Free flu shots
UTRGV Health Services will administer free flu shots for students from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at its clinic in Cortez Hall 237 on the Brownsville campus and its clinic at 613 N. Sugar Rd. on the Edinburg campus. For more information, call Office Assistant Beverly Estrada at 882-3891.
Sigma Tau Delta info sessions
The Sigma Tau Delta-International English Honors Society will hostan information session at 12:30 p.m.Tuesday in ARHU 185 on the Edinburg campus. The session is open to all majors.Refreshments will be provided. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hasta la Vista 2015!
The UTRGV Counseling Center invites the campus community for a ceremonial goodbye to the things that might have kept them down last year in the Hastala Vista 2015! event from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Student Union on the Brownsville campus. For more information, call 665-2574.
Save RGV from LNG meeting
Save RGV from LNG will conduct newcomer orientation at 6 p.m.Thursday in the Galeria 409 Art Gallery, located at 409 E. 13th St. in Brownsville. A business meeting will follow at 6:30 p.m. For more information, visit saveRGVfromLNG on Facebook.
UTRGV’s Mariachi Aztlán will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in the Performing Arts Complex on the Edinburg campus. The group will be joined onstage by the UTRGV Mariachi Juvenil Aztlán, UTRGV Ballet Folklórico, the Palmview and La Joya High School Mariachis(Friday), and the Roma High School and McAllen High School mariachi groups (Saturday). Tickets are $10 each.For more information, call 665-3881 or 665-2175.
Graduation application deadlines
Students planning to graduate this summer must submit their application by Feb. 1. Students who will graduate in
Fall 2016 must turn in their application by May 1. For more information, contact the Graduate College at 665-3661 or email email@example.com.
Vaquero hot chocolate bar
Enjoy a free frozen hot chocolate with all the trimmings at noon Feb.1 in the Commons on the Edinburg campus. For more information, call 665-7989.
V-Bucks will be awarded to the top-place finishers in the Billiards Tournament that will take place from 3 to 5 p.m. Feb. 2 in the Student Union Game Room on the Edinburg campus. For more information, call 665-7989.
A FreshStart Conference will take place from 1 to 7 p.m. Feb. 5 in the Student Union’s Gran Salón on the Brownsville campus and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 6 in the Student Union Theater on the Edinburg campus. To register, go to https://utrgv.collegiatelink.net/form/start/86332. For more information, call 882-5111 or 665-2660.
Blue Ribbon 5k Run/Walk
The American Marketing Association-Edinburg will host a Blue Ribbon 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. Feb.20 in the Edinburg Municipal Park, 714 S. Raul Longoria Rd. AMA-Edinburg has teamed up with the RGV Diabetes Association to raise awareness of this disease. All proceeds will go to the RGV Diabetes Association. Early registration is $20 for adults, $25 for an adult with a child and $10 for children between the ages of 13 and 17. For more information, contact Jolene Arellano at (512) 785-0145 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘Run Away with Me’ fundraiser
The UTRGV Exercise Science Club will host the “Run Away with Me” 5K and 1 mile Run/Walk fundraiser at 7 a.m. Feb.20 in the Main Building on the Brownsville campus. Early registration is $30, late registration is $35. To register online, visit https://www.raceentry.com/races/run-away-with-me-/2016/register. For more information, call 336-8941 or email race coordinator Sigifredo Zavala at email@example.com.
–Compiled by Monica Gudiño