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Here's what's happening on campus

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Have You Met: Scott Lapinski

Published on Jun 22, 2020 | General

He's the new Director of Financial Aid

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7 growing West Texas industries – and the degrees you need to land a fulfilling job

Published on Jun 16, 2020 | General

You CAN advance your career in the Permian Basin: Find out how

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PJ Woolston Named New VP of Enrollment Management

Published on Jun 15, 2020 | General



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UTPB to offer Three New Computer Science Tracks

Published on May 27, 2020 | General



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3 Alumni Honored for their Leadership

Published on Mar 28, 2019 | General

Three University of Texas Permian Basin alum were recently honored for their leadership and contributions to the West Texas community. Sara Kate Billingsly, Kristi Edwards and Lynda James were recognized by the Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest at their annual Women of Distinction event.

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Scholars Program Opens New Doors for ECHS Students

Published on Feb 19, 2019 | General

Early College High School students are eligible to apply for the Greater Texas Foundation Scholars Program through Friday, February 22nd.

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Nearly 200 Student-Athletes Earn 3.0 GPA

Published on Feb 19, 2019 | General

In the 2018 Fall semester, 197 student-athletes (52%) earned a 3.0 or higher Grade Point Average (GPA). Of these student-athletes, 35 (9%) had a perfect 4.0 GPA last semester.

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Dr. Larry Daniel Named College of Education Dean

Published on Feb 15, 2019 | General

Dr. Daniel comes to UT Permian Basin after serving as dean and professor in the Zucker Family School of Education at The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. He is an educational leader focused on building excellence in faculty and academic programs.

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World Renown Biographer Visits Campus

Published on Feb 7, 2019 | General

The John Ben Shepperd Leadership Institute kicked off its 2019 Distinguished Lecture Series by taking a look at the life and leadership of the famed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

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Partnership with Education Foundation to Grow Teacher Workforce

Published on Feb 6, 2019 | General

It’s no secret that there is a shortage of teachers in the Permian Basin. Local school districts report having hundreds of unfilled teacher positions. To help meet that critical need, The University of Texas Permian Basin is partnering with The Education Foundation to award scholarships to College of Education students.

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First of Distinguished Lecture Series to Feature Praised Churchill Biographer

Published on Jan 30, 2019 | General

The John Ben Shepperd Leadership Institute is kicking off its 2019 Distinguished Lecture Series by taking a look at the life and leadership of the famed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill.

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UT Permian Basin Receives Gift from John Jacob Taylor Charitable Trust

Published on Jan 28, 2019 | General

UT Permian Basin, along with four other area non-profit organizations were officially announced as beneficiaries of the John Jacob Taylor Charitable Trust at a ceremony Monday morning.

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Champions Fund Pushes Student Athletes to Success

Published on Jan 23, 2019 | General

UT Permian Basin is committed to helping student athletes succeed on and off the field. Reality is, we cannot do it without the support of our community – that’s why Athletic Director Scott Farmer helped create the Champions Fund.

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College of Engineering to Host Robotics Competition this Weekend

Published on Jan 22, 2019 | General

The College of Engineering is hosting the 2019 FIRST Tech Challenge Regional Robotics Championship on Saturday, January 26th.

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First Toy Toss Game a Success

Published on Dec 19, 2018 | General



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Alum: "Your Class is Worth it"

Published on Nov 20, 2018 | General



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LGBT + Alliance Lecture to Focus on Love and Faith

Published on Nov 1, 2018 | General



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University Honors Distinguished Alumni

Published on Oct 16, 2018 | General



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It's Homecoming Week!

Published on Oct 9, 2018 | General