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News & Features2019-04-13T16:38:39+00:00

Lobos travel Europe

by Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University students enjoyed a 10-day excursion to Italy and France this summer as part of the Travels with Sully initiative, a program offering tours each May to a growing list of countries including Spain, Greece, Ireland, Belgium, Australia and New [...]

July 19, 2019|

IN THE NEWS: Gonzalez named Nau Endowed Professor in Habitat Research and Management

The Borderlands Research Institute (BRI) at Sul Ross State University has announced the selection of Dr. Carlos (Lalo) Gonzalez as Assistant Professor of Natural Resource Management and the Nau Endowed Professor in Habitat Research and Management at BRI. “After a lengthy national search, we couldn’t be happier with our selection,” [...]

July 17, 2019|

FEATURE: Naturalist undertakings lead to Master’s in English

By Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Raleigh Darnell’s love for nature informed his graduate studies in the Sul Ross State University Languages and Literature Master of Arts program. He defended his thesis, entitled, “Alexander von Humboldt’s personal narrative in relation to literary journalism,” on Friday July 12. Darnell first [...]

July 17, 2019|

IN THE NEWS: Sul Ross Exes raising fun and scholarships

by Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University Agriculture and Natural Resource Sciences (ANRS) and Rodeo Exes Alumni Association is coming to Alpine for its 43rd Annual 3-day scholarship fundraising event July 19-21. “The entire weekend is open to the public,” Association Vice President Monte Snow said. [...]

July 16, 2019|

Sul Ross graduates gain content knowledge and marketable skills

The Marketable Skills Advisory Committee (MSAC) met Friday, July 12, to provide direction for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Marketable Skills initiative. The initiative is for Sul Ross graduates to complete their academic programs while also acquiring marketable skills. Members of the Marketable Skills Advisory committee include the following: [...]

July 12, 2019|

Tucker named new Dean of College of Education and Professional Studies

by Travis Hendryx, Office of Public Relations Dr. Barbara Tucker has been named the new Dean of College of Education and Professional Studies at Sul Ross State University in an announcement Friday, July 12. Tucker will begin her new position on Monday, July 22. She replaces Dr. Jim Case who [...]

July 12, 2019|

Aug. 1 nomination deadline for 2020 Distinguished Alumni inductions

Nomination Form Nominations for the 2020 Class of Sul Ross State University Distinguished Alumni will be accepted through Thursday, August 1. The 2020 Distinguished Alumni inductees will be announced during the homecoming football game against Texas Lutheran University on October 26. Induction ceremonies will take place during the Alumni Gala [...]

July 11, 2019|

IN THE NEWS: Hendryx named Public Relations Officer

by Shawna Graves, Office of Public Relations Sul Ross State University Office of Public Relations welcomed Travis Hendryx to the role of Public Relations Officer Monday, July 8. Hendryx, an Alpine native and Sul Ross alumnus, graduated in 1998 with a B.A. in English and a minor in Communications. He [...]

July 9, 2019|