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UTPA hosts graphic arts exhibition
The Charles and Dorothy Clark Gallery at The University of Texas-Pan American will open “Multimedia,” a new multimedia and digital art exhibition by the Graphic Arts Club.

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UTPA mariachi takes top prize in competition
The University of Texas-Pan American Mariachi placed first at the sixth annual Mariachi Vargas Conference and Competition recently in San Antonio.

UTPA presents children’s theatre play
In an effort to promote children's theatre in the area, Alpha Psi Omega – the national honorary dramatic fraternity – will present a production of Brian Warren's "Enough of the Huff and Puff" on Dec. 1-3 at The University of Texas-Pan American studio theatre.

Nursing honor society hosts induction ceremony Dec. 6
The Pi Omicron Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, The University of Texas-Pan American Nursing Honor Society, will induct new members Wednesday, Dec. 6.

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Alumni Association hosts tailgate party
The UTPA Alumni Association is planning an old-fashioned tailgate party for the first men’s basketball game of the season, Saturday, Nov. 18, at the University Fieldhouse.

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UTPA, Blockbuster partner in “Book for a Buck” promotion
Dr. Miguel A. Nevárez, president of The University of Texas-Pan American, was the first to purchase a coupon book Wednesday during the “Book for a Buck” promotion at 23 Blockbuster Video stores throughout the Rio Grande Valley.

Shary holiday home tour tickets on sale
Advance tickets for the Shary Holidays "A Citrus Christmas" home tours Nov. 18-19 are on sale at the Shary-Shivers Estate, located on Shary Road just north of Three Mile Line, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays.

UTPA designated Census Information Center
The University of Texas-Pan American has been designated a Census Information Center by the Commerce Department’s Census Bureau as the number of these nonprofit agencies serving the disadvantaged in the United States and Puerto Rico is increased from five to 59.