Reception Honoring Dr. Julieta V. García

On July 7, 2022

President Joe R. Biden

awarded the

Presidential Medal of Freedom

the nation’s highest civilian honor recognizing people who have made an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavor


Dr. Julieta V. García

This achievement is anchored in Dr. García’s inspiring legacy of advocacy working alongside many honorable and dedicated individuals to transform the lives of students in the Rio Grande Valley through the power of higher education.


UTRGV students, faculty, staff, colleagues, friends, and community leaders are invited to celebrate this momentous occasion at a




Thursday, September 15, 2022


5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Program at 5:30 p.m.


UTRGV Brownsville Campus – PlainsCapital Bank El Gran Salón

Student Union on Ringgold Road

Parking will be available in lots B2, B3, and B5.

Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

Business Casual Attire

For questions or accommodations, contact

Thursday, September 15, 2022 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

PlainsCapital Bank El Gran Salón – Student Union (BSTUN), BSTUN 2.36
One West University Blvd., Brownsville, Texas

Event Type

Campus Life, Community

Target Audience

Students, General Public, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, Families (Children)






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