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The Future of SRSU Kinesiology Told by its Newest Faculty Member

While waiting to speak to Dr. Ray, the advantages of attending Sul Ross become apparent. Dr. Ray’s attention to detail and dedication to advising the student in his office exemplifies what it means to provide the frontier experience. The advising session closes with words of encouragement and a high-five before the student exits his office Read more about The Future of SRSU Kinesiology Told by its Newest Faculty Member[…]

Lobos Work Hard to Compete in National and Regional Plant Identification Competitions

This month, we want to talk about lobos with grit, and our 2018-2019 Wildland Plant Identification Team is an excellent example of grit. This competitive Sul Ross team participated in the National Society for Range Management Meeting in February to finish 10th out of 27 international teams. We had the chance to sit down with Read more about Lobos Work Hard to Compete in National and Regional Plant Identification Competitions[…]

McNair Student Reflects on Time at Sul Ross State

It was difficult for me to find my footing and build my confidence in higher education. I came into the university as a first generation college student, entirely consumed with the fear of trying to pursue a path of professional studies. In all honestly, I had little to no faith in myself. It wasn’t until Read more about McNair Student Reflects on Time at Sul Ross State[…]

Computer Science Beyond the Video Game

My name is Bret Scott, and I’m an Assistant Professor of Communication at Sul Ross State University. I teach film and video production. I also teach courses for our Computer Science Art Technology – game design degree. What’s a filmmaker doing teaching computer science classes? I’m glad you asked. Lots of universities have computer science Read more about Computer Science Beyond the Video Game[…]

President’s Perspective February 2019

This month our Frontier View focuses on reasons to love Sul Ross and how the university continues to change lives in our region and state.  Sul Ross offers opportunities to people who want to break barriers, challenge themselves, and find new frontiers.  As I start my fifth year as the President of Sul Ross State Read more about President’s Perspective February 2019[…]

Sul Ross Eagle Pass Professor Offers Evening of SciFi

I’m Dr. Audrey Taylor, new Assistant Professor of English, based at the Eagle Pass campus. On December 3rd I gave a talk entitled “Science Fiction as Fantasy: Anne McCaffrey’s Space Dragons” to a small group of students, faculty, and community members from Uvalde, with Del Rio and Eagle Pass tuning in via teleconference. In my Read more about Sul Ross Eagle Pass Professor Offers Evening of SciFi[…]