Posts By: Maribel Villalva

Maribel Villalva

Maribel Villalva is the executive director of UTEP's Centennial Celebration and the director of its Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens.

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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.

Centennial Photo Contest Exhibit Opening Nov. 8

By on October 29, 2014

Make plans to attend the Centennial Photo Contest exhibit opening Nov. 8! Winners will be announced at this day! Join us for food, family and fun!

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“Radio Shangri-La” Author Lisa Napoli to speak at UTEP

By on October 22, 2014

As part of the University of Texas at El Paso’s Centennial Celebration, The Centennial Museum and Welcome Center, in conjunction with UTEP Faculty Member Kathleen Key, will present “An Evening with Lisa Napoli” at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12.

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New Exhibit Showcases Entries / Winners of the Centennial Photo

By on October 21, 2014

The final exhibit in the series is an interactive exhibit showcasing the entries and winners of the Centennial Photo Contest.

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October Walking Tour Highlights “Haunted Campus”

By on October 16, 2014

For October, the Centennial Office has partnered with the UTEP Student Alumni Association to present the “Haunted UTEP” Walking Tour and Haunted House.

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Postmark Pays Homage to UTEP’s Centennial Celebration

By on October 1, 2014

The United States Postal Service will offer a special postmark in honor of The University of Texas at El Paso’s Centennial Celebration on Friday, Oct. 10, during UTEP’s Homecoming Week.

World Photographer Pierre Odier Discusses Bhutan’s Brokpa Community

By on September 16, 2014

Part of that history includes its longstanding friendship with the Kingdom of Bhutan. As a result, the Museum is currently displaying the exhibit “Bhutan: Jewel of the Himalayas” featuring the photography of Mark Paulda, which will be up through Oct. 25.

“Arts Venues on Campus” Highlighted in new Centennial Walking Tour

By on September 14, 2014

The theme for the September tour is “Arts Venues on Campus” to highlight the places on the UTEP where both the UTEP community and the public can enjoy art and attend musical and theatrical performances.

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PHOTOS: Centennial Celebration of the Arts

By on September 14, 2014

Awards were presented to Gaspar Enriquez and Rachelle Thiewes at the Centennial Celebration of the Arts.

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New Exhibit Celebrates the Beauty of Bhutan, Partnership with UTEP

By on August 13, 2014

As the headquarters for the UTEP Centennial Celebration, the Centennial Museum and Welcome Center will present the newest exhibit in the Centennial Exhibit Series, “Bhutan: Jewel of the Himalayas / Photography by Mark Paulda,” with a public opening at 2