• January 21, 2021

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UTEP Undergraduates secure prestigious Gilman Scholarship

Seven undergraduate students at The University of Texas at El Paso have secured the opportunity to study abroad through the U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, one of the nation’s most prestigious scholarship programs. “The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program gives our talented and determined students an opportunity to set themselves […]Read More

UTEP Tennis Team Secures ITA All-Academic Team Status

For the fifth straight year, the UTEP tennis team has been named an ITA All-Academic Team. Additionally, nine members of the squad were recognized as ITA scholar athletes. They were Thássane Abrahim, Lyric Bonilla, Ailyn Castañeda, Eve Daniels, Elena Dibattista, Ana Gonzalez, Kathleen Percegona, Lina Sachica and Vanessa Valdez. “I am extremely proud of the […]Read More

UTEP set to begin mobile ticketing for 2020-21 Athletics Events

UTEP will transition to mobile ticketing for all athletics events beginning this fall, Director of Athletics Jim Senter announced on Thursday. “Mobile ticketing has become a national trend and we’re excited to get on board during a time that fans are most concerned about their safety,” Senter said.  “This will enable contactless entry into our […]Read More

Three Miners named All-America Scholars by the GCAA

A trio of UTEP men’s golfers have been awarded for their efforts in the classroom and on the links with Oskar Ambrosius, Santiago Castilla and Eduardo Gonzalez being named Second Wave Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars by the Golf Coaches Association of America. This past season, Ambrosius led UTEP with a 72.0 stroke average in 21 […]Read More

UTEP Volleyball earns AVCA Academic Award

For the fourth year in a row, UTEP’s volleyball program has been recognized for academic excellence by earning the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award. The award, initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors volleyball teams that maintain a year-long grade-point average of 3.30 on a 4.0 scale or 4.10 on a 5.0 scale. According to department […]Read More

Luis Hernandez appointed as UTEP Vice President for Information Resources

Tuesday morning, University of Texas at El Paso officials announced the appointment of Luis Hernandez as vice president for information resources, effective July 27, 2020. Hernandez will oversee the University’s information resources support services, including the departments of Enterprise Computing, Telecommunication Infrastructure, Technology Support, the Information Security Office and System Integration. Hernandez is a two-time […]Read More

UTEP wins International Award for Endowment Management System

The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) recently awarded The University of Texas at El Paso a Circle of Excellence Grand Gold Award for its Endowment Management System (EMS). “The EMS platform is unlike any I’ve seen in my more than 15 years in higher education advancement,” said Jake Logan, vice president for […]Read More

UTEP Offensive Coordinator Mike Canales guests on this week’s “Picks

For this week’s episode of the “Picks Up Podcast,” the “Voice of the Miners,” Jon Teicher, sits down with UTEP Offensive Coordinator and Quarterbacks Coach Mike Canales. Canales gives updates on the Miner football team as it continues preparations for the 2020 season. Mike Canales will enter his third season as UTEP’s offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach […]Read More

UTEP Track and Field Squad honored by USTFCCCA

NEW ORLEANS – The UTEP men’s and women’s track and field programs were honored to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross-Country Coaches Association All-Academic Teams on Thursday.  The Miners were recognized by the USTFCCCA for their achievements in the classroom, as the men’s program posted a 3.03 grade point average (GPA) and the women’s registered […]Read More

Despite COVID-19 impact, UTEP sees record Summer Enrollment

Thursday afternoon, University of Texas at El Paso officials released that the college saw record enrollment for Summer 2020, with 12,981 students enrolled in both Summer I and Summer II terms taking a total of 87,365 semester credit hours. “Our students are determined to get an education and we will adapt to help them,” said Heather Wilson, […]Read More