Tag: UTRGV

UTRGV halts vaccine registration due to overwhelming requests

The amount of vaccine requests has overwhelmed the University of Texas School of Medicine and UT Health RGV, prompting the temporary suspension of registrations...

UTRGV vaccine information campaign combats conspiracies

The COVID-19 vaccine is not a medium of control such as implanting a microchip in the blood, UTRGV School of Medicine Dean Dr. John...

Extra doses may give a boost to vaccination capabilities

Extra doses of the COVID-19 vaccine are being found in the vials sent by Pfizer BioNTech that, if used, would allow more people to...

Valley higher ed students mark the end of a challenging semester

Pedro Suarez’s mother didn’t get to see him graduate with an associate degree in nursing this weekend. A former educator, Suarez’s mother would frequently stay...

UTRGV bids farewell to historic radio telescope

The collapse of the massive radio telescope at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico on Dec. 1 was felt more than 2,000 miles away...

UTRGV wins computer exploring award

By LETTY FERNANDEZ UTRGV is one of just 50 institutions from around the world to receive a 2020 Google exploreCSR grant, awarded to help grow...

CNN anchor intimate in discussion with UTRGV students

The Anderson Cooper on display for attendees of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley’s second distinguished speaker discussions of the year Saturday night...

UTRGV School of Medicine opens fourth site in Harlingen

HARLINGEN — Officials at UTRGV’s medical school announced Monday the university will open a fourth COVID-19 testing location, this one in Harlingen. The site, located...

UTRGV receives $38,000,000 gift from Legacy Foundation

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley was given what the school calls a transformative and remarkable gift. During a news conference at the UTRGV...