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August Photo Archive

Volleyball tryouts

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.

Orientation crowd

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. PHOTO GALLERY

Del Rio registration

SWTJC Del Rio counselor Marilyn Casson helps students register
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.

Registration continues

SWTJC Director of Counseling Donald W. Merritt registers
a student for fall classes on Thursday, Aug. 11. One full week of registration remains before the start of classes on Aug. 22.
President's welcome

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 classes.

On-site registration begins

Students crowd the lobby of the Flores Student Services Building
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.

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