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ON CAMPUS: Wellness beyond basics

July 31, 2019|

by Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University Counseling and Accessibility Services are establishing a lifeline of healthy routines and options for students, faculty, staff and community members. Services include individual and [...]

Sisters Capitalize on Local Education

November 19, 2020|

By Laura Nelson It was a long way from Puerto Rico to Uvalde for sisters Lizandra Figueroa Silva and Nathalia Figueroa-Silva, but once they arrived, they never left. When Lizandra was six and Nathalia five, [...]

The Journey of a Lifetime

April 25, 2019|

• by Stephen Falick • Editor’s note:  Stephen Falick wrote this essay for Susan Spring’s composition class.  In it, he details traveling across the globe to discover a rare animal, and, in the process, discovering [...]

Counseling Clinic Continues Virtual Services

November 12, 2020|

by Laura Nelson When the pandemic started, the Sul Ross State Univ. Rio Grande College Counseling Clinic shifted their client services to a virtual format and experienced unexpected benefits. Before, all clients lived in the [...]

Porvenir: The Quiet Massacre

April 12, 2019|

• by Matthew D. Berkshier • In the early morning hours of January 28, 1918, a tragic event occurred in the tiny village of Porvenir, Texas.  For an entire century, the event went largely unacknowledged.  [...]

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Ky Hamilton Bull Rushes His Way to The Top

September 9, 2020|

New rankings were released by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Ram World Standings for the top bull riders worldwide. A household Sul Ross name sits directly across from the No. 1 slot. Ky Hamilton. [...]

Sul Ross Unveils New Campaign to Mark New Era

August 25, 2020|

They call her V. Her name is Vania Hampton. She plays basketball. Who she will become, behind fierce eyes and iron-clad tenacity, is still being shaped. Her story still being written. Her future still unfolding. But [...]

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News & Features

Sisters Capitalize on Local Education

November 19, 2020|

By Laura Nelson It was a long way from Puerto Rico to Uvalde for sisters Lizandra Figueroa Silva and Nathalia Figueroa-Silva, but once they arrived, they never left. When Lizandra was six and Nathalia five, [...]

Counseling Clinic Continues Virtual Services

November 12, 2020|

by Laura Nelson When the pandemic started, the Sul Ross State Univ. Rio Grande College Counseling Clinic shifted their client services to a virtual format and experienced unexpected benefits. Before, all clients lived in the [...]

Museum of the Big Bend Announces New Welcome Center

November 11, 2020|

Members of Texas’ Clifton and Shirley Caldwell Family have made a generous gift to the Capital Campaign for the Museum of the Big Bend Complex at Sul Ross State University in Alpine. The Caldwells are [...]

Recognition from the Native Plant Society of Texas

November 3, 2020|

Michael Powell PhD, Shirley Powell, and Richard Worthington PhD Receive 5th Award   The authors of The Flowering Plants of the Trans-Pecos and Adjacent Areas  have been awarded the 2020 Correll Award by the Native [...]

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The Desk

ON CAMPUS: Wellness beyond basics

July 31, 2019|

by Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University Counseling and Accessibility Services are establishing a lifeline of healthy routines and options for students, faculty, staff and community members. Services include individual and [...]

The Journey of a Lifetime

April 25, 2019|

• by Stephen Falick • Editor’s note:  Stephen Falick wrote this essay for Susan Spring’s composition class.  In it, he details traveling across the globe to discover a rare animal, and, in the process, discovering [...]

Porvenir: The Quiet Massacre

April 12, 2019|

• by Matthew D. Berkshier • In the early morning hours of January 28, 1918, a tragic event occurred in the tiny village of Porvenir, Texas.  For an entire century, the event went largely unacknowledged.  [...]

Having a Baby and Having the “Baby Blues”

April 11, 2019|

• by Jessica Dixon • Editor’s note:  The following piece, written for Susan Spring’s English 1301 course, reflects on the struggle to identify, accept, and treat postpartum depression. They say that having a baby is [...]

Senior Perspective: Ernest Flores

March 27, 2019|

• by Ernest Flores • Editor’s note: In the following feature, Ernest discusses his undergraduate experiences, academic and professional aspirations, and his mentor's own graduate educational experiences. I am a senior English major at Sul [...]

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Sports

Ky Hamilton Bull Rushes His Way to The Top

September 9, 2020|

New rankings were released by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Ram World Standings for the top bull riders worldwide. A household Sul Ross name sits directly across from the No. 1 slot. Ky Hamilton. [...]

Sul Ross Unveils New Campaign to Mark New Era

August 25, 2020|

They call her V. Her name is Vania Hampton. She plays basketball. Who she will become, behind fierce eyes and iron-clad tenacity, is still being shaped. Her story still being written. Her future still unfolding. But [...]

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