Centennial Stories – Viva la Causa Exhibition

By on July 23, 2014

“You can create change, and the coming together is a very powerful tool in creating a more just society.”

-Dr. Yolanda Chávez Leyva, Chair of the Department of History.

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Utility Companies Expected to Complete Wiggins Road Work Soon

By on July 22, 2014

El Paso Water Utility and Texas Gas Service crews are on schedule to finish the installation, connection and testing of its new lines on Wiggins Road by the end of July. The projects must be completed before aboveground work can

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El Paso’s First Museum Located Next to ‘New’ College on the Hill

By on July 20, 2014

Editor’s note: The following is part of a weekly series commemorating The University of Texas at El Paso’s Centennial Celebration in 2014. El Paso’s elected and community leaders wanted to create a museum since the early 1900s, but it took


THIS WEEK: July 20 – 26

By on July 20, 2014

Take a look to see what is happening this week inside the Centennial Celebration.

Centennial Stories – Manelic Alcala

By on July 16, 2014

"I was the first of my immediate family to graduate from a four year university; that was the best moment of my life." -Manelic Alcala, CASS Administrator Assistant

FROM KISS EL PASO: Check Out UTEP On A Walking Tour This Weekend

By on July 16, 2014

UTEP has been around for one hundred years, but most people only drive past it on the freeway, or only see a little bit of the campus when they go to football or basketball games. This weekend, you’re going to get the chance to see so much more of UTEP than you probably ever have.