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Appeals Court denies request to rehear Fisher v. UT

 

UTEP named one of nation's 'Best for Vets' colleges

UTEP was named among the country's 'Best for Vets' colleges according to MilitaryTimes.com

UTEP set to offer first Engineering Leadership Bachelor’s Degree in nation

The University of Texas at El Paso is set to offer the first Bachelor of Science in Engineering Leadership in the country.

NM Press Association Foundation grant expands NMSU journalism project

Blending high tech and old school, New Mexico State University’s journalism department and the more than a century old New Mexico Press Association are partnering to help students and working professionals expand their skills.

NMSU’s ‘Road to Discovery’ Homecoming celebration kicks off Nov. 3

New Mexico State University alumni and students will celebrate Homecoming 2014 “NMSU: Road to Discovery” with several events between Nov. 3 and 9.

Irvin-Andress consolidation one of many 'options' for EPISD

Some options are taking shape for El Paso's biggest and oldest school district, currently faced with aging campuses and declining enrollment.

Intel hosts Aggie Innovation Design Challenge at NMSU

Twenty-one engineering students from New Mexico State University participated in a recent Aggie Innovation Design Challenge sponsored by Intel Corp.

TEA directs EPISD Board of Managers to hold 2015 election

The Commissioner of Education for the Texas Education Agency, Michael Williams, has directed El Paso Independent School District's appointed board of managers to order an election to be set on May 9, 2015 to fill school board seats.

Gamboa indictment waiver details colleagues' involvement in EPISD scandal

Two former EPISD leaders have been named as co-conspirators in a case filed against another EPISD administrator in federal court.

UTEP Receives $1.2 Million Grant to prepare bilingual speech language pathologists

The University of Texas at El Paso has received a grant from the U.S.

LIST: UIL approves policy amendments

On Monday, the University Interscholastic League Legislative Council held their final 2014 meeting. The council met in Round Rock to review UIL rules and vote on proposed rule changes. 

LIST: UIL approves music amendments

On Monday, the University Interscholastic League Legislative Council held their final 2014 meeting. The council met in Round Rock to review UIL rules and vote on proposed rule changes. 

LIST: UIL approves athletic amendments

On Monday, the University Interscholastic League Legislative Council held their final 2014 meeting. The council met in Round Rock to review UIL rules and vote on proposed rule changes. 

NMSU's band, wind symphony, and Sundancers to play half-time show at Broncos game Sunday

A group of New Mexico State University students are packing their bags and headed to Denver for the performance of a life time.

Obey the Law: Don’t Pass Stopped School Buses

In conjunction with National School Bus Safety Week (Oct.