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Sep '99
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UT Pan American breaks ground on new General Classroom/Computer Center Building
The University of Texas-Pan American broke ground Sept. 24 on a new $17.2 million General Classroom/Computer Center Building on the north side of the UTPA campus.


Sep '99
20
UTPA women's support group offering counseling sessions
The University of Texas-Pan American Venus Support Group is once again offering female students emotional and psychological support through several small weekly support sessions beginning Monday, Sept. 20.


UTPA Music department to host two-day vocal workshop, concert Oct. 1-2
The University of Texas-Pan American Department of Music will present internationally recognized voice teacher Robert Edwin in a conference and concert Friday, Oct. 1, and Saturday, Oct. 2, in the UTPA Fine Arts Auditorium.


Sep '99
17
UTPA’s graduate program in rehab counseling accredited by national organization
The graduate program in rehabilitation counseling at The University of Texas-Pan American recently received national accreditation from the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE), becoming only the fifth higher education institution in Texas to do so.


UTPA creates new division from student-oriented offices to promote recruitment, retention
As part of its ongoing efforts to improve access to higher education and increase the success rates of students already enrolled, The University of Texas-Pan American started the fall semester with a new Division of Enrollment and Student Services.


Sep '99
16
UTPA to honor local residents named 1999 Notable Valley Hispanics
The University of Texas-Pan American Friends of the Library will recognize15 Rio Grande Valley leaders as “Notable Valley Hispanics” in a special ceremony Sunday, Oct. 3.


Sep '99
15
Caylor named new UTPA Library director
Lawrence M. Caylor, former director of the Forsyth Library at Fort Hays State University in Kansas, has joined UTPA as the new director of The University of Texas-Pan American Library.


UTPA to honor Cunningham, Mercer at annual Founders Day Dinner Sept. 23 in McAllen
The University of Texas-Pan American will celebrate two anniversaries and salute two special members of the university family — UT System Chancellor William H. Cunningham and T. Edward Mercer, who recently retired as UTPA vice president for institutional advancement — at the 1999 Founders Day Dinner Thursday, Sept. 23, at the McAllen Country Club.


Yang new assistant vice president for undergraduate studies at UTPA
Dr. Kichoon Yang, former chair of the Department of Mathematics at The University of Texas-Pan American, is now serving as the university’s first assistant vice president for academic affairs for undergraduate studies.


Cardenas to serve as assistant VP for international programs at UTPA
Dr. Gilbert Cardenas, professor in the Department of Economics and Finance at The University of Texas-Pan American, is the university’s new assistant vice president for academic affairs for international programs.


Sep '99
14
UTPA launches College Assistance Migrant Program
More than 50 UTPA freshman and faculty gathered Thursday (Sept. 9) at The University of Texas-Pan American Xochtil Room for the launching of the UTPA College Assistance Migrant Program.


Sep '99
9
UT Pan American holding ExCET review sessions for teachers, future teachers
The University of Texas-Pan American is holding a series of review sessions beginning Sept. 4 for teachers and future teachers who are planning to take the ExCET or teacher certification exam.


UTPA to host first music alumni reunion Sept. 18
The Department of Music at The University of Texas-Pan American will host its first alumni reunion at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, in the Fine Arts Courtyard.


Sep '99
3
UTPA enrollment shows increase
For the first time since 1994, The University of Texas-Pan American is showing a solid increase in enrollment.