• May 19, 2022

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CREEED Chairman Richard A. Castro honored with 2021 Texas Higher

Wednesday morning Richard A. Castro, Chair of the Council on Regional Economic Expansion and Educational Development (CREEED) Board was awarded the 2021 Texas Higher Education Distinguished Service Award. “My grandmother came to this country believing that with education and hard work, anyone could be a success,” said Richard A. Castro. “That was true for me, […]Read More

Thousands of dollars in scholarships now available for El Paso

Scholarships available – The Paso del Norte Community Foundation (PdNCF) has advanced its efforts in the facilitation and promotion of its diverse 2022 scholarship opportunities for eligible students in the region.  With approaching deadlines as early as April 1st, students are encouraged to visit the PdNCF website to view a variety of scholarships and begin […]Read More

Paso del Norte Community Foundation reminds area youth of upcoming

The Paso del Norte Community Foundation (PdNCF) is inviting area students to “Explore. Apply. Succeed! ” via a portfolio of diverse scholarship opportunities. PdNFC officials say that for 2021, more than 10 scholarship opportunities with more than $50,000 in awards are available for students in the region! With approaching deadlines as early as March 31st, […]Read More

Mayor Dee Margo launches Economic Task Force, releases names of

On Wednesday, Mayor Dee Margo convened a task force to discuss rebuilding the El Paso economy. Members of the task force include representatives from all sectors of the business community, including builders, contractors, Hotel/Motel Association, finance, insurance, Restaurant Association, manufacturing and healthcare. “The health and safety of the community is my first priority, and must […]Read More

EPCC, UTEP, McDonalds Announce Partnership to Benefit Students

Officials with El Paso Community College (EPCC), the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and McDonald’s El Paso announced Monday a scholarship partnership between the three organizations. Attendees included Dr. William Serrata, EPCC President, Dr. Diana Natalicio, UTEP President and Richard Castro of McDonald’s El Paso. For 2019, McDonald’s El Paso will be awarding $50,000 […]Read More

UTEP President Honored With ‘Leadership Trailblazer Award’ by CommUnity en

UTEP President Diana Natalicio has earned another honor, being recognized as one of El Paso’s most pivotal leaders by CommUnity en Acción, a group of business and civic leaders who work to bolster the region’s Hispanic community. President Natalicio was awarded the organization’s inaugural Leadership Trailblazer award, which was presented during the 2nd annual Latino […]Read More

YISD’s Dr. Xavier De La Torre Elected As Chair of

Dr. Xavier De La Torre, Superintendent of Schools at the Ysleta Independent School District, was unanimously elected to serve as the 2019 chair of the Texas Urban Council of Superintendents, a network of the state’s largest urban school districts that meets regularly to discuss governance, leadership, management, governmental relations, and other topics relevant to traditional […]Read More