Centennial Stories – William Gebler

By on January 15, 2015

“You know, what would El Paso be like without UTEP? You can look at it in the other context. And it would not be the same city.”
-William Gebler, Bachelor of Business Administration – Class of 1963

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Centennial Stories – UTEP Theater

By on January 28, 2015

“Performing for kids a little tougher because, you know, they can be very critical sometimes. I love performing for kids and to see their reaction when they laugh at the end of the show is really an experience.” -Raul Chavez, Senior, Theater Performance

UTEP – Connecting Across Borders

By on January 21, 2015

"Me encanta de UTEP tres aspectos. Es una Universidad que cuenta con unos espacios maravillosos. Es una universidad americana, pero que tiene una calidez y una manera excelente de acoger a los estudiantes hispanos. Es una institución reconocida por su calidad académica, no sólo en Estados Unidos si no en toda América.” -Mónica Montoya, English as a Second Language Student

Centennial Stories – Chicano Protest at UTEP

By on January 21, 2015

"Mecha got formed in 'el segundo', spread to UTEP and took fire. It took hold. And it became a strong movement." -Cinthia Miranda, Bachelor in Sociology - Class of 1970

Centennial Stories – Don Henderson

By on January 7, 2015

"I was president of the student body when we had the first black student. Newspapers, magazines, television people, they called; they wanted to know what was going to happen? What was going to take place? Was there going to be riots?" -Don Henderson, SGA President 1955-1956

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THIS WEEK: Ending the Centennial Celebration

By on December 28, 2014

As the Centennial Celebration comes to a close, we would like to thank everyone for their support and participation in UTEP's 100th Anniversary.