nearly $30 million in scholarships awarded to students since...
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June
22,
2021
| 18:30 PM America/Chicago
At their regular meeting on Tuesday, South Texas College Board of Trustees approved the discharge of student debt for over 3,000 students during the fall 2020 to spring 2021 school terms totaling $1.9 million. ...
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June
16,
2021
| 16:13 PM America/Chicago
Students enrolling for Fall 2021 classes at South Texas College can apply now for a $1,700 cash award to offset the cost of tuition and fees.The average cost of tuition & fees (in-district) for 12 credit hours at STC is $1,662, but with the $1,700 aw...
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June
15,
2021
| 10:51 AM America/Chicago
For 13 years, Juan M. Casas worked in the produce packaging business, traveling through some of the most difficult parts of Mexico. Suddenly out a job once the pandemic struck, Casas opted to turn the obstacle into opportunity by registering at South...
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June
04,
2021
| 15:24 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College is giving students at its Technology Campus the opportunity to borrow industry-standard tools through the use of Lending Library Services, which it began in 2020. With students needing access to software for VR (above), advanced a...
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June
03,
2021
| 08:39 AM America/Chicago
As many as 35 percent of Dual Credit grads don’t immediately make the transition to higher ed, which is especially true for first generation college students like Ximena Beas (above). Ximena spent two years after high school on the fence about her co...
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May
27,
2021
| 11:57 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Board of Trustees (left to right) Gary Gurwitz, Dr. Alejo Salinas, Paul Rodriguez, and Victoria Cantu were in attendance at an announcement Thursday morning of a one-time college-wide payment to all employees of STC. ...
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May
27,
2021
| 11:17 AM America/Chicago
Rose Benavidez, Chair of South Texas College Board of Trustees:I am pleased to inform you that the Board of Trustees has named Dr. Ricardo Solis as the sole finalist for the position of President of South Texas College pending final negotiations. He ...
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May
25,
2021
| 08:40 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College has already received significant rankings for the first half of 2021. Along with being recognized as No. 1 in the nation for Most Affordable Online College for Bachelor Degrees, STC has also been named No. 1 in the nation for Most...
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May
14,
2021
| 16:19 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College receives nearly $74M in funding from the American Rescue Plan and will offer aid to students to continue their education and pursue a career of their dreams. ...
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May
13,
2021
| 22:57 PM America/Chicago
STC's Office of Career and Employer Services offers tips for new grads. All services are free and available virtually, from reviewing resumes to helping with the job search. Plus, STC’s online tools like career assessments, occupational wages databas...
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