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Staff Announcements

 
Current Announcements

Volunteers Needed

Monday, July 14, 2014

The Center for Civic Engagement is seeking volunteers to assist with children's activities during our Community Outreach Voter project sessions. Sessions are scheduled in the evenings from 6-8 p.m.; however, volunteers will be needed before and after the activities. For more information, please contact

Annual Enrollment Benefit Fair on Tuesday, July 15

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Annual Enrollment for benefits is on the horizon: July 15 - 31. If you are a benefits eligible employee/retiree, you can make changes to your benefits and/ or renew your enrollment in the UT Flex Plan during this two-week period of time at www.utsystem.edu/myutbenefits.

UTB-Kauffman Information Session at 9 a.m. July 15

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Learn more on how one of the leading entrepreneurial programs in the U.S. Kauffman Fasttrac® NewVenture™ could help you start or grow your business. Come join us for this informational session to learn more about the upcoming Kauffman Fasttrac® NewVenture™ Program and how you can become part of this

UTB-Kauffman Information Session at 5:30 p.m. July 15

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Learn more on how one of the leading entrepreneurial programs in the U.S. Kauffman Fasttrac® NewVenture™ could help you start or grow your business. Come join us for this informational session to learn more about the upcoming Kauffman Fasttrac® NewVenture™ Program and how you can become part of this

Aqua Aerobics classes at Casa Bella

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Beat the heat with our free aqua aerobics classes from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday this summer beginning July 16 at Casa Bella. Join certified instructor Lorrie Muñoz in this awesome activity where you will workout while having fun at the pool! Open to students, faculty and staff. Bring

Community Conversations: Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Open to the community and professionals: students, staff, faculty, administration, parents, community leaders, veterans and those who collaborate with Department of State Services.

Topics will be about mental health and substance abuse myths, facts. There will be break-out sessions,

SHRM Essentials of HR Management

Monday, August 04, 2014

This introductory course offers a comprehensive overview of human
resource roles and responsibilities. It gives participants critical knowledge to help reduce potentially costly lawsuits and improves their ability to handle challenging HR issues, and covers introductory HR topics in a condensed,

Save the date: Celebración for our alumni and bidding farewell to Dr. García

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The University of Texas at Brownsville Alumni Association invites you to a Celebración recognizing our alumni's achievements and bidding farewell to Dr. Juliet V. Garcia, UT Brownsville President.
 
Suggested minimum donation toward scholarship fund is $10
Ongoing Announcements

JAMP Summer Academic Enrichment Program

Monday, July 07, 2014

The Office of Health Professions Careers presents the JAMP Summer Boot Camp targeting high school seniors and incoming college freshmen. The workshops will provide students with a week-long series of workshops that will consist of topics such as an introduction to the JAMP program and the different Health... More >>

Student Media Jobs

Thursday, July 03, 2014

The Office of Student Media is accepting applications for the following positions for the Fall 2014-Spring 2015 academic year:

  • UTB Radio Station Manager
  • UTB Radio Podcast Editor
  • Reporters
  • Sports reporter
  • Multimedia advertising sales representatives... More >>

Support our Student Guitarists

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

We are over halfway toward our goal to meet the expenses to travel Austria, and we need your support. Every donation counts and is a step in reaching our goal.
 
7 p.m. • Tuesday, July 15
UTPA Library Auditorium, Edinburg, TX
Free admission (donations accepted)
For more... More >>

Collegiate Recovery Program Meets Every Wednesday

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

UTB Student Health Services is starting a new Collegiate Recovery Program. There will be Alcoholics Anonymous meetings that will take place at 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday beginning July 2 at Cortez Hall Room 220. All the meetings are open and everyone is welcome to attend. ... More >>

Fiscal Year 2014 Purchasing Deadline

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Each year we implement a deadline for expending current fiscal year funds in accordance with university policy. This year, the deadline to expend funds for fiscal year 2014 has been extended from July 15, 2014 until Friday, August 1, 2014. We are extending the deadline to make up... More >>

Register today for fall semester

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Make this summer matter and continue your path toward a successful future at UTB.
 
Make note of the following deadlines and important dates:
  • Summer II
    • First class day: July 10
  • Fall 2014

Campus Police Notice about Parking Lot B-1

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Parking Lot B-1 located in front of the Regional Academic Health Campus on Ringgold Road has been designated for staff and faculty of the Brownsville campus of the RAHC. UTB employees and students are encouraged to park in parking lot B-2 and B-3 located in front of the Life and Health Science Building... More >>

Order UTB pocket folders for your department or college

Friday, June 20, 2014

Pocket folders with the UTB logo are available for your department or college. The cost is $58 per 100 folders. ... More >>

Order a campus directory booklet

Friday, June 20, 2014

The Office of Creative Services recently updated the Campus Directory. The alphabetical directory lists all full-time UT Brownsville employees and includes the phone number, email and employment start date of faculty and staff members. 

To order copies of the booklets for... More >>

Staff Senate Nominees

Friday, June 13, 2014

Click on the following link and log in with your UTB username and password to vote: https://team.utb.edu/sites/staffsenate/Voting2014/default.aspx

Click on the voting link under the name of your division on the left-hand... More >>

Free summer yoga classes every Tuesday at Casa Bella

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Free Yoga classes will continue every Tuesday until the end of July at Casa Bella. Join certified instructor Blanca Ramirez in this awesome activity where you will relax and stretch while having fun! Open to students, faculty, and staff. Bring your friends and get summer-ready together!... More >>

Free summer Zumba Classes every Monday at Casa Bella

Monday, May 12, 2014

Free Zumba classes will continue every Monday until the end of July at the Casa Bella pool area! Join certified instructor Fany Pinales in this awesome workout where you will dance to great music, and definitely break out a sweat while having fun! Open to students, faculty, and staff. Bring... More >>

Free summer Tai-Chi classes every Thursday at Casa Bella

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Free Tai-Chi classes will continue EVERY THURSDAY until the end of July at Casa Bella from 5:30-6:30 p.m.! Join certified instructor Gabriel Sanchez in this awesome activity where you will relax through martial arts while breaking a sweat and having fun! Open to students, faculty, and staff. Bring your... More >>

Do you have registration blocks?

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Check UTB online for outstanding blocks. Find out where to clear them at utb.edu/blocks.
... More >>

CLA Honors Program

Thursday, May 01, 2014

The College of Liberal Arts is pleased to announce an Honors Program for students interested in challenging academic work, interdisciplinary approaches, research, independent study, and greater involvement with faculty and other excellent students. Applications are now being accepted for Fall 2014.... More >>

Schlitterbahn Tickets!

Thursday, May 01, 2014

One-day passes are available at the cashiers for $36 each. ... More >>

Scholarship Opportunity

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Center for Civic Engagement is offering scholarships to outstanding students that have a commitment to service. The opportunity is open to UTB students that meet the minimum requirements of having an undergraduate status, be a junior or senior with at least a 3.0 Cumulative GPA, and have a demonstrated... More >>

Summer Camps!

Monday, April 21, 2014

Looking for Summer Camps? Look no further. Soccer, Campus Recreation, Chess and Volleyball are all available this summer! For more information and online registration: www.utb.edu/summercamp... More >>

Hiring math and education tutors for summer

Friday, March 28, 2014

The ASPIRE computer lab is currently taking applications for the summer sessions. We are looking to hire math and education students to tutor in these areas. Requirements:

  • 3.0 GPA or better
  • Must be a U.S citizen or legal resident
  • Must be currently enrolled in... More >>

Casa Bella Residential Life Housing Applications are available

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

We are taking applications now until rooms are filled for new students.

Housing Application fee is $20, and the Housing Deposit is $200. When the student turns in the application they must have the $220. Checks payable to UTB, Money Order, credit card and cash are accepted. The... More >>

Introducing Microsoft OneDrive for Business!

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

OneDrive for Business can be used to easily store and edit documents online using your web browser, and you may also share documents with others. Documents can also be synchronized with a folder on your computer. OneDrive is accessed through your UTB Office 365 (Webmail). 
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