Daniel Blue Tyx
UT-Rio Grande Valley looks to become the first 'bilingual, bicultural, biliterate' campus in the country.
UT-Rio Grande Valley looks to become the first bilingual, bicultural, biliterate campus in the country... Read More
Physicians hope to revolutionize health care in the Valley with a simple prescription — access.
If community outreach and primary care for the uninsured save lives and money, why aren’t we doing more of it in places like the Valley? The answer lies partly in the thorny politics of health care reform and immigration policy. But there’s also a simple human resources problem — too few doctors. Read More
After a riot destroys a for-profit prison, Willacy County ponders its economic future.
As Willacy County faces a gaping hole in its budget, $128 million in debt still owed on Tent City, and the loss of its largest employer, I’d come to find out if the prison that was supposed to be the county’s economic salvation would end up being its undoing. Read More