The architecture tour is the first in a yearlong series of new, themed walking tours of campus offering the public an intimate look at different segments of the University.
Nearly all of the university's 97 buildings are characterized by high inward sloping walls and flared rooftops, which resemble the structures throughout Bhutan's rugged mountain terrain.
Today is Day 14 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. When the Texas School of Mines opened its doors in 1914, little did anyone in the community know that the school which would become the University of Texas at
Today is Day 83 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. Chile Con Queso is a popular snack here in the borderland, but did you know the Kingdom of Bhutan with which UTEP shares a special relationship with has its
Today is Day 87 in the Countdown to UTEP’s Centennial Year. Thirty-three UTEP representatives – students, faculty and staff – will travel to the tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, nestled between China and India, for nearly three weeks beginning Sunday, Sept. 29.
Three new products designed exclusively for UTEP’s Centennial Celebration capture the “taste” of our rich heritage and unique setting. The Centenario Salsa Product Line features delicious salsa, chile con queso, and bean dip, each made from the finest, all natural
The architecture at the University of Texas at El Paso is unlike any other. When it came time to design the buildings for the Texas School of Mines, the Dean’s wife, Kathleen Worrell, recommended the fascinating architecture of the kingdom
“Naturally, we are happy and proud to have won the NCAA basketball championship,” declares Texas Western College president Joseph M. Ray, “but the achievements which should offer us the greatest satisfaction are those which pertain to academic excellence.” In short,
While the Bhutanese architectural influence is easily identified on UTEP’s campus, the symbolism behind the characteristic features may be less well known. Buddhism, the dominant religion in Bhutan has influenced style and design features of Bhutanese buildings. These features found