Greer Museum: Bringing Art to Community for 25 Years

irst opened, the museum continues to play a key role as a venue for visual arts in both the institution and the community. Jim Allen, professor of art and museum director, said he is excited for the exhibits coming to Rio this semester. “We have a great line-up of...

Alumni Association Looking for Past Homecoming Kings/Queens

All former Rio Homecoming Kings and Queens, the Rio Grande Alumni Association is looking for you! We want to invite you back to participate in our Homecoming Parade on Friday, Nov. 17 at 5 pm here on campus. Please contact Delyssa Edwards, Director of Alumni...

Nursing Graduates Celebrate with Pinning Ceremony

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College recognized their 2017 graduates from the Holzer School of Nursing’s Hybrid LPN-RN Advanced Placement Track with a pinning ceremony Friday, August 11. Dr. Donna Mitchell, dean of the College of Professional...

Rio Gives Back with Backpacks

Classes for the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Fall 2017 semester will begin Monday, August 21. New and returning students planning to live on campus will spend the weekend moving into their dorm rooms during Welcome Weekend. Student...

Rio DMS Graduates Honored at Pinning Ceremony

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College recognized their 2017 Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates with a pinning ceremony Friday, August 4. Stephanie Saunders, DMS Program Director, said the students have worked hard throughout the year to...

Rio to Offer New English Associate Degree

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College School of Arts and Letters is excited to announce a new Associate Degree in English will be offered starting the Fall 2017 semester. The degree’s design centers on writing, reading, language and literature....