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Campus closed for Memorial Day

Monday, May 25, 2015

UT Brownsville will be closed Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. Check out other important dates on the academic calendar.

Nerd Nite Brownsville May 27

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Join us for Nerd Nite Brownsville at the Half Moon Saloon in downtown Brownsville on Wednesday, May 27. Trivia will start at 7 p.m. and nerd talks will start at 8 p.m., followed by live music. Admission is free. Drink specials for guests 21 and over. Event page: More >>

Alzheimer's Educational Symposium

Friday, May 29, 2015

To educate both family caregivers and professionals on the disease and related dementias. Symposium is free to attend but CEU's will be available in several disciplines for a fee of $40.

"Reality Since Einstein" at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Join us at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art on Saturday, May 30 at 7 p.m. for a live stream of the World Science Festival event Reality Since Einstein. $5 admission includes admission to the museum's Celebrating Space exhibits. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Einstein's general theory of

UTRGV Chess Community Day June 6

Saturday, June 06, 2015

Saturday, June 6, 2015 • 10 a.m. - noon
El Gran Patio at Main
Highlights include:
Introduction of the UTRGV Chess Coach
Ceremonial chess board signing
Life-size lawn chess
Open chess simul with grandmaster
*Free UTRGV chess board to

Prepare for the GRE

Monday, June 08, 2015

If you are planning to enroll in a graduate program and need to pass the GRE, The Language Institute is offering an intensive four-day preparation course beginning Monday, June 8-11 Monday through Thursday with a $150 tuition fee. 

Science Cafe Monday, June 8

Monday, June 08, 2015

The June Brownsville Science Cafe will be Monday, June 8 at El Hueso de Fraile in downtown Brownsville at 7:30 p.m. Join us for a fun informal evening of talks and discussion with local experts on a wide range of topics including science, art, and humanities. Treats and beverages will be available for

"Francisco Esparza’s Revolución" Exhibition

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

This exhibit features the art work of Mexican immigrant, Francisco Esparza. His art reflects the plight of Mexican and Mexican American workers at the Eagle Bus Company. His art is featured as part of a Journal of Latinos Studies article written by his daughter, Dr. Edith Esparza-Young and historian,
Ongoing Announcements

Zumba classes at 5:30 p.m. every Monday at Garza Gym Annex

Monday, May 18, 2015

Join us for Zumba. Students, faculty and staff of all levels of Zumba are welcome! Classes are held with certified instructor. See you there!

The Campus Suicide Prevention Program is hosting weekly Zumba classes from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Monday to promote well-being on campus. 

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University Library Closed Memorial Day

Monday, May 18, 2015

The University Library will be closed Monday, May 25, 2015 for Memorial Day. Library hours resume Tuesday, May 26, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. For more information, please contact the Library and Research Services Desk at (956) 882-8221 or More >>

Interested in law school? Attend the Pre-Law Academy this summer!

Monday, May 18, 2015

Named in honor of the late Senior U.S. District Judge Filemon B. Vela, the UTB Pre-Law Academy is a law school preparatory program for UTB students and graduates interested in pursuing a career in law offered as a college credit course during Summer Session I.
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SSSP/ASPIRE is now hiring tutors for summer and Fall 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015

• Applicants must be U.S. citizen or legal residents
• Minimum cumulative and semester GPA of 3.0 or higher with demonstrated competency in course(s) tutored
• Completion of 45 semester college credit hours
• Must be currently enrolled at this institution
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Microsoft Lync is Now Skype for Business

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Microsoft Lync is Now Skype for Business.  You may have noticed that Lync has been rebranded as Skype. Please be assured that the functionality remains the same.
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Humans of UTB

Monday, April 06, 2015

Currently seeking volunteer photographers for Humans of UTB.
Inspired by Humans of New York, we felt compelled to share our unique culture and experiences on the UT Brownsville campus.
Be a part of it!... More >>
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