Creative work by UTRGV students and faculty honored with 27 RGV-ADDYs | UTRGV Press Release

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http://www.utrgv.edu/en-us/about-utrgv/news/press-releases/2017/march-28-creative-work-by-utrgv-students-and-faculty-honored-with-27-rgv-addys/index.htm Creative work by UTRGV students and faculty honored with 27 RGV-ADDYs UTRGV students and faculty won numerous awards for creative excellence at the American Advertising Federation (AAF)-Rio Grande Valley ADDY awards competition in February. Shown are (from left, front row) Ping Xu, UTRGV assistant professor of graphic design; UTRGV students Richard Guzman, Alexandra Gonzalez, Jacqueline […]

ESL Teaching Training Crash Course: April 21, 9:00am-1:00pm/CESS 1.712

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Dear Taiwan trip participants Thanks to the UTRGV Office of International Program & Partnership (IPP) and UTRGV English department, the ESL teaching training session has been arranged. Please mark your calendar, and join the training course on April 21 at 9:00 A.M. After the course, we will take about 30 minutes to talk about some […]

Things to know before traveling to Taiwan | Summer 2017

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Photo credit: Guowen Wang When packing your luggage, please consider to bring the following items: 1. Insect Repellent Taiwan is a tropical island. An insect repellent is needed for outdoor activities in Taiwan. It can repel mosquitoes that may carry West Nile Virus. It can be available in Wal-mart, HEB, Walgreens, or Home Depot. 2. […]

Flight Details of the China Trip & Taiwan Trip | Summer 2017

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Dear students: Welcome to our Study Abroad China trip! It’s time to book your flight tickets now. The AA representative suggests to book all of your flights a ticket chain together, which will give you $500 or more savings. American Airline Flight 263 is one of your options that you will depart from Dallas to […]

FAQ About Communication in China

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1: How can I keep in touch with my friends and family when I travel in China? You have multiple ways to communicate people when you travel in China. WeChat: http://www.wechat.com/en WeChat (Chinese: 微信; pinyin:  Wēixìn; literally: “micro message”) is a mobile text and voice messaging communication service developed by Tencent in China. The app […]

Trip Advice in China | UTRGV – Summer 2017

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For travel safely, before you depart or after you arrive, PLEASE DO SOS Registration on www.internationalsos.com; Bring the prescription medicines you take every day; Write down your emergency contact, but do not address your boyfriend or girl friend; Go your local post office to hold your mail; Call your bank to tell your travel plan so […]

ARTS-4337 & ARTS-4391: Things to bring when traveling to China | Summer 2017

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When packing your luggage, please consider to bring the following items: 1. Insect Repellent Just like South Texas, Hunan province is located in the semi-tropical area of China, an insect repellent is needed for outdoor activities. It can repel mosquitoes that may carry West Nile Virus. It can be available in Wal-mart, HEB, Walgreens, or Home Depot. 2. Facial […]

Shen Yun Performing Arts 2017 in McAllen

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