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2022
June
28,
2022
| 08:41 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College has been named among the “Best Associate Degrees in Texas” and is ranked the highest among two-year colleges in the region, according to University HQ, an independent educational organization which compiles information for student...
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June
22,
2022
| 08:41 AM America/Chicago
New South Texas College Trustee of District 4 Dalinda Gonzalez-Alcantar  was sworn in to office on May 26. As a former STC student and educator, Gonzalez-Alcantar says she intends to focus on workforce needs as she begins her time on the board....
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June
21,
2022
| 09:45 AM America/Chicago
Daniela De Hoyos, a third grader from Emiliano Zapata Elementary School in Mission, worked diligently with her peers to get Lego robots built and programmed during the South Texas College Institute for Advanced Manufacturing Robotic summer camps.The ...
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June
16,
2022
| 08:43 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College’s new Global Market Development Coordinator, Luisa Fernanda Rodriguez (above) talks about being STC’s new point-person for a brand-new international initiative with manufacturers from Mexico....
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May
31,
2022
| 10:26 AM America/Chicago
Beginning fall 2022, Computer Information Technologies at South Texas College will integrate six of its courses with Google IT Support Professional Certificates or Amazon Web Services (AWS) certificates. The Bachelor in Operations Management (OPMG) w...
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May
27,
2022
| 09:50 AM America/Chicago
STC has announced that its pantry in Starr County was the recent recipient of $10,000 in food reimbursements from South Texas Food Bank. Coordinators of the pantry say thy Starr County Campus in Rio Grande City resides in a county with a poverty rate...
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May
19,
2022
| 15:18 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College (STC) has announced its participation in AWS Academy, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) service that provides higher education institutions with a free, ready-to-teach cloud computing curriculum that prepares students to pursue industr...
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May
11,
2022
| 14:48 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College, in partnership with international ground transportation leader Trancasa, has brought a new commercial driver’s license program to Starr County that will address a growing demand for drivers in the industry....
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May
09,
2022
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College awarded 3,117 degrees in five separate ceremonies may 6-7. In his address to students, STC President Dr. Ricardo J. Solis acknowledged the challenges of all students, and especially the challenges brought on by the current pandemi...
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May
09,
2022
| 09:28 AM America/Chicago
At least 1,000 South Texas College graduates will have jobs waiting for them after graduation according to STC leadership who made the announcement at STC's inaugural Workforce Summit on May 5. Left to right, STC Vice President of Institutional Advan...
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May
06,
2022
| 16:32 PM America/Chicago
Students from STC’s Automotive and Diesel Technology program speak with general managers and technicians from automotive companies at its first joint Career Expo held at the Technology Campus Wednesday, May 4, 2022....
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May
05,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
After years of hardship and sacrifice including selling their home and vehicles to finish college, Emmanuel and Cassandra Jimenez are set to receive their degrees at STC commencement this Saturday, May 7. ...
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May
04,
2022
| 08:11 AM America/Chicago
Senior at Progreso High School, Emily Lara will graduate as an STC DEMSA student with an Associate in Science this spring and transfer to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to pursue a bachelor’s degree in science. Lara thanks her mother for b...
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May
03,
2022
| 08:20 AM America/Chicago
South Texas College Drama student and grad-to-be Connor Lara believes in storytelling and bringing characters to life. From his early days working the graveyard shift in local gas stations, Lara said his experiences shaped how he approaches his art....
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April
25,
2022
| 15:04 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College Dean for Liberal Arts Dr. Chris Nelson (right) recognized and celebrated faculty member John Steven Rice for a distinguished career spanning 26 years as a history professor. Rice was among 12 retiring faculty who collectively repr...
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April
25,
2022
| 14:21 PM America/Chicago
As STC’s longest serving trustee, Gary Gurwitz had a hand in establishing the college when he was appointed by former Texas Gov. Ann Richards as a founding board member in 1993. Now after nearly 30 years, Gurwitz announced he would not be seeking a s...
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April
15,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Deputy Commissioner Ray Martinez was in attendance for a special check signing ceremony awarding funding for South Texas College’s internship and apprenticeship programs. STC became only one of four instituti...
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April
13,
2022
| 13:44 PM America/Chicago
Laredo Medical Center conducted its first-ever visit to South Texas College on April 5. The hospital, which is part of the largest health care system in Laredo, visited with students graduating from STC’s Respiratory Therapy Program with the hopes of...
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March
31,
2022
| 13:05 PM America/Chicago
STC psychology professors Eli Sarabia (left) and Alex Sarabia from Starr County are pictured beside the Psychology Club's showcase with awards and recognition over the years for their acts of community service.  ...
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March
25,
2022
| 13:02 PM America/Chicago
South Texas College and the National Customs Brokers Forwarders Association of America (NCBFAA) Educational Institute signed an agreement officially launching a Certified Broker Specialist Certification at STC Thursday. the official partnership agree...
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March
23,
2022
| 04:45 AM America/Chicago
STC construction supervision student Luciano Izaguirre measures the length of the ceiling for the new home of the Gonzalez family Wednesday, March 9, 2022....
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March
09,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
ZDNet, an online hub for technology news coverage and analysis has named South Texas College’s Associate Degree in Computer Science among the top-3 online programs available for students.Highly regarded by IT professionals, ZDNet has recognized STC’s...
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March
08,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated the current shortage of emergency medical professionals, but even with the challenges, faculty with STC’s Emergency Medical Technology Program say the program is still fielding scores of students who have their h...
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March
07,
2022
| 08:27 AM America/Chicago
From the dangerous streets in the Midwest to the Texas ranchlands, South Texas College English professor and Department Chair Daniel Mendoza says he has always connected with authors who wrote fearlessly about working-class struggles but conveyed bea...
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March
04,
2022
| 10:42 AM America/Chicago
Left to right Aaron Gonzalez, Brandon Cardenas, Desi Reyes, and Zachary Garza are graduates from STC’s Physical Therapist Assistant Program who were recently accepted to the prestigious Physical Therapist Assistant to Doctor of Physical Therapy Bridg...
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March
02,
2022
| 11:38 AM America/Chicago
Author, ABC News broadcast journalist, and motivational speaker John Quiñones addressed attendees at the National Summit for Dual Credit Programs, which welcomed educators from 23 different states including Hawaii. The Summit, which continues Tuesday...
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February
28,
2022
| 13:06 PM America/Chicago
STC welding instructors, Jose Garza (left) and Baldemar Garcia are teaching tricks of the welding trade to current and dual enrollment students sharing that higher education is the "trick” to establishing their skills for a growing industry.  STC wel...
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February
28,
2022
| 09:24 AM America/Chicago
Justin Garza (left) presents an overview of the Diesel Technology Program to students with South Texas ISD’s Science Academy Feb. 24 at STC’s Technology Campus. The visit by students was the latest in a series of presentations by STC faculty as part ...
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February
23,
2022
| 09:52 AM America/Chicago
Diesel Technology student, Gabriel Campos pictured at her place of  work with Pharr’s Dogget Freightliner, a semi-truck dealership where she inspects, maintains and repairs the commercial trucks.  ...
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February
15,
2022
| 08:12 AM America/Chicago
Faced with long odds, South Texas College History professor Joel B. Rodriguez talks about being instilled with the most important life lesson of all – perseverance through hope....
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