UTEP to Honor Veterans, Educators at Final Home Football Game

What: Veterans, those with military affiliations and their families, and educators from throughout Region 19 will be among the honored guests during UTEP’s final home football game in 2013.
When: 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16
Where: Sun Bowl Stadium

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Expert in U.S.-Latin American Relations to Speak at UTEP

What: Centennial Lecture by Shannon O’Neil, senior fellow for Latin American studies at the Council on Foreign Relations
When: 5 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19
Where: Undergraduate Learning Center, room 106

The Centennial Lecture Series welcomes Shannon K. O’Neil, Ph.D., to speak at The University of Texas at El Paso in the second lecture of the academic year. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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UTEP Names New Director of Center for Inter-American and Border Studies

Josiah Heyman, Ph.D., has been appointed director of UTEP’s Center for Inter-American and Border Studies (CIBS), with his term officially beginning Sept. 1, 2014.

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UTEP, Cinemark Partner to Benefit Area Charities

The University of Texas at El Paso has partnered with Cinemark USA to recognize four El Paso area nonprofit organizations for their outstanding work in the community with a donation, as well as a night out at the movies at El Paso’s newest theater.

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GM Challenge to Give UTEP Students Real-World Conundrum

What: Three-day Information Technologies Innovation Challenge for UTEP business and engineering students
When: The challenge begins at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13 and concludes at noon Friday, Nov. 15
Where: Union Building East

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UTEP Music Department to Present Annual Gala

What: Annual Music Gala concert by UTEP music department ensembles
When: 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17
Where: Magoffin Auditorium, UTEP Campus

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Texas Ethics Commission to Hold First Ethics Training Symposium at UTEP

What: Texas Ethics Commission Ethics Training Symposium
When: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14
Where: Tomás Rivera Conference Center, Union Building East, Room 308

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UTEP MEDIA TIP SHEET - WEEK OF NOV. 11, 2013

UTEP MEDIA TIP SHEET - WEEK OF NOV. 11, 2013
Story Leads, Expert Sources, Upcoming Events, Campus Spotlights and Business Announcements

Compiled by UTEP’s University Communications Office for Members of the Media

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