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The tassel is worth the hassle 2,500 expected to graduate at this month’s commencement ceremony

[caption id="attachment_13338" align="aligncenter" width="1100"] Albert Monrroy/The Rider[/caption] Communication senior Jorge Askary Aguirre will wrap up his collegiate career this semester knowing that having a higher-education degree will give him an edge in the job market. Aguirre began attending UTRGV when it was still legacy institution UT Brownsville in 1999. “In

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Between a rock and a hard place Community remains split on Jefferson Davis Highway Memorial relocation

[caption id="attachment_13308" align="aligncenter" width="1100"] Historic Brownsville Museum Site Manager Eugene Fernandez, representing the Cameron County Historical Commission, speaks last Wednesday in favor of keeping the Jefferson Davis Highway Memorial at Washington Plaza. Robert Benavidez Jr./The Rider[/caption] Residents gathered at the Brownsville Event Center Wednesday night to voice their opinions on

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