NEWS AND FEATURES: SRSU students bring sustainability lessons to Alpine Elementary School

“Recycle, Reduce, Reuse!” Third graders in Ms. Jennifer Mustain’s library classes explored that message with the guidance of Sul Ross students in the Teacher Education Program. The children learned the importance of trees as they read The Lorax by Dr. Seuss. They also discovered ways to recycle or reuse plastics, [...]

February 27, 2020|

NEWS AND FEATURES: Sul Ross MRGC’s Dr. Claudia Wright to retire March 31

Dr. Claudia Rodriguez Wright, Director of Academic Affairs at Sul Ross State University Middle Rio Grande Campuses (MRGC) has announced her retirement after more than 30 years in the legal and education system. Dr. Rodriguez Wright will retire March 31. “Dr. Rodriguez Wright has diligently served Sul Ross State University [...]

February 17, 2020|

Education students design lessons celebrating Black History Month

In recognition of Black History Month, students in Dr. Jeanne Qvarnstrom's Education 3301 Course Curriculum and Instruction for Classroom Teachers designed lesson plans to teach about Black history and culture. On Thursday, February 13, Sul Ross students presented their lessons to third graders at Alpine Elementary School during Librarian Ms. [...]

February 13, 2020|

NEWS AND FEATURES: Students in focus for Quality Enhancement Plan

Sul Ross State University is celebrating the second year of implementation for the Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) with a focus on communication skills. Faculty offer customized courses in a variety of subjects that feature writing, speaking and visual skills. To advertise the importance of these communication skills, each spring semester, [...]

February 12, 2020|

FEATURE: SRSU Ultimate makes its way into National Rankings

Fifteen years ago this fall, Sul Ross State University adopted a non-contact club sport that has steadily gained popularity with students and surrounding communities. Over the years Sul Ross Ultimate worked its way into a competitive collegiate sport team and is currently among the top 25 best Ultimate Division III [...]

February 10, 2020|

NEWS FEATURE: Focusing on Enrollment at SRSU

For the first time in its history, Sul Ross State University has developed a comprehensive analysis of enrollment trends and data across its four campuses. The Strategic Enrollment Management Plan (SEM), completed in December 2019, contains strategies to grow the university’s enrollment over time, in a sustainable manner. Following Dr. [...]

February 6, 2020|