Veteran’s Day Statement

Those familiar with the Holy Bible likely know the story of the crucified convict known as the Good Thief who, being crucified with Jesus Christ said “Lord, remember me when you come into Your kingdom”. Jesus replied “Assuredly I say unto you, today you will be with...

September 11th: 16th Anniversary Statement

Sixteen years ago this month, our nation was forever changed by the attack of Islamic terrorists on our citizens and our way of life. The faces of those who perished that day still stare at the living from picture frames on walls and the pages of photo albums in homes...

Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

On this Holocaust Memorial Day, the civilized world again pauses to remember the lives lost through the evil of Adolph Hitler and his followers over seventy years ago. For some people that is the end of the story. Others recognize that the end of the Holocaust was...

Guest Musician to Perform

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College School of Arts and Letters will welcome Dr. Júlio Ribeiro Alves to present a concert of classical guitar music Monday, November 27 at 7 p.m. in the Berry Fine and Performing Arts Center. Dr. Alves, a...

Campus Police Honors Officer of the Year

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College Campus Police continue to show their dedication to keeping the campus community safe. To honor this dedication, President Michelle Johnston presented Officer Mark Kinney with the Larry and Laura Rees...

Community College Levy Falls Short on November 7 Ballot

The Rio Grande Community College replacement levy has fallen short of the required votes needed on the November 7 ballot. President of Rio Grande Community College Dr. Michelle Johnston said despite the outcome, Rio will continue its efforts to provide quality...

Rio Presents Second Annual Veterans Award

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College takes pride in honoring veterans who have served and are continuing to serve our country. As part of this endeavor, Rio created the “Jim Marshall Veteran of the Year Award” to recognize veterans who have...

Rio Plans Sixth Annual Bevo Francis Cancer Walk

The University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College will host the Sixth Annual Bevo Francis Cancer Walk Sunday, November 12 at 3 p.m. The one mile walk will begin at the basketball courts beside the Rhodes Student Center and continue one mile down Bevo...