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In the Press

In the Press

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The announcement of a new university in South Texas garnered statewide, national and international press. These articles reflect key stories from media of interest to the UT System's announcement. 

Timeline set for merged school

The Brownsville Herald

July 17, 2013

Perry marks university merger bill in Valley

San Antonio Express-News

July 16, 2013

Perry signs bill merging Rio Grande Valley universities

The Brownsville Herald

July 16, 2013

University merger signed into books

KVEO News Center 23

July 16, 2013

Perry ceremonially signs bill creating new school

ABC owned television stations

July 16, 2013

Gov. Perry signs UTB, UTPA merger bill into law

KGBT-TV Channel 4

July 16, 2013

Officials: University bodes well for economy

The Brownsville Herald

July 16, 2013

UT regents, TSC finalize lease, land agreements

The Brownsville Herald

July 11, 2013

UT regents approve land deal for new university

The Texas Tribune

July 10, 2013

Regents shape new UT Valley university

San Antonio Express-News

July 10, 2013

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