Orange Mass, Arts Tour Among February’s Centennial Highlights

By Daniel Perez

UTEP News Service

El Paso icon Rosa Guerrero took an orange cloth and demonstrated how she would wave it around to encourage parishioners at Sacred Heart Catholic Church to participate in the special “Orange Mass” next month as part of The University of Texas at El Paso’s ongoing Centennial Celebration.

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Local Artists Reveal Centennial Pickaxe Creations

By Lisa Y. Garibay­­

UTEP News Service

El Paso-based painter Jeff Litchfield was “blown away” not only to have his work on display, but also for the opportunity to be part of a team.

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Prep Session for Student Veterans Part of Spring Career Fairs

By Daniel Perez

UTEP News Service

As a Naval aviation boatswain mate, Alicia Johnson directed aircraft aboard the flight deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier.  The Chicago native was confident in her abilities as a leader, teacher and administrator, and comfortable in her military role.

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Health Sciences Assistant Professor Goes Global

By Laura L. Acosta

UTEP News Service

The first time Celia Pechak traveled overseas, she found herself in the middle of the 1990 People's Movement revolution in Nepal.

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LIVE Event Focuses on Leadership Skills, Student Engagement

By Daniel Perez

UTEP News Service

As a UTEP freshman five years ago, Gina Cortez looked for ways to enhance her campus experience. She found them through UTEP LIVE.

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Biennial Art Show Shines the Spotlight on UTEP Faculty Work

By Lisa Y. Garibay

UTEP News Service

A four-decade tradition returns to the UTEP campus when the Department of Art Biennial Faculty Exhibition opens at the Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts on Thursday, Jan. 30.

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UTEP Dinner Theatre Kicks Off Centennial Year With Smokey Joe’s Café

By Lisa Y. Garibay

UTEP News Service

Ten years ago, a musical revue featuring 39 of the most popular songs ever recorded busted box office records as a standing-room-only hit for the UTEP Dinner Theatre.

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INSS Program Launches Master’s Degree, Celebrates Student Success

By Lisa Y. Garibay

UTEP News Service

Recent student successes and a new master’s program poised to start in February have the faculty in UTEP’s Intelligence and National Security Studies (INSS) program energized to start the spring semester.

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