Registration is open until Dec. 26
Friday, December 06, 2013
Choose the classes you need for next semester. Registration runs until Dec. 26.
Toys for Fines
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Bring the gift of joy with an unwrapped toy and clear your library overdue fines! Patrons with overdue fines will have an opportunity to have their fines waived if they donate new and unwrapped toys appropriate for children ages 4-12 years. Donations must be made at the University Library through...
UTB to help with coat drive for underprivileged children
Wednesday, December 04, 2013
During this holiday season, UTB is helping with the much-needed BISD coat drive to help underprivileged children during the winter. Jackets and coats for elementary children are being collected until Friday, Dec. 13 at the Office of the President.
Monetary donations will also be accepted....
Library Hours During Final Exams
Monday, December 02, 2013
The University Library extends its hours of operation a week before and during final exams to provide a safe and comfortable research and study environment free of disruption for its students, staff and faculty.
Library Hours During Final Exams:
- Monday, Dec. 2 to Thursday,...
Blackboard 9.1 SP13 Coming in December!
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
An improved Online Learning Environment coming this December.
Most exciting new features include:
- xpLor Learning Object Repository
- Collaborate Web conferencing
- Test Access log
How to check if your computer has file sharing
Friday, November 22, 2013
1. Open a Windows Explorer window
2. Right-click on the OS(C:) drive and select Properties
3. In the properties window, check the Sharing tab, and check Advanced Sharing.
Note that if you are using a public wifi, public shared files can be accessed by other users....
Scholarship Opportunity for Freshmen
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Project 100%, a project of the Center for Civic Engagement, is sponsoring an essay contest to commemorate Dr. King's speech and is encouraging participation and discussion of how the issues of civic rights are still alive today.
The year 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s...
Do you have registration blocks?
Monday, November 18, 2013
Check UTB online for outstanding blocks. Clear them at the locations on the attachment below.
New! Living Well Blood Pressure Machine
Thursday, November 14, 2013
The Office of Human Resources is pleased to announce that the Living Well Blood Pressure Machine has arrived and is ready for use.
The campus community is encouraged to stop by and use the machine conveniently located in the Student Health Services Hallway (Cortez...
Coming Soon! - eduroam is Replacing Libertad for Easier WIFI Access!
Tuesday, November 05, 2013
Simply select the eduroam wireless network. For the username, use your UTB email address, and for your password, use the same one that you use for webmail, Blackboard, etc. No device registration or profile setup needed!
Math tutor position available at ASPIRE
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Position summary: Provide tutoring in course content area, maintain current and accurate records of participant, commit to and maintain scheduled lab hours, maintain constant contact with peer mentors and supervisors, attend staff meetings and perform other duties as assigned.
Hiring L2S Tutors for Spring 2014
Monday, October 14, 2013
We are hiring Tutors for Link2Success (L2S)!
L2S study sessions are built into the course schedule for HIST 1301 & 1302, ENGL 1301 & 1302, MATH 1314 & 1332. L2S tutors are student employees recommended by their professors, and trained by the Learning Enrichment Center. If you teach...
Be part of the Busy Moms Group
Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Student Health Services invites UTB students who are mothers to participate in the Busy Moms Support Group from noon to 1 p.m. every Wednesday in Cortez Hall 224. The purpose of the group is to educate mothers in parenting skills, child development, mental health issues, learning processes,...
Need Food Assistance?
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Student Health Services, BMA Food Bank of Brownsville and BISD's "Youth Connection Project" are working together to provide Snack Bags to students who have substandard living conditions and in need of emergency food assistance.
To see if you qualify for assistance please visit...
FREE Flu Vaccine. Fight the Flu. It starts with you.
Friday, September 06, 2013
Flu vaccines are available to all UTB students. Stop by Student Health Services or call to make an appointment at 956-882-3896. While supplies last....
Student Support Services/ASPIRE - Taking Applications
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Student Support Services/ASPIRE is now taking applications to begin mentoring and tutoring services with the program. Scholarship opportunities are also offered to ASPIRE participants only.
If you are a low income OR first generation OR a student with a disability you qualify to receive our services....