NEWS AND FEATURES: Open educational resources benefit students

Sul Ross State University faculty were recently surveyed to assess how widespread the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) is in courses offered. Fifty-three percent of faculty surveyed reported that they have used OER in their courses. Another 29 percent said they were extremely or very familiar with OER. Other [...]

June 26, 2020|

FEATURE: SRSU student reflects on time stranded overseas

The fallout of the current COVID-19 pandemic has touched nearly every aspect of life for the entire global population. But for Sul Ross State University senior Industrial Technology major Rodric Allen, the crisis has hit not only close to home but away from home. A native of La Marque, Allen [...]

June 24, 2020|

FEATURE: Dino Duet! Paleontology teams SRSU grad and faculty for research work in BBNP

“What do they have in there, King Kong?” Dr. Ian Malcom, Jurassic Park For more than two decades, Steve Wick’s love of dinosaurs and paleontology has taken the Sul Ross State University graduate to some of the most remote pockets and crevices of Big Bend National Park. From digging, chiseling [...]

June 23, 2020|

NEWS AND FEATURES: SRSU offers online post baccalaureate certification as Educational Diagnostician

Students considering graduate school at Sul Ross State University will have the option of earning a Master's of Education or post baccalaureate certification as an Educational Diagnostician completely online. “We have been progressing toward this goal for some time and we are excited to offer our courses 100% online to [...]

June 12, 2020|

NEWS AND FEATURES: Honoring Achievement

By Laura Nelson, Director of Enrollment Marketing One of the highlights of the academic year for students who attend Sul Ross State Univ. at the Del Rio, Eagle Pass, and Uvalde campuses is the spring banquet. Faculty, staff, and students gather to celebrate honors students, scholarship recipients, and campus favorites. [...]

June 10, 2020|

FEATURE: This Major Annual Texas Event Didn’t Miss a Beat

Trappings of Texas runs through August 2 By Brenda Kissko for Visit Alpine In a time when we’re all learning to appreciate a slower pace of life, a beloved Western event offers us the opportunity to engage with true cowboys and cowgirls of our era and obtain our own one-of-a-kind [...]

June 5, 2020|