Students conducting research at The University of Texas-Pan American are tackling some big issues that affect the Rio Grande Valley from health care access to political corruption, reporter Jennifer Berghom has more on that.
An Edinburg native has his place in history, as he was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor by President Obama on Tuesday.
Edinburg native and Army Pvt. Pedro Cano was one of two dozen recipients to receive the Medal of Honor.
UTPA is hosting its annual Festival of International Books and Arts next week and this year the university is looking to bridge the arts and sciences.
Reporter Jennifer Berghom (pronounced BERG HOME) has more on that.