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Women in Technology Promotes Careers

STC Precision Manufacturing Technology student Jessica Adame

The Business and Technology Division at South Texas College hosts Women in Technology April 6. The annual event takes place from 5-8 p.m. at the Technology Campus (Ware Road and Military Highway) in McAllen. Geared to promoting careers non-traditionally held by women, the event is free and open to the public. This year’s Women in Technology event includes guest speaker, STC’s Chief Information Officer of Technology Resources Alicia Gomez, who…

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Continuing Nursing Education offered by STC

First Continuing Nursing Education course starts April 19 South Texas College and its Nursing and Allied Health campus will soon offer specialized Continuing Education Units for Continuing Nursing Education-specific training. It will be available for nurses and nursing educators throughout the region. The first session, “Nursing Leadership,” takes place April 19 at the NAH campus in McAllen at 1 p.m. Its next session, “Nursing Curriculum,” will begin in May. Subsequent sessions will include…

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Business Programs Accredited at STC

south texas college now holds business program accreditation

Business and technology programs earn ACBSP approval South Texas College’s business programs have earned accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. Established in 1988, ACBSP is the only organization offering specialized business accreditation for all degree levels, from associate to doctoral. “Every department here at STC obviously has to be accredited. One of our accreditations is through ACBSP which fall in line with SACS plus the business…

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Local Inventors’ Prototypes to be Made

STC and McAllen Chamber make prototypes for local inventors The McAllen Chamber of Commerce presented South Texas College $1,000 to underwrite the design of prototypes for those participating in the city’s Inventors and Entrepreneurs Network. The McAllen Chamber’s Innovation and Entrepreneur program is a support system for inventors to bring their ideas to fruition. By partnering with STC, the chamber can now help inventors and entrepreneurs to offer working prototypes. These prototypes can be…

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Advanced manufacturing grant awarded to STC

Grant brings customized manufacturing training to McAllen South Texas College has received a $400,000 Development Corporation Fund grant award from the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and the City of McAllen primarily for the delivery of customized training for McAllen manufacturing companies. The customized advanced manufacturing training involves more than 300 courses at STC, tailored for the needs of local industry. The strength lies in modifying and customizing these courses, or…

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