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Thirty-five Del Rio SWTJC students were inducted into the Alpha Omega Iota chapter of Phi Theta Kappa for Spring 2017. They responded to an invitation from Dr. Hector Gonzalez to join Phi Theta Kappa based on their academic achievement, good moral character, and recognized qualities of citizenship.
New members include Mariela Alcorta, Nadia Alvarado, Danielle Alejandra Arias, Giovanna Cardenas, Liliana Cardenas, Katrina Ann Carter, A J Cuellar, Todd David Cullinane, Analaura Davila, Alexis Ann Davis, Amanda Nicole Delgado, and Cynthia Elguezabal.
Also inducted were Kaitlyn Josephine Garcia, Carolynn Marie Garza, Yajaira Gomez, Amanda Lee Guardiola, Jacqueline Maria Kiniskey, Nicole M Liljequist, Naomi Guadalupe Martinez, Rosa Icela Martinez, and Marimar Meza.
Other students inducted include Adrana Salinas Montejano, Valeria Montoya, Dalila Abigail Morales, Elizabeth V Osorio, Esai Patiño, Iliana Reyes, Erin Celine Riley, Victoria Elizabeth Rios, Rocio Rodriguez, Serina Monique Rush, Eduardo Salazar, Ricardo Sandoval Jr., and Nicole Vasquez.
Dr. Gonzalez’ invitation said, “Membership in Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor Society for Two-Year Colleges, is a highly coveted honor” among SWTJC students. He also encouraged, “I believe the activities and fellowship you [will] enjoy as a member [will] be a valuable addition to your college experience.”
Family, friends, and SWTJC faculty and staff honored the Phi Theta Kappa inductees in the Sul Ross-Rio Grande College auditorium and enjoyed a reception across the hall afterward.
The Alpha Omega Iota chapter of Phi Alpha Theta meets weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. Chapter advisors are Dr. Nancy Masterson and Mr. Doug Braudaway.Full Article >>>
The PHI Theta Kappa Headquarters awarded Math Instructor Mr. Paul Kimble for his years of service as a PTK Advisor.
Mr. Paul Kimble has been an advisor for PTK for the past 15years. Advisors are truly the life blood of the organization, Southwest Texas Junior College is delighted he is being recognized for his years of service. Pictured Vice President Mr. Gilbert Bermea awarding Mr. Paul Kimble with a pin for his years of service.Full Article >>>
Derek Sandoval was promoted to vice president of administrative services on April 20 by the Southwest Texas Junior College board of trustees.
Sandoval previously served as vice president in charge of the Del Rio campus. He started his SWTJC career as an instructor in 1995. In 2007 he became kinesiology department chair until his current Del Rio position in 2013.
He was selected SWTJC Outstanding Faculty Member in 2012.
Sandoval earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Tech University and a Master of Education from Texas State University.
Sandoval’s new position will be based in Uvalde.
Eagle Pass, Texas - The Beta Lambda Gamma Chapter of the International Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa inducted 14 new members this spring at Southwest Texas Junior College during a ceremony held March 7th in Eagle Pass. MORE
New members inducted include Julia Escalante, Lesllie Garza, Antonio Gonzalez, Jacob Guerra, Magaly Hernandez, Clarissa Hernandez, Conrado Jimenez, Nojem Libson, Priscilla Orozco, Kassandra Ponce, Cosme A. Rodriguez, Abigail Ruiz, Jaqueline Sesatty and Julianna Vasquez.. Current Beta Lambda Gamma Chapter members participating in the ceremony were Amanda Martinez, Joanna Castro, Olga Flores, Azalia Martinez and Tristan Huerta. Guest Speaker was Paul Kimble- SWTJC Math Instructor.
To earn membership in Phi Theta Kappa, students must have completed at least 12 semester hours with at least a 3.5 GPA. Students must also be currently enrolled in at least six hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA to remain members in good standingFull Article >>>
SWTJC Eagle Pass promoted Spring Break Safety Week with a variety of activities. Starting Monday, March 6th "Know Your Limits" Banner Pledge flyers, bracelets and pamphlets on alcohol awareness were distributed in C building 11am - 1pm. As well as Drugged Driving Poster Contest that had over 30 entries winner Abraham Javalera pictured with Mrs. Sonia Alvarez Advisor. PICS
On Wednesday, March 7th Don't be a Sucker" students played games and Thursday, March 9th was BYOB party - "Bring your own Banana" students were treated to banana splits in F building.
The Spring Break Safety Week event was sponsored by Student Activities Office.Full Article >>>
Eagle Pass, Texas - The Beta Lambda Gamma Chapter of the International Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa inducted 37 new members this spring at Southwest Texas Junior College during a ceremony held Feb. 24th in Eagle Pass. Photos
New members inducted include Joelly A Aguilar Infante, Amanda Appleton, Oro Almaguer, Juan Barrientos, Heber A. Carrillo, Lindsey Carrillo, Marlene Coronado, Geronimo De La Cruz, Diana Carolina De Luna, Jesus Esquivel, David Galan, Jorge Gleason, Denisse Gonzalez, Topacio Guevara, Roxana A. Hernandez, Lysette Huerta, Hilda M. Lopez, Wendy R. Lopez and Christina Martinez.Full Article >>>
Southwest Texas Junior College Fiancial Aid Department Mrs. Janel Fernnadez and Mrs. Mari Villareal in Eagle Pass are recognized for achieving the 4DX Silver certificate. Pictured Mrs. Janell Fernandez, Mari Villareal and Vice-President Mr. Gilbert Bermea. The Team worked diligently to achieve the level. Congratulations on their achievement to the team.Full Article >>>
The March Major Madness event was held on Feb. 27th - March 2nd. The event was especially designed to help students discover their interests, learn about majors, match careers to their major, and interact and network with professionals from multiple disciplines and professions on a personal level. Choosing a major is one of the most important decisions students will ever make! And making the right one is the key to their success! Many students are confused and unsure of what career path to follow. The resource fair was intended to make students aware of specific fields in the industry and possible career options. Thank you all that participated. PicsFull Article >>>
SWTJC Del Rio Student Activities sponsored Spring Break Safety Week with a variety of activities starting Monday, March 6th through Thursday, March 9th. On Monday students signed the "These Hands Know Limits" Banner and were treated to snacks. Dr. Owen Simwale, Infectious Diseases Coordinator at Val Verde Regional Medical Center, gave a presentation on Tuesday in the Amistad room. The topic was Reproductive Health. Members from United Medical Center handed out information on the health services available.
Thursday, March 9th was B.Y.O.B-S. "Build your own Banana-split". Students were treated to banana splits in Building B Atrium. Safety week culminated with the 1st Annual Grilling with the VP Student Cook off. Four teams participated: Campus Light, Phi Theta Kappa, The Psycho’s, and STEM Club. In the end, Campus Light was the victor. The club will be treated to a pizza party. Spring Break Safety Week event was sponsored by Student Activities Office. PHOTOSFull Article >>>
Southwest Texas Junior College Computer Informational Technology Department instructor Mr. Luis Perez in Eagle Pass is recognized for the 4DX Silver certificate.Full Article >>>
Congratulations to SWTJC Del Rio Advising team on their 4DX Silver Certificate achievement! Pictured L to R: Marilyn Casson and Advising Director, Stephanie Cerna.Full Article >>>
Congratulations to SWTJC Del Rio Student Success & Engagement team on their 4DX Silver Certificate achievement! Pictured L to R: Eva De Anda and Laura Gloria.Full Article >>>
SWTJC students, faculty and staff enjoyed free hotdogs, chips and sodas at the Welcome Back for the spring semester on Feb. 2nd. Special thanks to Mr. Bermea, faculty and staff who volunteered their time to make this event a success. PicsFull Article >>>
Congratulations to SWTJC Del Rio Student Success & Engagement team on their 4DX Silver Certificate achievement! Pictured L to R: Sonia Adan-Medina and Margarita Garcia.Full Article >>>
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