Results for Tag: "Migrant Student Program"



CIE Celebrates the Exemplary Migrant Students of 2013

4/25/2013

During the 2013 Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony, 40 exemplary students were honored for their academic achievements through K-16 Education Center's Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

Armando Garza and Xavier Zamora named Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

Armando Garza and Xavier Zamora named Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

4/16/2013

Garza and Zamora were named the top “Students of the Year” by the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program during the Exemplary Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony on April 15.

Migrant Student Program honors graduating seniors on April 15

Migrant Student Program honors graduation seniors on April 15

4/10/2013

High school migrant students from across the state will be recognized at the 26th annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony at The University of Texas at Austin. The ceremony honors students who have completed distance learning courses through CIE's Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

Special Olympics congratulates Sebastian Nieto, athlete and 2012 Exemplary Migrant Student

Sebastian Nieto and his mother Candelaria Garza

6/19/2012

The Special Olympics congratulates athlete Sebastian Nieto on their website for being named a 2012 Exemplary Migrant Student and recipient of the Creative Award.

Migrant Student Program recognizes 2012’s exemplary students

4/25/2012

The Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program held its 25th anniversary Exemplary Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony on April 2. Check out our video report, photo gallery and links to press reports from this special event.

Eric Guajardo and Jessica Reyna named the Exemplary Migrant Students of the Year

Eric Guajardo and Jessica Reyna

4/2/2012

Eric Guajardo from Alamo, Texas, and Jessica Reyna, from La Joya, Texas, were named “Students of the Year” on Monday, April 2, 2012, by the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program.

CIE marks 25th anniversary of the Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony

3/28/2012

Throughout the month of March, we have posted updates on past Exemplary Migrant Students. Those posts have led up to this: the 25th anniversary of the Migrant Student
Program and Recognition Ceremony on April 2.

Migrant Student Program 25th Anniversary: Maricruz Garcia Leal

Maricruz Garcia Leal

3/20/2012

To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Migrant Student Program, we interview Maricruz Garcia Leal, a 1997 Exemplary Migrant Student now working as an elementary school teacher.

Migrant Student Program 25th Anniversary: Adrian Flores

Adrian Flores

3/13/2012

To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Migrant Student Program, we interview Adrian Flores, a 2006 Exemplary Migrant Student now working as a criminal defense attorney in San Antonio.

Migrant Student Program 25th Anniversary: Alexis Fernandez

Alexis Fernandez of the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement Program

3/5/2012

In 2012, the Migrant Student Program celebrates its 25th Anniversary. To mark this milestone, we will feature updates on former students to see how the program impacted their lives. First is Alexis Fernandez, who went from 2006 Student of the Year to UT Austin graduate to Samsung Semiconductors engineer.

K-16 Education Center goes extra mile to help high school students graduate on time

K-16's Erin Connolly prepares to process exams returned from schools.

6/27/2010

Every graduation season, the K-16 Education Center goes into overdrive to ease the way for high school seniors to graduate on time. “The phone never stops ringing starting in April up through June,” says Erin Connolly. “We often go outside our usual process to help these students."

CIE’s Peggy Wimberley helps migrant students meet the challenge of distance education

Peggy Wimberley of CIE's Migrant Student Program

5/5/2010

Peggy Wimberley describes how the Migrant Student Graduation Enhancement program has made a lasting impact on Texas migrant students. Since its beginning in 1987, over 15,000 students have earned credit toward their high school diplomas through this important program.

Students honored at 2010 Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony

4/1/2010

Forty outstanding high school migrant students from across Texas were recognized on March 29 at the 23rd annual Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony at The University of Texas at Austin. Our video cameras were on hand to capture the event.

Rogelio Ortiz and Sofia Velazquez named Migrant Students of the Year

Sofia Velazquez and Rogelio Ortiz

3/29/2010

Rogelio Ortiz and Sofia Velazquez were named Students of the Year by CIE's Migrant Student Program. Ortiz and Velazquez were selected from among 40 migrant high school students honored for their exemplary achievements.

Migrant Student Program Prepares to Celebrate Graduating Seniors

Migrant Student Program Seniors

3/25/2010

CIE's Migrant Student Program provides distance learning opportunities to help migrant students maintain their studies while traveling. Preview next week's Migrant Student Recognition Ceremony by meeting three of the 40 students to be honored at the March 29th event.

Luz Hinojosa: Former migrant student now working with CIE’s Migrant Student Program

Luz Hinojosa

3/22/2010

From the time she was born until her junior year in college, Luz Hinojosa traveled with her family each spring to harvest cotton and grapes in California. Luz now supports the migrant community through her work in CIE’s Migrant Student Program.

Meet Alexis Fernandez: Former migrant student, current UT senior

Alexis Fernandez

3/11/2010

The Migrant Student Program provides distance learning courses to high school students traveling with their families to harvest crops. Alexis Fernandez was the program's exemplary student of 2006. Today, he is studying Mechanical Engineering at UT.

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