Posts By: Anais Acosta

Anais Acosta

Kristine Navarro-McElhaney served as the director of UTEP's Institute of Oral History until 2014.

Centennial Stories – Mandala Sunrise

By on October 30, 2014

“I think that piece is beautiful, it’s so ethereal. At different times of the day, different colors are glowing at you. It changes color, much like the character of the mountains change color.” Liz Thurmond, Director, Stewardship and events

Centennial Stories – University Partners Convocation

By on October 29, 2014

"The best product the university can give is people that think creatively and solve problems. That is what we are getting from UT-El Paso, so we are very happy with this collaboration." -Dr. Kamlesh Lulla, Director, University Research, Collaboration and Partnership Office / NASA

Centennial Stories – UTEP Celebrates 1914-2014

By on October 27, 2014

"The children know and are familiar with UTEP and can start to have those aspirations and dreams of going to college. UTEP is a big part of that." -Micaela Varela, Principal, Polk Elementary

Centennial Stories – International Food Fair

By on October 23, 2014

Centennial Stories – Raul Carrillo

By on October 15, 2014

"I treat my classroom like I would treat a courtroom, like I would treat a judge, like it's the single most important thing that I have to do at that moment." -Raul Carrillo, Adjunct Professor of Business Law and Ethics

Centennial Stories – Homecoming Parade 2013

By on October 9, 2014

“Homecoming is the best time of the year.” Jaqueline Macias, Student Alumni President 2013

Centennial Stories – Homer Dale

By on October 1, 2014

"I was so poor growing up, I really never expected to go to college. I was very thankful to have been able to get my degree here." -Homer Dale, Accounting, Class of 1948

Centennial Stories – Welcome Back Week 2014

By on September 24, 2014

"It's barely my first week here, but I feel the pride and the satisfaction of going to a school that's close to home. A lot of students have a lot of fun ... . Everyone is so knit tight." -Hala Abdel-Jaber, Freshman, Political Science Major

Centennial Stories – Minerpalooza 2014

By on September 17, 2014

"This is the biggest party of the century; this is Minerpalooza 2014. UTEP is celebrating 100 years of educating people in this region." -Dr. Diana Natalicio, President, UTEP

Centennial Stories – Centennial Night at The Chihuahuas

By on September 10, 2014

"UTEP means family, tradition, and hope." -Alvin J. Garcia, UTEP student