Greening up: PSJA school gains federal grant lo lead sustainability efforts

PHARR — A recent $50,000 grant awarded to Buell Central High School is slated to help students extend their in-house sustainability efforts to the...

UTRGV intern program offers help to local businesses

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Center for Innovation and Commercialization (CIC) is offering paid internships to students in the UTRGV Robert C....

UTRGV renews $1.5 million grant for full-day child care

EDINBURG — A grant awarded by the United States Department of Education is giving students at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley a...

UTRGV students air parking concerns

EDINBURG — Parking at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley was addressed again this week when the Student Government Association held a meeting...

La Joya superintendent receives $300,000 severance deal

La Joya schools Superintendent Alda Benavides signed a non-disclosure agreement with the district and will receive severance pay of more than $300,000 with regard...

UT partnership with TEA yields opportunity for UTRGV and area districts

EDINBURG — Over the next three years, the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will be one of five UT System institutions to lead...

Brownsville native named to Biden education transition team

Brownsville native Norma V. Cantú, a University of Texas law school and school of education professor, has been named to President-elect Joe Biden’s 20-member...

Mercedes schools cut work days for some to save funds

MERCEDES — Mercedes school board trustees approved reducing the days worked for some district employees in a 5-2 vote during a board meeting Monday...

UTRGV to open recruiting office in Matamoros

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley plans to open a recruiting office in Matamoros.The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley plans to open...

PSJA releases draft of charter proposal

PHARR — With a few days left before teachers are asked to vote on a plan to adopt a plan that could give their...