CTRC researchers take immunology research to next level

San Antonio (May 11, 2015) — Tyler Curiel, M.D., M.P.H., an oncologist and immunologist at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, is no stranger to news coverage. There’s his own research, his rescue of irreplaceable cancer cell lines in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, and the occasional [...]

JustServe to help organizations find volunteers

Laredo (May 7, 2015) — A group of Laredo area service organization leaders have formed a steering committee to launch a new initiative to provide volunteers for a wide array of community service needs. The initiative, called JustServe Laredo, is a web-based tool for matching volunteers who are looking for service opportunities with organizations in [...]

Julie Ring Named VP of Image and Communications for SA Chamber

San Antonio (Apr 28, 2015) – The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce Julie Ring has been named Vice President Image and Communications. In this role, she will be responsible for telling the Chamber’s story to the San Antonio community, furthering its brand identity as the largest pro-business organization in South Texas. [...]

Phase 1 of Nueces River Rail Yard Opens

    Corpus Christi (Apr 20, 2015) — A momentous occasion has arrived as Phase I of the Nueces River Rail Yard (NRRY) at Port Corpus Christi officially opened on Friday, April 10, 2015, bringing representatives from the top Class 1 U.S. railroads, Port Commissioners, and regional and national dignitaries together to ceremoniously drive railroad [...]

Dr. Havidán Rodríguez receives leadership award from AAHHE

Edinburg (Apr 13, 2015) – The American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education recently selected Dr. Havidán Rodríguez, president ad interim of The University of Texas-Pan American, to receive the prestigious Alfredo G. de los Santos Jr. Distinguished Leadership in Higher Education Award. The award is given to an outstanding administrator in the field of [...]