• September 23, 2020

Tags : Heather Wilson

UTEP President to be appointed to National Science Board

Heather Wilson, President of The University of Texas at El Paso, will be appointed to serve a six-year term on the National Science Board, which provides advice and oversight for the National Science Foundation (NSF). President Donald Trump announced his intent to appoint President Wilson on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, for a six-year term. “I look forward […]Read More

Heather Wilson named president of UT El Paso

Tuesday morning, the UT System Board of Regents named Heather Wilson, Ph.D., the next president of The University of Texas at El Paso. She begins her new role August 15, 2019. Wilson’s accomplished career in public service and higher education has spanned more than 35 years and includes top leadership roles in higher education, the […]Read More

Backlash builds against UTEP president nominee Heather Wilson

Earlier this month, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson was chosen as the next president of the University of Texas at El Paso, with President Donald Trump’s Twitter blessings and praise. But over the past few weeks, she’s faced backlash from students, professors and local activists over her anti-LGBTQ record and concerns about her ability to support the school’s diverse […]Read More