Sep '02
UTPA and Coca-Cola: Two Sparkling Institutions Join Forces
The Valley Coca-Cola Bottling Company of McAllen and The University of Texas-Pan American will refresh the taste buds of people across the Rio Grande Valley as both institutions unveiled the special commemorative UTPA 75th Anniversary Celebration bottle Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the International Trade and Technology Building.

Sep '02
UTPA students celebrate heritage with food
Students, staff and faculty at the UTPA Department of Modern Languages and Literture celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a food fest.

Masquerade Ball to benefit UTPA women’s athletics
Filled with exciting activities including silent and live auctions, casino, live music, dancing, and beverages, The University of Texas-Pan American Women’s Athletics Foundation will host a grand masquerade ball Saturday, October 26 at the Shary Estate in Sharyland.

Sep '02
Target Corporation donates $10,000 to UTPA
Target Corporation donates $10,000 to UTPA

UTPA Dance Ensemble presents fall concert, Oct. 17-19
The University of Texas-Pan American Dance Ensemble presents the Fall Dance Concert, Thursday, Oct. 17 through Saturday, Oct. 19. The performances – featuring a variety of modern dance choreography focused on small group and solo works – will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Jeffers Theatre in the UTPA Communication Arts and Sciences Building

UTPA GEAR UP looking for academic tutors
The University of Texas-Pan American GEAR UP Project (Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs) is looking for qualified college students – who exhibit good study habits – to serve as academic tutors to participating ninth grade students in high schools across the Rio Grande Valley.

Sep '02
Texas legislators meet with students from UTPA
Three Texas legislators visited with students at The University of Texas-Pan American this week to discuss their experiences as public officials during America’s Legislators Back to School Week.

Sep '02
Open auditions for University Theatre play
Anyone interested in auditioning to appear in the second University Theatre play of the season at The University of Texas Pan American is welcome to showcase their acting talents Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, from 7-9:30 p.m.

Sep '02
Remembering 9-11-01
The sound of chimes Wednesday morning signaled the start of a remembrance service at The University of Texas-Pan American, when students, faculty and University staff joined the country and the world in paying homage to the heroes of last year’s terrorist attacks in New York, Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania.

Sep '02
UTPA to recognize 13 as ‘Notable Valley Hispanics’
The University of Texas-Pan American Friends of the Library will recognize 13 Rio Grande Valley leaders as “Notable Valley Hispanics” in a special ceremony Sunday, October 6 at the UTPA Library Theater.

UTPA students provide photos for Texas history books
Students from the socio-cultural foundations of education class at The University of Texas-Pan American will have family photographs portrayed in Texas history books as part of a way to document Hispanic history.

Sep '02
Governor Rick Perry speaks about higher education at UTPA
In an effort to increase funding for higher education and encourage first generation college students to continue their schooling, Texas Governor Rick Perry spoke to a large crowd during a state visit at The University of Texas-Pan American Thursday, August 5 at the UTPA Student Union.

Sep '02
UTPA Pharmacy students receive scholarships
Six students from the UTPA Cooperative Pharmacy program were awarded scholarships from Walgreens Pharmacy.