The Texas observer has a profile on UTRGV focusing on plans to make the university a bilingual institution.
When this has been brought up on campus within faculty, I had heard that there was a law somewhere that said the language of instruction for public universities had to be English. I could not find it, so maybe this was just a rumour. It used to be that the state’s K-12 schools were English only... but that was over 40 years ago.
While I’m here, on top of our institution’s issues with accreditation, the nursing program is under warning.
Inside the Nation’s First Bilingual University
UTRGV nursing program under warning