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4 06, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: SRSU academic assessment program coordinators recognized

2020-06-04T21:19:23+00:00June 4, 2020|

Sul Ross State University faculty members were honored recently for their work as academic assessment program coordinators. Each year faculty members, serving as program coordinators, write assessment reports on the 53 academic programs that SRSU offers students. The reports are designed to assess how successful students have been in the [...]

2 06, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: SRSU students wrap up National Survey of Student Engagement

2020-06-02T13:40:27+00:00June 2, 2020|

The annual National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) recently closed with 240 Sul Ross State University students participating from the Alpine, Del Rio, Eagle Pass and Uvalde campuses. The survey is an important measure of how students think about the quality of collegiate life at Sul Ross. Students were asked [...]

20 05, 2020

FEATURE: Longtime SRSU and Del Rio educator and community servant to retire

2020-05-20T20:24:42+00:00May 20, 2020|

by Laura Nelson, Director of Enrollment Marketing Sul Ross State University’s Dr. Fernando Z. Quiz will retire at the end of May after more than 20 years of service. A native of Santa Ana, Calif., his family lived in a middle class neighbor in a diverse military community. Fernando and [...]

20 05, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: Campus administration reflects on online survey results

2020-05-20T13:51:34+00:00May 20, 2020|

On April 20, Sul Ross State University launched a survey of all faculty and students to learn how COVID-19 was affecting university life and operations.  A total of 577 students and 73 faculty participated in the survey. One key finding from the survey indicated that faculty were concerned about students [...]

18 05, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: 24/7 Blackboard tech support now available to SRSU faculty and students

2020-05-18T16:31:28+00:00May 18, 2020|

Initiative is first phase of TSUS shared services with SHSU Online Sul Ross State University faculty and students now have a 24/7 Blackboard Online Support Desk and toll free hotline available. The new feature was made available on Monday, May 18 and coincides with the start of the 2020 summer terms. The [...]

15 05, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: Sul Ross MRGC professor and community leader set to retire

2020-05-15T15:47:18+00:00May 15, 2020|

By Laura Nelson, Director of Enrollment Marketing  As a little girl, Monica Gutierrez used to sneak into the elementary school across the street from where she lived to “steal” papers out of the trash cans once classes were over for the day so she and her friends could play “real” [...]

5 05, 2020

NEWS AND FEATURES: SRSU salutes teachers during National Teachers Day, May 5

2020-05-05T14:13:34+00:00May 5, 2020|

The Sul Ross State University Education Department, in conjunction with the National Education Honor Society Kappa Delta Pi, is recognizing teachers during the annual National Teachers Day today, May 5. National Teachers Day is part of an annual initiative to celebrate teachers during National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 4-8. “Sul [...]

4 05, 2020

FEATURE: SRSU and medical personnel team up to combat COVID-19 via 3-D printing

2020-05-04T18:19:21+00:00May 4, 2020|

Members of the Sul Ross State University faculty are collaborating with local doctors and nurses in the fight against COVID-19. According to Dr. Jennifer Miller Ray, Educational Instructional Technology Coordinator, through the use of campus 3-D printers, SRSU faculty and medical professionals are devising innovative methods in developing personal protection [...]

27 04, 2020

FEATURE: BRI professor pivots to cope with COVID-19

2020-04-27T16:37:54+00:00April 27, 2020|

When you are a professor who teaches wildlife management courses to undergraduate and graduate students, you get used to things not always going as planned. Wildlife doesn’t always cooperate. A field research day might get rained out. A hypothesis might not pan out as a student expected. So, when the [...]