News

  • January 22, 2015

    On Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 6-9:00pm in the Paul Robeson Campus Center, Rooms 255-57, there will be a film screening of The New Black and discussion with director, Yoruba Richen. The New Black documents how the African-American community and the black church grapples with gay rights issues in light of the recent gay marriage movement. There will be a recpetion following the presentation.

  • January 22, 2015

    On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6-8:00pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Alondra Nelson will discuss how the Black Panther Party's understanding of health care anticipated current debates about the politics of race and medicine. Discussion and reception will follow.

  • January 22, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:30pm, the Kùlú Mèlé African Dance & Drum Ensemble presents a free, live performance at Bradley Hall Theatre. Inspired by the voices of our ancestors, Kùlú Mèlé preserves, presents and builds upon the dance and music of Africa and the African Diaspora. The concert is open to the public and a reception will follow.

  • January 22, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 from 4:00-5:30pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Shalini Puri will speak on how conflicting cultural memories of the Grenada Revolution surfaced in everyday life and the diaspora, and explore the legacies for egalitarian politics in the region. Discussion and reception will follow.

  • January 22, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 from 6:00-7:30pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Rosamond S. King will discuss sexualities, violence, and repression in the Caribbean experience.  Discussion and reception will follow.

  • January 21, 2015
  • January 21, 2015

    Learn about the teacher certification options through the Urban Teacher Education Program. 

    Information Session: 

    Monday, February 16, 2015

    10:00am-12:30pm

  • January 21, 2015

    There are a number of pre-college programs that hire tutors, teaching assistants, etc, for the summer. We have invited representatives from some of these programs to inform you of their positions, application process, and requirements. So...grab your lunch and join us! 

    Monday 1/26 in Bradley 148 at 11:30am. (Refeshments will be available.) 

  • January 16, 2015
  • January 15, 2015

    In its continuing initiatives to prepare teachers for the 21st century, UTEP secured a grant from the United States Department of Education to expand its offerings and reach. Now, in partnership with Jersey City Public Schools and Liberty Science Center, non-profit science museum dedicated to bringing the excitement, power, and promise of science and technology to people of all ages, Excite and Ignite: Building the Next Generation of Teachers (NextGen) provides specialized resources from the world of informal science education for students seeking teaching certification in a STEM field—science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.  This transformative partnership prepares future teachers with a deeper understanding of science and engineering practices and to teach STEM fields with a broader repertoire of hands-on, minds-on instructional strategies. Moreover, all UTEP teacher candidates participate in a yearlong clinical experience and receive support during their first two years of teaching. 

    UTEP is fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

     

  • January 14, 2015
  • January 12, 2015

    UTEP would like to congratulate our outstanding Fall 2014 program completers! 

    Nicholas Lavender

    Bianca Noelcin

    Farah Rahman

    Fatema Sheikh

    Kyle Wengerter

    Look forward to some exceptional teachers entering the field!

  • January 09, 2015

    In Memory of Dr. Clement Alexander Price, 1945-2014
    Saturday, February 21, 2015, 9:30 am – 7:00 pm
    The Paul Robeson Campus Center, 350 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102

  • January 06, 2015

    On Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 6-9:00pm in the Paul Robeson Campus Center, Rooms 255-57, there will be a film screening of The New Black and discussion with director, Yoruba Richen. The New Black documents how the African-American community and the black church grapples with gay rights issues in light of the recent gay marriage movement. There will be a recpetion following the presentation.

  • January 06, 2015

    On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 from 6-8:00pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Alondra Nelson will discuss how the Black Panther Party's understanding of health care anticipated current debates about the politics of race and medicine. Discussion and reception will follow.

  • January 06, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:30pm, the Kùlú Mèlé African Dance & Drum Ensemble presents a free, live performance at Bradley Hall Theatre. Inspired by the voices of our ancestors, Kùlú Mèlé preserves, presents and builds upon the dance and music of Africa and the African Diaspora. The concert is open to the public and a reception will follow.

  • January 06, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 from 4:00-5:30pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Shalini Puri will speak on how conflicting cultural memories of the Grenada Revolution surfaced in everyday life and the diaspora, and explore the legacies for egalitarian politics in the region. Discussion and reception will follow.

  • January 06, 2015

    On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 from 6:00-7:30pm in the Dana Room, 4th floor of Dana Library, Rosamond S. King will discuss sexualities, violence, and repression in the Caribbean experience.  Discussion and reception will follow.

  • December 31, 2014

  • December 19, 2014

    In Memory of Dr. Clement Alexander Price, 1945-2014
    Saturday, February 21, 2015, 9:30 am – 7:00 pm
    The Paul Robeson Campus Center, 350 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Newark, NJ 07102