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The Hispanic Heritage Month is the period from September 15 to October 15 in the United States, when people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States and celebrate the group’s heritage and culture. More
Eagle Pass Campus had several events through out the month to celebrate Hispanic Heritage starting with Sept. 20th Kick-off the semester with chips & salsa, Sept 29th Hispanic Heritage Speaker Mr. Cerna from IBC , Oct. 6th "Sweet Bread", Oct. 13th Nacho Fest.
Student Activities also hosted a Hispanic Heritage Photograph Contest the winner was Tatiana A. Gonzalez.
Student Activities will like to thank everyone that helped out during these events as well as all the participants.Full Article >>>
The SWTJC Del Rio Campus Creative Arts Club (CAC) will be hosting their first 5k walk/run/fly event, W.I.N.G.S (Women In Need Getting Support) on May 21, 2016. The event is to help raise money for the New Horizons Women’s Shelter. The event will start at Greenwood Park. Pre-Registration is $15, Registration the day of the event is $20 with a $5 credit for any approved donated items. This particular event is spearheaded by Elvira Ahkothe, aka Eevee and current club President Cynthia R. Garcia. “I initially thought of the 5k, but as a group we all agreed it was a good idea to help the Women's Shelter. As a Club it would be a good idea for us as a group to give back to the community and to give ourselves some exposure as well,” said Ahkothe. The event starts at 7:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. there will be music, and entertainment. This event is opened to the public; we hope to see students, faculty and staff from SWTJC supporting this event.Full Article >>>
SWTJC Del Rio held the Starburst Festival in honor and recognition of the 2015-16 graduates and award recipients. The award ceremony was held on Thursday, May 12th at 7 p.m. followed by a reception and dance, in the Amistad Room (building A). Photos
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On September 27, 2016, the Eagle Pass Library had an event to celebrate Banned Book Week. Students stopped by the library to play Kahoot and take pictures to celebrate the freedom to read. Thank you to everyone who participated and keep reading banned books! PhotosFull Article >>>
SWTJC Del Rio held its first Annual Christmas at the College Tuesday, December 1st. Attendees were treated to Christmas carols from the Del Rio High School Choir, pan dulce and hot chocolate, and the arrival of Santa Claus. Children of all ages lined up to take pictures with Santa including parents, students, and staff. Visit our FaceBook page for more PHOTOS.Full Article >>>
Eagle Pass, Texas - The Beta Lambda Gamma Chapter of the International Honor Society Phi Theta Kappa inducted 33 new members this fall at Southwest Texas Junior College during a ceremony held Sept 30th in Eagle Pass. Photos
New members inducted include Karina Aguirre, Elizabeth Alfres, Briana Andrade, Jorge Balino, Judith Barrera, Mona Jessica Barrera, Nora Isabela Carrillo, Baldemar Delgado, Nyomi Esquivel, Giselle Fernandez, Mirsa Flores, Diana Marissa Gallegos, Dacia Gamez, Lariza Gonzalez, Virginia Gonzalez, Priscilla Hernandez and Alexya Herrera.
Also inducted were, Tristian Alica Huerta, Zenaida E. Ibarra, Abraham Javalera, Melissa Jurado, Marcela Mares, Andrea Martinez, Cynthia Martinez, Jordin Molina, Kimberly Alitza Pena, Juan Carlos Reyes, Daniel Rincon, April Rodriguez, Magaly Salazar, Kassandra Tovar, Sonia Valenzuela and Valeria Vasquez.
SWTJC Vice-President Gilbert Bermea Jr. welcomed guests to the fall induction ceremony.Full Article >>>
The SWTJC Veteran’s Affairs Office held its annual Veteran's Day Luncheon on the Del Rio campus Tuesday, Nov. 10th to honor veterans for their service.
Local veterans from all branches of service were invited. Former SWTJC English instructor, Patrick Dugan, Retired USMC, was the guest speaker. Willie Braudaway, USAF veteran and SWTJC Del Rio librarian, sang the National Anthem.
Sponsors for the luncheon include the Veteran’s Affairs Office, Registrar’s Office, the Catholic Club, Vice President of Student Services, Margot Mata and the Outreach Department. PHOTOSFull Article >>>
SWTJC Del Rio Campus held its 2nd Annual Fall Fiesta event on Thursday, October 22nd. This year’s event was held inside the Academic B Building due to inclement weather. Fall Fiesta is a Student Involvement Fair devised to provide information on college resources available on campus. Recruiters from TAMU-SA, TAMIU-Laredo, Our Lady of the Lake University, Park University, and U.S. Customs & Border Protection were available to answer students questions.
In addition to the educational activities, each department/organization booth provided games and goodies for each participant. The event ended with pizza and door prizes.
For more photos of the event visit our FaceBook page.Full Article >>>
SWTJC Eagle Pass Campus had their end of year bbq on May 12th at 5pm in F 120.
Instructors, staff and faculty were treated to some good old fashion brisket, beans and potato salad to celebrate another successful year. more pics
We also congratulated Mr. Robert Koening Biology Instructor on his retirement. We would like to thank everyone that made this year possible.Full Article >>>
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