Jul '98
UT Pan American receives Title III Grant from U.S. Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a five-year, $1.69 million Title III Strengthening Institutions Program Development Grant to The University of Texas-Pan American.

Jul '98
Emergency Loan processing for fall at UT Pan American to begin July 21
Students at The University of Texas-Pan American needing help with tuition costs for the fall semester may apply for an Emergency Tuition and Fee Loan. Applications will be accepted beginning July 21.

Jul '98
UT Pan American president honored with first Partners in Excellence Award
Dr. Miguel A. Nevárez, president of The University of Texas-Pan American, received the first annual Partners in Excellence Award from the College of Business Administration at UT Pan American late last month.

UT Pan American occupational therapy student wins first Ramirez Award of Excellence
Joni Thomas, a senior in the cooperative Occupational Therapy Program at The University of Texas-Pan American, has received the first Dr. Mario E. Ramirez Award of Excellence from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, which offers the cooperative bachelor’s degree program at UTPA.

Jul '98
UT Pan American approved for higher level of accreditation by regional accrediting agency
The University of Texas-Pan American has received official notification from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) that it has been approved for an increase in its level of accreditation.

Jul '98
July 15 is application deadline for new social work master’s program at UT Pan American
The deadline to apply for admission to the new Master of Science in Social Work (MSSW) program at The University of Texas-Pan American is Wednesday, July 15.

Jul '98
UTPA SIFE ranks in top 10 at nationals
The Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) at The University of Texas Pan American accomplished high honors last week (May 10-12), ranking in the top 10 at the national SIFE competition held in Kansas City.

UTPA, which competed against more than 300 universities from around the country, marked its eighth year in a row in the top 10.

UTPA doctoral student interns at World Bank in Washington, DC
While most students in the four-year-old PhD program in business administration at The University of Texas-Pan American were hunting down local summer internships, Mohammed Elahee, 30, was striving for something a little more unique.

COSERVE offers assistance to communities throughout Rio Grande Valley
From the smallest one-man business operation to the largest cities in the Rio Grande Valley, the office of Center Operations and Community Services (COSERVE) at The University of Texas Pan American offers a helping hand to communities when in need.

New Special Education master’s degree program
The Department of Educational Psychology at The University of Texas Pan American is accepting applications for admission to its new Master of Education Degree Program in Special Education for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Exceptional Learner.