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Apr '01
27
Seale to conduct final concert
After nearly 30 years as conductor of the Valley Symphony Orchestra and music professor at The University of Texas-Pan American, Dr. Carl Seale will conduct the final concert of his career Friday, May 11 at the UTPA Fine Arts Auditorium at 8 p.m.


High schools participate in Mariachi Fest
Several Rio Grande Valley and surrounding area Mariachi high school bands participated in the ninth annual Mariachi Fest Friday, April 27th at the UTPA Fine Arts Auditorium.


"Walk of Excellence" set for May 5
The University of Texas-Pan American will host the first "Walk of Excellence" 5K walk-a-thon Saturday, May 5 at the new UTPA-Edinburg baseball stadium. Registration is at 7:30 a.m., and the race begins at 8 a.m.


Apr '01
26
PASS, Main Stage 2001-2002 season announced
The recently announced University of Texas-Pan American University Theatre 2001-2002 season features a variety of performances.


Miami-Dade Community College, UTPA sign engineering transfer agreement
Pre-engineering students at Miami-Dade Community College (M-DCC) will have the opportunity to enroll in The University of Texas-Pan American engineering program thanks to an articulation agreement signed Thursday, April 26 by both institutions.


UTPA hosts annual Allied Health Professions Job Expo
Students at The University of Texas-Pan American interested in health careers met with prospective employers at the annual Allied Health Professions Job Expo, Thursday, April 26.


Peña exhibit features sculptures
The University of Texas-Pan American will host a Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition, "Cyrk: Masks of Desire," by Imelda Peña from May 1-10 in the University Theatre and University Gallery.


Apr '01
25
Environmental Health and Safety hosts "Safety Day" at Broncs game
The University of Texas-Pan American Department of Environmental Health and Safety and the Department of Athletics will host “Safety Day at the Ballpark,” Sunday, April 28 at 4 p.m. at Jody Ramsey Stadium for the game between the Broncos and St. Mary’s.


Apr '01
24
IAAP seminar April 24 part of “Administrative Professionals Week”
Office managers, secretaries and other administrative professionals from The University of Texas-Pan American and the community learned how to succeed in today’s changing business world at a seminar Tuesday, April 24 at the University.


Apr '01
23
Students recognized at annual convocation ceremony
Students from The University of Texas-Pan American were honored for their academic and leadership achievements Sunday, April 22 during the 22nd annual Awards and Recognitions Convocation.


Apr '01
21
Pan Am Classic a tremendous success
The University of Texas-Pan American Pan Am Classic golf tournament – which included a Three Dog Night concert, junior golf clinic and the Shootout – raised about $125,000, organizers said, the best in event history.


Apr '01
20
Pan Am Classic now under way
The University of Texas-Pan American Pan Am Classic golf tournament is now under way at the Los Lagos Golf Club in Edinburg.


Apr '01
19
City Council declares April 22-28 "Administrative Professionals Week"
The Edinburg City Council issued a proclamation declaring the week of April 22-28 as “Administrative Professionals Week,” and the University and the International Association of Administrative Professionals are hosting a seminar Tuesday, April 24 featuring renowned consultant Anita Reed.


University Theatre hosts "The Tempest" April 25-29
The University of Texas-Pan American will conclude its spring main stage lineup with a production of William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” April 25-29 at the University Theatre.


UTPA student to exhibit artwork in library
The University of Texas-Pan American Library will host a Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition entitled "Garzaderas: Guerilla Artfare & The Por-Mientras Aesthetic Taking Over From the Heads Of Government" by Rene Z. Garza.


Five UTPA artists to show work, April 23 - May 4
The University of Texas-Pan American announces the opening of a Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition entitled "BFA-5," a show by Mike Ayala, Dora Espinoza, Victor Esquivel, Luis Licerio and Maribel Torres.

Apr '01
18
Annual Awards and Recognitions Convocation April 22
The University of Texas-Pan American will honor nearly 60 students at the 22nd annual Awards and Recognitions Convocation Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. in the Student Union Theatre.


Thirty UTPA students named to "Who's Who"
Thirty students from The University of Texas-Pan American have been selected into the 2000-2001 edition of "Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges."


Apr '01
17
Coach hits ace in Blockbuster Million Dollar Cash Shootout semifinal
McAllen resident Israel Castillo had “lady luck” on his side Saturday when he hit his first-ever hole-in-one to automatically qualify for the Blockbuster Million Dollar Cash Shootout Saturday, April 21.


Apr '01
16
Inter National Bank contributes $20,000 for scholarship/internship effort
Business students in The University of Texas-Pan American College of Business Administration received a boost Monday, April 16 with the establishment of a new scholarship/internship by Inter National Bank.


Pan American Days focusing on U.S., Mexico, Latin America
The University of Texas-Pan American will promote the United States, Mexico and Latin America on campus this week with Pan American Days 2001. The theme for this year’s event, which runs through Friday, is "Hispanics and the Americas in the 21st Century."


Nursing Advisory Council hosts annual benefit April 21
The Nursing Advisory Council at The University of Texas-Pan American will host the 15th annual Florence Nightingale Benefit Gala Saturday, April 21 at The Club at Cimarron in Mission.


Apr '01
12
Walt Disney World recruiters visit with UTPA students
Walt Disney World College Program recruiters were at The University of Texas-Pan American Thursday, April 12 to entice students to become part of the “Disney Magic.”


UTPA hosts “Night of Illusions” April 19 featuring magician, hypnotist
The University of Texas-Pan American will host “Night Of Illusions,” featuring magician Brian Brushwood and hypnotist C.J. Johnson, Thursday, April 19.


Apr '01
11
Applications accepted for family nurse practitioner clinical track
Applications are being accepted through April 30 for the 2001 family nurse practitioner clinical track in the UTPA Master of Science in Nursing program.


Inter National Bank creating scholarship/internship program with College of Business Administration
Inter National Bank will present a $20,000 contribution Monday, April 16 to The University of Texas-Pan American to establish a new scholarship/internship program for business students.


Apr '01
10
Disney recruiters to visit campus
Walt Disney World recruiters will be on The University of Texas-Pan American campus Thursday, April 12 to entice students to become part of their Mouseketeer team.


Texas Tomorrow Fund Helps Texas Families Pay For College
Community members and personnel at The University of Texas-Pan American learned about the Texas Tomorrow Fund during a presentation Tuesday, April 10 at the Student Union Theatre.


Apr '01
9
UTPA parents, children enjoy campus picnic
Saturday was the perfect day for fun and games at The University of Texas-Pan American’s annual Parent-Child Picnic.


Apr '01
6
Walk of Excellence set for May 5
Numerous student organizations at The University of Texas-Pan American signed up recently at the Student Union to participate in the first "Walk of Excellence" 5K walk-a-thon May 5 at the new UTPA-Edinburg baseball stadium.


Apr '01
5
Teacher Job Expo attracts student teachers, recruiting school districts
Crowds of student teachers at The University of Texas-Pan American gathered Thursday, April 5 at the Fieldhouse for the annual Teacher Job Expo to meet with local, state and out-of-state school district representatives.


Honors Studies Program addressed at UTPA Faculty Forum
Dr. Dora Saavedra, director of The University of Texas-Pan American Honors Studies Program, was the final featured speaker at the Alumni Association¹s spring Faculty Forum series Wednesday, April 4 at the Tower Club.


Apr '01
4
UTPA Gallery announces new Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition
The University Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of a Bachelor of Fine Arts exhibition entitled "Julian Garza, Erich Keller and David Ransom." This exhibit is in the gallery from Thursday, April 5th, until Friday, April 20, 2001 in the University Gallery in the Communication Arts and Sciences Building on The University of Texas-Pan American campus.


Langabeer appointed to Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation
James R. Langabeer, vice president for Business Affairs at The University of Texas-Pan American, is one of three new appointments to the Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation made by Gov. Rick Perry Wednesday, April 4.


Apr '01
3
2000 UTPA Institutional Fact Book Online
The Office of Institutional Effectiveness has released the 2000 edition of the Institutional Fact Book in electronic and print form. The electronic version can be accessed here. To request a hardcopy, please call the Office of Institutional Effectiveness at 381-2383.


Apr '01
2
UTPA employees win at Border Senior Games
The University of Texas-Pan American hosted the 16th annual Rio Grande Valley Border Senior Games March 10-12, the second straight year the University has hosted this event.