Volleyball coach Mike Flores visits with
prospective team members
prior to tryouts on Aug. 24. Team tryouts will
continue through Friday, Aug. 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the La Forge Hall
gym. The college will sponsor a team this fall in the inaugural season
with South Texas Club Sports League. SWTJC will play its first game on
Oct. 13 at home against Palo Alto College.
Students begin a campus tour (above) following a
welcome in the Tate Auditorium
on Friday, Aug. 12, during new student
orientation held on the Uvalde campus. Orientation participants
(below) crowd around the stage to watch a pie-eating contest that
concluded the first orientation session on Friday, Aug. 12. Just over
200 students attended Friday's orientation. An additional new student
orientation is set Aug. 27, in Uvalde.
Del Rio registration
SWTJC Del Rio counselor Marilyn Casson helps
on Thursday, Aug. 4, in the Del Rio library.
Approximately 300 students registered during the special one-day onsite
registration. Advisor-assisted registration will continue in Del Rio and
at sites across the college's service area through Aug. 19.
SWTJC Director of Counseling Donald W. Merritt
a student for fall classes on Thursday, Aug.
11. One full week of registration remains before the start of classes on
SWTJC President Dr. Ismael Sosa, Jr., welcomes
faculty and staff
during the first general session of fall
convocation. Dr. Sosa has been president since 1999. He was first hired
by the college as an instructor in 1968. Fall convocation will continue
through Friday, Aug. 19.
Eagle Pass registration
Students go over schedules as they wait to
register Tuesday, Aug. 9,
in Eagle Pass. SWTJC staff will be in Pearsall
on Wednesday and in Hondo on Thursday as registration continues for fall
Students crowd the lobby of the Flores Student
on Tuesday, Aug. 2, the first day of
advisor-assisted registration. Students must obtain a time permit to
register in person for fall classes. Contact the Admissions Office to
obtain a time permit or call 591-7255.