Miner Minutes

Weekdays at 8:59am and 12:30pm

In honor of the UTEP Centennial Celebration, KTEP presents Miner Minutes.  Each weekday at 8:59am and 12:30pm, Norma Martinez and Louie Saenz will take a look back at the history of the University of Texas at El Paso.  UTEP's traditions, its people, it's unique architecture, and anniversaries of special events will all be celebrated in Miner Minutes.

Miner Minutes are an endorsed part of UTEP’s Centennial Celebration. Learn more at UTEP100years.com.

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  The tradition of believing in dreams at UTEP.  Today is the final day in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year!

Aired Dec. 31, 2013.

University Communications

 

   The tradition of alumni success at UTEP.  Today is Day 2 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 30, 2013.

peacecorpsconnect.org

 

   The tradition of service at UTEP.  Today is Day 5 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 27, 2013.

centennial.utep.edu

  The tradition of authenticity at UTEP.  Today is Day 6 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 26, 2013.

Wikipedia

 

   The tradition of beating the odds at UTEP.  Today is Day 7 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  Merry Christmas!

Aired Wed. Dec. 25, 2013.

graduate.utep.edu

    The tradition of affordability at UTEP. Today is Day 8 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Tue. Dec. 24, 2013.

UTEP Encyclopedia

  The Tradition of Beauty at UTEP.  Today is Day 9 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Mon. Dec. 23, 2013.

 

   The history of the Sun Bowl Game.  Today is Day 12 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 20, 2013.

El Paso Collaborative for Academic Excellence

    The El Paso Collaborative for Academic Excellence based at UTEP.  Today is Day 13 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 19, 2013.

sciencedaily.com

 

   UTEP provides a global context for its faculty, staff, and students.  http://centennial.utep.edu/global-reality.html  Today is Day 14 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 18, 2013.

  

  The 30-year history of the UTEP Dinner Theatre.  Today is Day 15 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 17, 2013.

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  UTEP's long-standing involvement with the Peace Corps.  Today is Day 16 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 16, 2013.

 

   The 131st commencement ceremony at UTEP is Dec. 14, 2013.  Today is Day 19 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  

Aired Dec. 13, 2013.

UTEP Library archives

  The Centennial Museum's new athletics exhibit, "Miner Strong - A Century of Sports at UTEP," opens today and runs through March 18.  Today is Day 20 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 12, 2013

nytimes.com, elpasotimes.com

 

   

  The greatest prank in UTEP history.  Today is Day 21 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 11, 2013.

sa.utep.edu

 

   The tradition of the Midnight Breakfast for students cramming for finals.  Today is Day 22 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 10, 2013.

engineering.utep.edu

 

   TCM Day - the oldest tradition on the UTEP campus.  Today is Day 23 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Mon. Dec. 9, 2013.

centennial.utep.edu

  

  Construction of the UTEP Centennial Plaza.  Keep track of UTEP's campus transformation at http://onthemove.utep.edu/

Today is Day 26 in the Countd0wn to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 6, 2013.

masterplan.utep.edu

    

  

  Leech Grove. Today is Day 27 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 5, 2013.

admin.utep.edu

  

  The new Pedestrian Bridge at UTEP.  Today is Day 28 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 4, 2013.

admin.utep.edu

    

 

   The Mining Minds sculpture at UTEP.  Today is Day 29 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  

Aired Dec. 3, 2013.

webcontent.utep.edu

    

  The Chihuahuan Desert Gardens on the UTEP Campus.  Today is Day 30 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Dec. 2, 2013.

 

   The history of UTEP in digital format.  http://encyclopedia.utep.edu/index.php/How_to_Research_UTEP_History

Today is Day 33 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.  

Aired Nov. 29, 2013.

sunbowl.org

    

  Happy Thanksgiving!  The history of the Sun Bowl Parade in El Paso.  Today is Day 34 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 28, 2013.

  The online historical references on the UTEP Encyclopedia.  http://encyclopedia.utep.edu/index.php/Main_Page

Aired Nov. 27, 2013.

utepspecialevents.com

    The history of Magoffin Auditorium.  Today is Day 36 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Tue. Nov. 26, 2013.

 

    

   The history of UTEP's Heritage House.  today is Day 38 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 25, 2013.

academics.utep.edu

    

  

  The different homes of the UTEP Library.  Today is Day 40 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 22, 2013.

    

 

   The History of the Centennial Museum on the UTEP Campus.  Today is Day 41 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 21, 2013.

transformations.utep.edu

 

   The long & controversial history of the UTEP Geological Sciences Building.  Today is Day 42 in the Countdown to UTEP's Centennial Year.

Aired Nov. 20, 2013.

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