Phi Kappa Phi Initiation
The Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society chapter at Texas A&M University-Kingsville had an initiation ceremony on Thursday, November 8. Phi Kappa Phi is the nation's oldest and most selective all-discipline honor society. The Society's mission is to recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others.
5th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony
Javelina Alumna, Col. Lisa Carrington Firmin aims to inspire minorities to pursue military leadership
“I had a lot of people tell me that I probably shouldn’t have joined—that the military wasn’t a place for women,” Firmin says. “It was difficult because there weren’t a lot of role models who looked like me.”
Read her story from sanantoniomag.com at the link below:
Farewell Reception for Dr. Steven Tallant
The City of Weslaco and the Weslaco Economic Development Corp hosted a Farewell Reception for Dr. Steven Tallant Monday. Tallant will retire at the end of the year.