Topic: Felipe Alanis

Program helps immigrants graduate high school

June 30, 2008
Dr. Felipe Alanis, associate dean for the university's K-16 Education Center, congratulates a student in the Language

Children immigrating to Texas from Mexico face many obstacles when entering the Texas public school system, but a new university program is working to close the gaps and help more students succeed.

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Migrant Student Award Winners Named at The University of Texas at Austin

April 1, 2008

High school students Melissa CastaƱo of Edinburg, Texas, and Atanacio Gomez of Eagle Pass, Texas, were named Students of the Year on Monday, March 31, by the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Outstanding Migrant Students To Be Recognized

March 25, 2008

High school migrant students from across the state will be recognized at a special ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on March 31 during the annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony at The University of Texas at Austin.

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