Among the many funding streams in the CARES Act, Texas state and local governments received $11,243,461,000 via the Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF).
EDINBURG — The Museum of South Texas History is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month during the Sunday Speaker Series Online presentation titled, “Taking South Texas Art to the World: Perspectives from Valley Artists,” featuring actor Valente Rodriguez, author David Rice and professional dancer Andrea Guajardo. The Sunday Speaker Series Online presentation will broadcast live at 2 p.m. Oct. 4 on Facebook Live.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today recognized 367 schools as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2020. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD’s own Kelly-Pharr Elementary in Pharr was one of the schools recognized with this honor.
Blood drives are cancelled, so your individual donations matter now more than ever. We are now testing all donors for COVID-19 antibodies. Whether you're eligible to give whole blood or recovered from COVID-19 and can donate convalescent plasma, you are saving lives.
The UTRGV Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (UTRGV SAAC) on Monday, September 21, 2020, unveiled Vaqueros United, an initiative that utilizes the UTRGV Athletics platform to engage in meaningful conversations on racism and social injustice while promoting peace, equality, human rights and social justice.