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 [...]

3 06, 2020

IN THE NEWS: Sul Ross welcomes Dr. Robert Muñoz

2020-06-03T14:05:04+00:00June 3, 2020|

By Laura Nelson, Director of Enrollment Marketing Dr. Robert Muñoz officially began his duties as Vice President of the Middle Rio Grande Campuses in Del Rio, Eagle Pass, and Uvalde on Monday, June 1. He brings a wide variety of experience in higher education to the position, including more than [...]

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 [...]

26 05, 2020

IN THE NEWS: Bachelor of Nursing added to program inventory, gifts and donations acknowledged at Thursday Regents meeting

2020-05-27T19:43:09+00:00May 26, 2020|

The Board of Regents of the Texas State University System authorized Sul Ross State University to add a Bachelor of Science in Nursing to the program inventory at SRSU’s Alpine campus during Thursday’s virtual spring meeting. Sul Ross is developing a proposal to the State Board of Nursing to implement [...]

26 05, 2020

IN THE NEWS: SRSU receives $1.8 million in CARES ACT funding

2020-05-27T13:33:57+00:00May 26, 2020|

Sul Ross State University has received nearly $2 million from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act in an announcement Tuesday, May 26. Sul Ross applied for CARES Act funding on April 15 and received $1,800,000 on April 27. Half of the $1.8 is designated for SRSU students [...]

21 05, 2020

IN THE NEWS: Board of Regents honors President Bill Kibler as President Emeritus during meeting in Austin

2020-05-21T19:00:10+00:00May 21, 2020|

The Texas State University System Board of Regents honored outgoing Sul Ross President Dr. Bill Kibler as President Emeritus during a resolution reading at the Regents spring meeting in Austin Thursday. Dr. Kibler will retire in June after six years as SRSU President. The resolution entitled TSUS/SRSU: Resolution Honoring Dr. [...]

21 05, 2020

IN THE NEWS: Museum receives $75,000 Grant from the Still Water Foundation

2020-05-21T14:52:33+00:00May 21, 2020|

The Museum of the Big Bend received a $75,000 grant from the Still Water Foundation Fund, a component fund of the Permian Basin Area Foundation. The grant was presented to the Museum on May 5. “On behalf of the Museum’s staff and Director’s Advisory Council members, I wish to express [...]

21 05, 2020

IN THE NEWS: SRSU announces 2020 Innovation Grant winners

2020-05-21T13:44:23+00:00May 21, 2020|

Nine Sul Ross State University faculty and staff members were recipients of Innovation Grants in an announcement Wednesday, May 20. The $1000 grants, awarded by the SRSU Office of Institutional Effectiveness, recognized enhancements for programs to promote institutional quality, effectiveness and benefits for Sul Ross students. Spring 2020 winners include: [...]

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 [...]