Sul Ross to Hold Appreciation Dinner for Federal Employees on Jan. 29

• by Yvonne Realivasquez • Sul Ross State University will offer a complimentary dinner to furloughed federal government employees and their families on Tuesday, Jan. 29 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  The meal is co-sponsored by ARAMARK and will be served through the cafeteria buffet line in the Morgan University [...]

January 23, 2019|

Anti-Bullying Advocate to Speak at SRSU-Uvalde Feb. 18

• hosted of Dr. Tiffany Culver • Anti-bullying advocate John Halligan will speak at the Sul Ross State University-Uvalde Auditorium on Feb. 18.  His presentation for students will begin at 4:30 p.m., followed by a half-hour intermission at 5:30, and a presentation for parents at 6:00. In 2003, John and [...]

January 18, 2019|

Davidson Charitable Foundation Gives $1 Million for BRI Conservation Biology

• courtesy of Borderlands Research Institute • Thanks to a $1 million gift, the Borderlands Research Institute (BRI) has endowed a conservation biology chair at Sul Ross State University.  Dr. Patricia Moody Harveson has been appointed to the newly established position as the James A. "Buddy" Davidson Charitable Foundation Endowed [...]

January 16, 2019|

Sul Ross Library Increases Magazine Offerings

• by Betsy Evans • Last year, the Sul Ross Library acquired digital magazine reading platform Flipster, and also began diversifying its magazine offerings to better reflect patrons' reading interests.  While both new and old physical magazines do not leave the Library, patrons are welcome to come in and read [...]

January 14, 2019|

Archives of the Big Bend Unveils Commencement Program Digital Collection

• courtesy of Lisa Zakharova • The Archives of the Big Bend has uploaded its Sul Ross Commencement Program Collection dating back to 1921.  The programs can be found on the Archives website by clicking HERE. Although the collection is nearly complete, the Archives is still in need of programs [...]

January 10, 2019|

332 Students Make Fall 2018 Dean’s List

• courtesy of the Office of the Registrar • A total of 332 Sul Ross State University students were named to the 2018 fall semester Dean’s List (275 from the Alpine campus and 57 from the Del Rio-Eagle Pass-Uvalde campuses).  The List recognizes students who maintain a grade point average [...]

January 4, 2019|

Sul Ross Students Receive Degrees at 2018 Fall Commencement Ceremonies

• by Paul Slocumb • A total of 330 students, 225 from the Alpine campus and 105 from the Del Rio, Eagle Pass, and Uvalde campuses were candidates for degrees during 2018 Fall Commencement exercises Dec. 14-15 at Sul Ross State University.  Ceremonies took place Friday at the Pete P. [...]

December 16, 2018|

Kappa Delta Pi Chapter Initiates 20 at Sul Ross

• courtesy of the Zeta Delta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi • Twenty undergraduate and graduate students in education were initiated into the Zeta Delta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi on Thursday, Dec. 13th inside Sul Ross State University’s Pete P. Gallego Center.  President Rebecca Garcia and Counselor Dr. Jeanne Qvarnstrom [...]

December 15, 2018|