The Rehabilitative Services Program at The University of Texas-Pan American has received a $500,000 grant from the US Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA) to provide scholarships to selected graduate students in rehabilitation counseling.
Roland S. Arriola, executive director of the Office of Center Operations and Community Services (CoSERVE) at The University of Texas-Pan American, has been named the university’s first vice president for external affairs, effective June 1, 1999.
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, meeting Oct. 22 and 23 in Austin, gave final approval to a freestanding doctor of education degree in educational leadership at The University of Texas-Pan American.
"Media Power: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" is the topic of the next Faculty Forum, sponsored by The University of Texas-Pan American's Alumni Association, at noon Nov. 4 at the Tower Club (200 S. 10th, Suite 1700, McAllen).
The University of Texas-Pan American Center on Aging and Health, in collaboration with the National Hispanic Council on Aging and Amigos del Valle, will host a two-day community forum titled “A Voice for Hispanic Seniors in the Health Care Debate” Nov. 11-12.
EDINBURG — A forum to discuss the prevention of alcohol abuse will be held Oct. 19 at The University of Texas-Pan American as part of the “NOT HERE” Project and National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week.
The 1998-99 Mainstage season at The University of Texas-Pan American’s University Theatre will open with Luigi Pirandello's Six Characters in Search of an Author Oct. 14-17 at 8 p.m. and Oct. 18 at 2 p.m. in the theatre, which is located in the Communication Arts and Sciences Building.