Related Program: Miner Minutes MINER MINUTES: Distinguished Alumni Related Program: Miner Minutes ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Major General Juan Ayala Bob Beamon at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics Maria Castanon-Coates Willarda Edwards Tim Hardaway Credit Image courtesy of nba.com Karla Martinez New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez Bob O'Rear and the early founders of Microsoft (middle row, far left). Bill Gates is at lower left. Mary Lou Valdez Credit Image courtesy of fda.gov Listen Listening... / Just a few of the many distinguished alumni who have attended UTEP. Today is Day 58 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year. Aired Nov. 4, 2013.