Articles tagged with 'student-of-the-week' | South Texas College

News (student-of-the-week)

2022
November
01,
2022
| 08:31 AM America/Chicago
“At the end of the day, we want to graduate for a reason,” Rios said. “I'm doing this for my son. I want him to have a better future and to see that there’s a future out there for him and to follow in my footsteps. It’s ok to try something new. That’...
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October
25,
2022
| 11:18 AM America/Chicago
"When it comes to food - it's a necessity. I'm more relaxed knowing that I can focus on what I need to focus on, because every situation is temporary. Anything that any student is going through is temporary. What's important is that they just keep pe...
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October
18,
2022
| 11:44 AM America/Chicago
“There is no timeline for anything; everyone has their own pace. Our accomplishments shouldn't be determined by other people's accomplishments or timeline. Everyone has their own journey.”...
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October
11,
2022
| 11:35 AM America/Chicago
“There are good jobs here in Starr County, but you need the right experience to really do well in the field. I am set to begin working in the industry welding pipelines or in a similar career as long as it’s related to welding, but I’d like to come b...
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October
04,
2022
| 10:38 AM America/Chicago
“Every day I remind myself of my goal and tell myself, ‘I will graduate, I will graduate. As I continue my path toward education, I hope I can inspire other students to also keep moving forward, no matter what.”...
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September
27,
2022
| 09:20 AM America/Chicago
"It's rigorous and I like the challenge. I know this experience is preparing me for college. I would definitely recommend it to other students."...
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September
20,
2022
| 08:53 AM America/Chicago
“I feel like everyone needs a chance in life to become someone for themselves. That’s why I want to work with kids who are in need of help or need a guide or mentor. I think I can make a difference.”...
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September
13,
2022
| 11:15 AM America/Chicago
“I like the feeling of helping somebody I love, and also helping others with those whom they love. I liked seeing them happy and watching a family get better and maintaining their wellness and health.”...
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September
06,
2022
| 11:04 AM America/Chicago
“College can be stressful and I feel like Student Activities and Wellness is a good way for students to meet people and relax. It also helps them network with people from different majors and interests. They can help each other once they meet.”...
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August
30,
2022
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
“It’s very rewarding, but you have to understand how a college course works. It’s not going to be at a high school level. The professors are going to treat you differently and the technology and assignments are going to be very different. Don’t take ...
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August
23,
2022
| 11:11 AM America/Chicago
“I see what I want to do and why I want to do it so clearly. I want to give students the opportunities that I had and have an impact on their lives. Music is something they can take with them throughout all levels of education.”...
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August
16,
2022
| 10:07 AM America/Chicago
“The things you can now do with architectural technology is amazing. From graphics to virtual reality…I’m just inspired by the creativity of it all." ...
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August
09,
2022
| 10:29 AM America/Chicago
“I can walk around and kind of know my way; I like the campus and the personability of STC. And, for me, it’s affordable, too. I can graduate and not worry about paying off student debt for years. That’s one of the things I’m super grateful for.” ...
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August
02,
2022
| 10:18 AM America/Chicago
“I feel like it (DEMSA) was a gift. Not many people get these opportunities. I know my parents weren't able to get these opportunities, so I'm trying to take full advantage.”...
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July
26,
2022
| 10:08 AM America/Chicago
“Don't be afraid to step out of your comfort zone. If you're having trouble in a class, don't be afraid to ask your professor or ask the people sitting next to you. Because they might have the same question.”...
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July
19,
2022
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
“Don't be afraid to try different departments or different certificates here because it gives you a chance to see if it is a fit for you.”...
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July
12,
2022
| 08:28 AM America/Chicago
“By studying social work, I see the satisfaction of helping people and communities. I feel strongly that since our youth is our future we should work as hard as we can to get them the help they need so they are able to succeed."...
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July
05,
2022
| 14:46 PM America/Chicago
“One of the main things that motivates me to keep moving forward is my ambition to show my parents that I can make it in the real world. It has always been a goal and dream to see them happy as I become the first in our family to attend and graduate ...
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June
28,
2022
| 08:34 AM America/Chicago
 “It may seem hard to find success in a small city like Rio Grande City, but it’s still possible to be inspired by others and to really help out wherever you can…I know it's a struggle, getting to where you want to be, but you have to get there no ma...
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June
16,
2022
| 08:28 AM America/Chicago
“We know that 343 firefighters died that day running into a burning building trying to save as many people as they could,” Perez said. “This was the moment that decided my future.”...
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June
07,
2022
| 08:38 AM America/Chicago
“Overall I look forward to helping people in their respective companies and helping their data stay secure. I look forward to future opportunities to help companies defend their network and their private information.”...
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May
31,
2022
| 10:19 AM America/Chicago
“You make conscious decisions every day of your life that can lead to your goals or stray further away from them. The only advice I can give is to push yourself every single day, because growth can only be accomplished by getting yourself out of your...
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May
24,
2022
| 10:12 AM America/Chicago
As a kid, it was scary being in the hospital but the health care professionals who were taking care of me also inspired me to treat others with the same care I received....
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May
18,
2022
| 09:39 AM America/Chicago
"I used to compare myself to all of my classmates who graduated before me while I took a little longer to finish but as I put on my cap and gown I knew I chose the right path after all.” ...
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May
10,
2022
| 17:02 PM America/Chicago
Those drawn to a career in leadership have to be ready to serve, according to Griselda Pena.Coming back to college more than 20 years since leaving high school, Griselda said faculty with South Texas College’s Bachelor’s of Organizational Leadership ...
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May
03,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
“I feel more secure with myself and am going to go for the greater dreams I have that will make me a better mom and educator." ...
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April
26,
2022
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Victoria Trevino, 20, from Mission, TX is pursuing an associate degree in nursing with South Texas College. The full-time student is a 1-year phlebotomist with Mission’s Regional Hospital and is expected to graduate next fall ....
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April
19,
2022
| 09:39 AM America/Chicago
"If you have a dream no matter how challenging or long that career might be, shoot for the stars because anything worth doing is going to be challenging and the years are going to pass by anyway. Dream big and work hard, and if you truly love what yo...
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April
13,
2022
| 09:47 AM America/Chicago
Briana Pedraza, STC Occupational Therapy student will graduate in Spring 2022 with her Associate of Applied Science and continue her education with South Texas College.  ...
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April
06,
2022
| 10:03 AM America/Chicago
STC Automotive Technology student Carlos Broch, 19, attends STC’s Technology campus for his certificate in automotive technology. He is expected to receive the certificate Spring 2022 and continue his associate degree.  ...
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